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Professor Maria Fusaro

Contribution to discipline

  • (2016-2019) Member of the Scientific Committee of the Istituto Internazionale di Storia Economica ‘Francesco Datini’
  • (2014-2017) Member of the Peer Review College of the AHRC (Arts and Humanities Research Council)
  • (2012-2016) Vice-chair of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Maritime History
  • (2011-   ) Honorary Research Fellow of the Centre de la Mediterranee Moderne et Contemporaine at the Universite de Nice - Sophia Antipolis (France)
  • (2007-   ) Director of the Centre for Maritime Historical Studies
  • (2006-   ) Member of the Board of the British Commission for Maritime History
  • (2004-   ) Member of the International Maritime Economic History Association
  • Member of the Mediterranean Maritime History Network
  • Committee Member of the South West Maritime History Society
  • Member of the Scientific Board of the Fondazione Mansutti (see:



I have acted as a consultant for production companies (e.g. October Films), and historical documentaries on maritime and naval topics (e.g. BBC series 'Ruling the Waves')

I am one of the experts appearing on screen in the documentary of the Croatian Radiotelevision (HRT) on the documentary series Republika (The Republic of Dubrovnik).