Professor Maxine Berg FBA

Global History, especially Asia and Europe; Intellectual History; Early Modern History

Elected 2004

UK Fellow
Economics, History

Maxine Berg is Professor of History at the University of Warwick (1998-present) and a Fellow of the British Academy, the Royal Historical Society and Academia Europaea. She is an Honorary Fellow of Balliol College, Oxford (2009-present), a Senior Member of Robinson College, Cambridge (2010-present) and an Associate Fellow of the Centre for History & Economics, University of Cambridge (2010-present). From 2010 to 2014 she was a European Research Council Fellow and served as the Director of the ERC Fellowship project Europe's Asian Centuries: Trading Eurasia 1600-1830. She served as Director of the Global History and Culture Centre from 2007 to 2010, as Director of the Eighteenth-Century Centre from 1998 to 2007 and was a Guggenheim Fellow from 2003-2004.

Current post

Professor of History, University of Warwick

Past appointments

London School of Economics and Political Science University of London Visiting Senior Fellow

Jan 2009 - Jan 2010

Queen Mary University of London Visiting Senior Fellow

Jan 2009 - Jan 2010

University of Warwick Professor of History

Jan 1998 -


Luxury and Pleasure in Eighteenth-Century Britain

by Maxine Berg - Published in 2005 by Oxford University Press

A Woman in History: Eileen Power 1889-1940

by Maxine Berg - Published in 1996 by Cambridge University Press

Political Economy in the Twentieth Century

by Maxine Berg - Published in 1990

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