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Revd Professor John Morrill FBA

About this Fellow

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor Emeritus of British and Irish History, University of Cambridge

Past Appointments

  • Research Fellow, Trinity College University of Oxford, 1970 - 1974
  • Lecturer, University of Stirling, 1974 - 1975
  • Fellow (1975+), Senior Tutor (1987-92), Vice Master (1993-2003) of Selwyn College Cambridge, Selwyn College University of Cambridge, 1975 - 2003
  • Professor of British and Irish History, University of Cambridge, University of Cambridge, 1998 - 2015
  • Lecturer, Reader then Professor, University of Cambridge, 1975
  • Professor Emeritus of British and Irish History, University of Cambridge, 2015

British Academy Appointments

  • Chairman of the Communications and Activities Committee, 2004 - 2009
  • Member of Council, 2000 - 2001

Publications

The revolt of the provinces 1976

The nature of the English revolution 1992

The Royal Historical Society on CD-rom: The history of Britain, Ireland and the British overseas 1998

Other Early Modern History to 1850 Fellows

Professor Sir Simon Schama

Early modern European social, political and cultural history; history of the Jewish people; history of art and culture

Dr Toby Barnard

The political, social and cultural histories of Ireland and England, c.1600-1800.

Professor Mary Fulbrook

20th-century German social history; structures & legacies of the Third Reich and the German Democratic Republic (GDR); longer-term German and European history in comparative perspective; the Holocaust and collective violence; historical and social theory