Professor Michael Braddick FBA

Professor of History, University of Sheffield

Elected 2013

Fellow type
UK Fellow
Year elected

Michael Braddick is Professor of History at the University of Sheffield. He has published extensively on aspects of state formation, the English revolution and forms of popular politics, political engagement and agency in early modern England, Ireland and the British Atlantic. He is currently working on a project on the 20th-century British left and the English revolution, and on the politics of bread over the long run. He has held visiting scholarships at the Huntington Library, California, the Max Planck Institute for European Legal History in Frankfurt, the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, the École des hautes études en sciences sociales, Paris, and an ARC distinguished visiting fellowship at the University of Adelaide.

Past appointments

The University of Sheffield Professor of History, Faculty of Arts and Humanities

British Academy appointments

Chair, Section H9 (Early Modern History)

2018 -

Section H9 (Early Modern History) Standing Committee

2015 -

Humanities Group

2015 -

Research and Higher Education Policy Committee

2014 -

Chair, Higher Education Policy Development Group

2014 - 2020

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