School of History, Classics & Archaeology

About our staff

Professor Robert Morris

BA, D.Phil, FRHS

Professor Emeritus; Economic and Social History

 

Contact information
Address: School of History, Classics and Archaeology, William Robertson Wing, Teviot Place, Edinburgh EH8 9AG
Telephone: +44 (0) 131 650 6693
Biography

I graduated in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from Keble College, Oxford in 1965. This was followed by graduate work in Nuffield College 1965-68. In 1968 I was appointed to the Department of Economic History in the Social Science Faculty of Edinburgh University where I taught until retirement. I was President of the European Urban History Association 2000-2002.

I am Patron of the Thoresby Society [Leeds] and President of the Scottish Economic and Social History Society.

I am editorial advisor to the journal Urban History

External appointments

I am Patron of the Thoresby Society [Leeds] and President of the Scottish Economic and Social History Society.

I am editorial advisor to the journal Urban History