People

Prefix telephone numbers with 0116 252 (or 223/373 where indicated) when calling from outside the University.

Academic staff

Name  Position  Telephone  Email 
Dr Andrew Hopper  Professor in English Local History and Admissions Tutor  3979  ajh69@le.ac.uk 
Dr Richard Jones  Associate Professor in Landscape History and Director of the Centre  2764  rlcj1@le.ac.uk 
Dr Susan Kilby  Leverhulme-funded Postdoctoral Research Fellow    sk565@le.ac.uk 
Dr Ismini Pells  AHRC-funded Postdoctoral Research Fellow  373 6486  ismini.pells@le.ac.uk 
Professor Keith D.M. Snell  Professor of Rural and Cultural History   2763  kdm@le.ac.uk 
Professor Kevin Schurer  Professor of English Local History  223 1276  ks291@le.ac.uk 

University Fellows and Honorary Visiting staff

Name  Position  Email
Professor Derek Aldcroft  Honorary Visiting Fellow  dha2@le.ac.uk 
Dr Eric Gruber von Arni  Honorary Visiting Fellow   
Dr Julie Attard  Charnwood Roots Project Manager, Victoria County History of Leicestershire  jad17@le.ac.uk 
Dr Amanda de Belin  Honorary Visiting Fellow  mdb36@le.ac.uk 
Dr Peter Diplock  Honorary Visiting Fellow  pad9@le.ac.uk 
Professor Christopher Dyer  Leverhulme Research Fellow and Emeritus Professor of Regional and Local History  cd50@le.ac.uk 
Dr Richard Dyson  Honorary Visiting Fellow   
Dr Pamela Fisher  Victoria County History of Leicestershire (LVCHT)  pjf7@le.ac.uk 
Dr Alan Fox  Honorary Visiting Fellow  af162@le.ac.uk 
Dr Richard Gilbert  Honorary Visiting Fellow   
Dr Maureen Harris  Honorary Visiting Fellow  meh27@le.ac.uk 
Dr Graham Jones  Honorary Visiting Fellow  grj1@le.ac.uk 
Professor Peter King  Emeritus Professor of English Local History  pk180@le.ac.uk 
Dr Bridget Lewis  Honorary Visiting Fellow  bl73@le.ac.uk 
Dr Mark Page  Honorary Visiting Fellow  mrp15@le.ac.uk 
Dr Sylvia Pinches  Honorary Visiting Fellow  smp38@le.ac.uk 
Professor Charles Phythian-Adams  Former Head of Department of English Local History  cvpa1@le.ac.uk 
Mr Julian R. Pooley  Honorary Visiting Fellow  jrp21@le.ac.uk 
Mr Ken Smith  Honorary Visiting Fellow   
Dr Andrew Watkins  Honorary Visiting Fellow (LVCHT)  aw394@le.ac.uk 
Dr Martin Watkinson  Honorary Visiting Fellow (LVCHT)  maw41@le.ac.uk 

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