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Professor Derek Beales FBA

About this Fellow

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor Emeritus of Modern History and Fellow of Sidney Sussex College, University of Cambridge

Past Appointments

  • Fellow, Sidney Sussex College University of Cambridge, 1955
  • University Lecturer in History, University of Cambridge, 1965 - 1980
  • Professor of Modern History, University of Cambridge, 1980 - 1997
  • Professor Emeritus of Modern History and Fellow of Sidney Sussex College, University of Cambridge, University of Cambridge, 1987

Publications

From Castlereagh to Gladstone, 1815-1885 1969

Joseph II, vol I: In the shadow of Maria Theresa, 1741-1780 1987

Monks, nuns and spoilers: European Catholic monasteries in the age of enlightenment and revolution 2002

Other Early Modern History to 1850 Fellows

Professor Ulinka Rublack

Cultural, social and religious history of the early modern world, comparative work on Protestantism and on material culture, with a focus on Germany