Dr. Eamonn T. Gardiner, is a consulting historian, who has previously conducted research into links between wartime traumatic-neurosis and evidence of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) amongst veterans of the First World War serving as Auxiliary Policemen, during the Anglo-Irish War 1919-1921. He has written extensively on local and state responses to popular insurgencies, under British central and colonial administration. In 2009 he published 'Counterinsurgency and Conflict: Dublin Castle and the Anglo-Irish War (CSP, 2009).' In 2017 he served as Editor of 'Retrospective: Journal of the Irish History Students Association.' Published papers include; 'The training of the Irish Volunteers, 1913-1916' (The Irish Sword, 2017); 'Scattered, Ambushed and Laid Out: War and Counterinsurgency in the greater Tuam area, 1919-1921' (JOTS, 2015).
Research interests include De-Colonialisation/Post-Colonialism; Insurgency, Police and Military Histories; Institutional Histories; Modern Irish & World History; History of Conflict, Protectorates and Peace-Keeping; Hegemony; Old and New Terrorism.