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Books in Print
Africa and World War II, edited by Judith A. Byfield, Carolyn A. Brown, Timothy Parsons, and Ahmad Alawad Sikainga. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2015.
The Second British Empire: In the Crucible of the Twentieth Century. Lanham MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2014.
The Rule of Empires. New York: Oxford University Press, 2010. Korean and Paperback Editions 2012.
Race, Resistance and the Boy Scout Movement in British Colonial Africa. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2004.
The 1964 Army Mutinies and the Making of Modern East Africa. Westport CT: Praeger, 2003.
The African Rank-and-File: Social Implications of Colonial Service in the King's African Rifles, 1902-1964. Portsmouth: Heinemann, 1999.
The British Imperial Century, 1815-1914: A World History Perspective. Lanham MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 1999.
"Being Kikuyu in Meru: Challenging the Tribal Geography of Colonial Kenya," Journal of African History, v. 53, n. 1 (2012).
"Local Responses to the Ethnic Geography of Colonialism in the Gusii Highlands of British-Ruled Kenya," Ethnohistory, v. 58, n. 3 (2011).
"The Limits of Sisterhood" The Evolution of the Girl Guide Movement in Colonial Kenya," in Scouting Frontiers: Youth and the Scout Movement's First Century, edited by Nelson Block and Tammy Proctor. Newcastle on Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2009.
"Undivided Loyalties: Inkatha's Uses of the Boy Scout Movement," in Being Zulu: Contesting Identities Past and Present, edited by Benedict Carton, John Laband, and Jabulani Sithole. Scottsville SA: University of KwaZulu-Natal Press, 2008.
"Een-Gonyama Gonyama!: Zulu Origins of the Boy Scout Movement and the Africanisation of Imperial Britain," Parliamentary History, v. 27, n. 1 (2008).
“British Colonial Rule in Sub-Saharan Africa.” In Oxford Bibliographies in African Studies. Ed. Thomas Spear. New York: Oxford University Press, forthcoming spring 2014.">
Children and Youth in History: Teaching Model, African Scouting. Created by the Center for History and New Media at George Mason University and the University of Missouri-Kansas City. (http://chnm.gmu.edu/cyh/teaching-modules/95?section=introduction)
Director, International and Area Studies Program, 2010 to 2015.
Director of Graduate Studies, Department of History, 2005 to 2011.
Media Committee for Arts and Sciences, 2007 to Present.
Undergraduate Council, Emerging Technologies Study Group, 2007.
Interim Director, African and Afro-American Studies Program, 2003 to 2005.
Washington University Fulbright Committee, 2002 to 2005.
College of Arts and Sciences Curriculum Implementation Committee, 2002 to 2005.
Advisory Committee, History Department, 2002 to 2003.
Freshman Program in International Studies, 1999 to Present.
Graduate Committee, History Department, 1998-9 & 2001 to Present.
Curriculum Committee for Freshman Program in International Studies, 1998-9.
Selection Committee for International Pre-Dissertation Grants, Washington University, Spring 1997-2000.
Curriculum Committee on African Studies, 1996-7.