David Lawson

David Harry Lawson

Graduate Assistant

Professional Summary

David Lawson is a first year M.A. student in History at the University of Cincinnati with a concentration in World History. His research interests involve the history of European imperialism and the history of China, with a specialization in the Qing dynasty and the Late Imperial period. He graduated with a B.A. in History from Allegheny College.  Upon graduating from Allegheny, he received the Harold Huntley Haine Prize in History in recognition of his academic career, as well as his undergraduate thesis titled Western Non-State Actors in the Taiping Civil War, 1860-1864.


B.A.: Allegheny College Meadville, PA, 2023 (History)