Prof. Carmel Vassallo

Prof. Carmel Vassallo

Prof. Carmel Vassallo



Room 102
Old Humanities Building (OH)
University of Malta
  +356 2340 2979
Carmel Vassallo's duties at the UoM are as follows:

1) Head of the Department of Spanish and Latin American Studies
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2) Coordinator of the Mediterranean Maritime History Network
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3) Maritime History Editor at the Journal of Mediterranean Studies
(Refer )
  • Maritime History
  • Spanish and Latin American History

Vassallo, C. & Mafrici, M. (eds) 2012, Sguardi mediterranei tra Italia e Levante (XVII-XIX secolo), Malta university Press, Malta.

Vassallo, C. & D'Andrea, D. (eds) 2010, From West to East: Special Issue of Journal of Mediterranean Studies, Mediterranean Insititute, University of Malta, Malta.

Vassallo, C. 2008, "Sailing under the red duster : Maltese merchant seafarers in the twentieth century", The Mariner's Mirror, , pp. 446-460.

Vassallo, C. & D'Angelo, M. (eds) 2007, Anglo-Saxons in the Mediterranean : commerce, politics and ideas (XVII-XX centuries), Malta University Press, Malta.

Vassallo, C. 2006, "Servants of Empire : the Maltese in the Royal Navy", Journal of Mediterranean Studies, vol. 16, no. 1/2, pp. 273-289.

Vassallo, C. 2005, "Maltese entrepreneurial networks" in Diaspora entrepreneurial networks : four centuries of history, ed. Baghdiantz McCabe, Ina et al, Berg, Oxford and New York, pp. 125-144.

Vassallo, C. & Harlaftis, G. (eds) 2004, New directions in Mediterranean maritime history, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada.

Vassallo, C. 2001, "The Maltese merchant fleet and the Black Sea grain trade in the nineteenth century", International Journal of Maritime History, vol. XIII, no. 2, pp. 19-36.

Vassallo, C. 1998, The Malta Chamber of Commerce, 1848-1979 : an outline history of Maltese trade, Malta Chamber of Commerce, Malta.

Vassallo, C. 1997, Corsairing to commerce: Maltese merchants in XVIII century Spain, Malta University Publishers, Malta.

  • SPA1003 - An Overview of Spanish History
  • SPA1013 - Christians, Muslims and Jews in Al-Andalus
  • SPA1018 - An Introduction to Latin America
  • SPA1019 - An Introduction to Spain
  • SPA2003 - An Overview of Latin American History
  • SPA2019 - Imperial Spain
  • SPA3006 - Synoptic Study-Unit (Contemporary Spain)
Member of the Editorial Boards of:
1) International Journal of Maritime History
2) Research in Maritime History
3) Journal of Mediterranean Studies.