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Northumbria University Public Lecture Series: Professor Matthew Kelly

Northumbria University


Professor Matthew Kelly, Professor of Modern History, Arts, Design and Social Sciences, Northumbria University

Design Building, City Campus East, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne 

Refreshments will be available from 6pm.

About the Speaker

Matthew Kelly is Professor of Modern History, focusing on the development of environmental policy in the post-war period, the cultural history of landscape, and the history of National Parks and nature conservation.

Matthew joined Northumbria in 2016 as a Professor. Between 2006 and 2016, he was a Lecturer and then Associate Professor at the University of Southampton, and between 2003 and 2006 he was a British Academy Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Oxford. In 2012-13, he was a Fellow of the Rachel Carson Center, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich and in 2016 he was a Visiting Researcher at St. John’s College, Oxford

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Northumbria University
Design Building
City Campus East
Newcastle upon Tyne



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