Fourteenth-century English social, economic, and military history
Impact of war, war financing, corruption and natural disasters on the peasantry
Complaint and "evils of the times" literature
Medieval English military logistics
Medieval Academy of America Frederic C. Lane Dissertation Grant, 2003
White Hart Society James L. Gillespie Award, 2005
"Food, Famine, and Edward II's Military Failures", Journal of Medieval Military History 16 (2018): 63-77.
"Feeding Mars: Military Purveyance in the Long Fourteenth Century" in Fourteenth Century England vol. 10, ed. Gwilym Dodd (Woodbridge: Boydell, 2018), 67-88.
"The Wounded Soldier: Honey and Late Medieval Military Medicine" in Wounds and Wound Repair in Medieval Culture, eds. Kelly DeVries and Larissa Tracy (Leiden: Brill, 2015), 194-214.
"The Fisher Antiphonary: A Gilded Window onto the Strozzi and Late Fifteenth-Century Florentine Politics", Digital Philology 2:1 (May 2013): 113-35.
“Sotelties and Politics: The Message Behind the Food in Late Medieval Feasts". Paper presented at the Fifty-Third International Congress on Medieval Studies, Western Michigan University. Kalamazoo, MI. May 10-13, 2018.
"Feeding Mars in Times of Famine: Edward II's Military Operations After Bannockburn". Paper presented at the Twenty-Third International Medieval Congress, University of Leeds. UK. July 4-7, 2016.
"Food, Fodder, and Edward II's Military Failures". Paper presented at the Fifty-First International Congress on Medieval Studies, Western Michigan University. Kalamazoo, MI. May 12-15, 2016.
"The Costs of Feeding Mars: Edward I and Purveyance". Paper presented at the 600th Anniversary of the Battle of Agincourt Conference. Southampton, UK. July 31-August 3, 2015.
"Those Who Preserve Life of the Field of Death: Medical Practitioners at War, 1100-1500," Common Men and Women at War, 300-1500 Conference. Trondheim, Norway. June 2-4, 2014.