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Honorary & Retired staff

Robert D. Black, Professor of Renaissance History

The Italian Renaissance; Florentine history; 15th-century Italian historiography; Renaissance education.
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Gillian Cookson, Honorary Research Fellow

Industrial history, particularly engineering and textiles, and especially the industries of northern England in the 18th and 19th centuries.
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Kersten Hall, Honorary Fellow School of Philosophy, Religion and History of Science

A former molecular biologist in the School of Medicine, Dr. Hall is now author of 'The Man in the Monkeynut Coat' which tells the story of the forgotten pioneer, Leeds scientist, William Astbury.
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G. Richard Rastall, Emeritus Professor of Historical Musicology

Richard Rastall read music at Christ’s College Cambridge, followed by the MusB in Composition and Musicology; then he took a doctorate at Manchester University. He came to Leeds in 1967 as an Assistant Lecturer, and retired in 2006 as Professor of Histori
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Martin Thornton, Senior Lecturer in International History and Politics

+44 (0)113 34 33600

North America and foreign policy in the 20th century; Imperial and Colonial History as related to Canada and Great Britain.
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Steven W. Tolliday, Professor of Economic and Social History

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20th century Japanese economic history; Economic and social history of Britain and Europe since 1945; Business history; Labour history
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Ian Wood, Professor of Early Medieval History

Late Roman culture; Barbarian kingdoms of the Dark Ages: Anglo-Saxon sculpture: Northumbrian monasticism: eighteenth-, nineteenth-, and twentieth-century historiography of the Barbarian Invasions.
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