School of History, Classics & Archaeology

About our staff

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Professor Stana Nenadic

BA, Ph.D. FRHistS

Professor of Social History and Cultural History


Contact information
Address: Room 2.22, William Robertson Wing, Old Medical School, Teviot Place
Telephone: +44 (0)131 650 3839
Office hours: Tuesday 10.00-12.00, Wednesday 11.30-13.00

After a first degree in Economic History from Strathclyde University and a PhD in Economic History from the University of Glasgow, I spent a year at the University of Stirling as Research Fellow in Entrepreneurship Studies before appointment to a Lectureship in Social History at Edinburgh. I was Postgraduate Director in the School of History and Classics from 2002 to 2003; Head of Economic and Social History from 2004 to 2007; School Graduate Director from 2009 to 2012.

Prior to my university studies, I spent several years working as a theatrical costume maker/designer.  I also undertake museum consultancies.

External appointments

Appointed by Royal Warrant to be a Commissioner of the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland, 2001-11.

Director of the Pasold Research Fund from January 2016. The Pasold Fund, a registered charity established in 1964, promotes research into textile, fashion and clothing history broadly defined, by giving financial assistance to researchers and museum curators, by organizing and supporting conferences and by publishing a monograph series with OUP and a major journal, Textile History.  See –

Useful Links

The Historical Association - Podcast Collection on The Scottish Textile and Craft Industries: