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UK Fellow, Medieval Studies, elected in 1998

Professor Chris Wickham FBA

Appointments

Current post

  • Chichele Professor of Medieval History Emeritus, All Souls College, Oxford; Professor of Medieval History, University of Birmingham

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, Reader in Medieval History, Professor of Early Medieval History, University of Birmingham, 1977
  • Professor of Early History, University of Birmingham, University of Birmingham, 1994 - 2005
  • Chichele Professor of Medieval History, All Souls College, Oxford, All Souls College University of Oxford, 2005 - 2017
  • Chichele Professor of Medieval History Emeritus, All Souls College, Oxford, 2017
  • Professor of Medieval History, University of Birmingham, 2017

British Academy Appointments

  • Publications Secretary, 2009 - 2014

Publications

Early medieval Italy (1981)

Community and clientele (1998)

Legge, pratiche e conflitti (2000)

Other Medieval Studies Fellows

Professor Sylvia Huot

Medieval French literature & manuscripts, particularly the 'Roman de la Rose', courtly allegory & prose romance.

Professor Jeremy Lawrance

The medieval & Renaissance literature & history of Spain from 1200 to 1700, with special interests in literacy, libraries & the history of ideas; humanism; imperialism

Professor Vincent Gillespie

Medieval literary theory and the psychology of literary response; poetic identity in the Middle Ages; Nietzschean slow reading; medieval religious writing ("vernacular theology"); Syon Abbey; history of the book