The Leicester Medieval Research Centre


Name Subject(s) Email

Professor Neil Christie, CMR Co-Director

Late Antique and early medieval archaeology, esp. Italy and Britain; urbanism and landscape change 
Dr Erin Thomas Dailey, CMR Co-Director Late Antique and early medieval history, including the Islamic world

Dr Rachel Askew (Hon. Research Fellow) Medieval archaeology and heritage; Heritage Officer for Breedon Priory (HLF)
Dr Stacy Boldrick Iconoclasm, medieval and contemporary art history
Dr James Bothwell 
Late medieval political and social history of England 
Dr Jose Carvajal Lopez (Hon. Research Fellow)
Islamic archaeology (eastern Mediterranean - Persian Gulf); medieval Iberia
Dr Brian Costello Medieval archaeology, early medieval material culture and social memory
Professor Emeritus Chris Dyer
Social, economic and landscape history
Dr David Edwards
Landscape archaeology, especially in North Africa
Professor Emeritus Norman Housley
Crusading and crusading ideas
Dr Marianne Hem Eriksen Viking Age archaeology; archseologies of architecture, space, place; gender and the body
Professor Ben Jervis Medieval archaeology, urban archaeology, material culture
Dr Richard Jones
People and the land between c.400 and c.1500 AD
Dr Susan Kilby (Hon. Research Fellow)
Peasants' relationships with the landscape in the later Middle Ages, manorial administration, palaeography
Professor Andy Merrills
The history and culture of late antiquity, especially North Africa
Dr Ben Parsons
English language and theory, late medieval literature
Professor Joanna Story
Early medieval European history, archaeology, manuscript studies and epigraphy
Professor Richard Thomas
The archaeology of animal bones and human-animal relationships

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