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Staff Prizes and Awards in The School of History, Classics and Archaeology

Prize Awarding Body Recipient Reason Date Awarded
Fellowship Royal Society of Edinburgh Professor Edgar Peltenburg   2010
By-Fellowship Churchill College, Cambridge Dr Jeremy Crang   2010
Visiting Professor Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris Professor Richard Rodger   2009
David Berry Prize for 2008 Royal Historical Society Dr Gordon Pentland Betrayed by Infamous Spies - The Commemoration of Scotland's 'Radical War' of 1820 2009
OBE Birthday Honours Hon. Professor David Breeze Recognition of his work as Chief Inspector for Historic Scotland 2009
OBE Birthday Honours Professor Ian Ralston Services to archaeology in Scotland 2009
Anniversary Fellowship for 2009-10 Economic History Society Ms Amy Lloyd British perceptions of emigration 1870-1914 2009
Visiting Scholarship St John's College Oxford Dr Francesca Locatelli

Eritrean borderlands with Sudan and Ethiopa 1890 to 1952

2009
Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2008 American Library Association Dr Martin Chick For 'Electricity and Energy Policy in Britain, France and The United States since 1945' 2009
Caird Senior Research Fellow National Maritime Museum Dr Nuala Zahedieh Jamaica and the Atlantic economy, 1655-1720 2008
R D W Connor Award Historical Society of North Carolina Dr Mark Newman "Toward 'Blessings of Liberty and Justice': The Catholic Church in North Carolina and Desegregation, 1945 - 1974" 2008
British Academy Senior Research Fellowship British Academy Professor Alvin Jackson   2008
Visiting Fellow Zentrum fur Zeithistorische Forschung, Potsdam, Germany Dr Pertti Ahonen   2008
Major Research Fellowship Leverhulme Trust Professor Douglas Cairns   2007
Chancellor’s Award The University of Edinburgh Professor Donald Bloxham University Rising Star 2007
Raphael Lemkin Award for 2007 International Association of Genocide Scholars Professor Donald Bloxham Latest book on Armenian genocide 2007
J.B. and Maurice C. Shapiro Senior Scholar-in-Residence United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC Professor Donald Bloxham   2007
Fellowship  of Royal Society of Edinburgh Royal Society of Edinburgh Professor Ian Ralston   2006
Frances Yates Fellowship Warburg Insitute Dr Monica Azzolini   2006
Renaissance Society Essay Prize Renaissance Society Dr Monica Azzolini In Praise of Art: Text and Context of Leonardos Paragone and its Critique of the Arts and Sciences 2006
Philip Leverhulme Prize Leverhulme Trust Professor Donald Bloxham Outstanding young researcher 2006
Brown Fellow & Visiting Professor of Anthropology University of the South (Sewanee), USA Professor Ian Ralston   2006
Willie D Halsell Prize Mississippi Historical Society Dr Mark Newman The Catholic Church in Mississippi and Desegregation, 1963 - 1973 2006
Young Scholar Award Renaissance Society of America Dr Monica Azzolini   2005
Ahmanson Fellowship The Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies Dr Monica Azzolini   2005
The John Aitkenhead Inaugural Award for Education - Fellow of the Academy of Merit and Scot of the Year Institute of Contemporary Scotland Professor Tom Devine   2005
Honorary Fellowship University of the West of Scotland Professor Tom Devine For services to Scottish culture 2005
OBE New Year's Honour's Professor Tom Devine For services to Scottish History 2005
Jeremiah Dalziel Prize in British History The University of Edinburgh Dr Gordon Pentland Most deserving Student 2004
Elected Member Academy of Social Sciences Professor Richard Rodger   2004
JSPS Visiting Professorship University of Tokyo Dr Crispin Bates   2002-3
Book Prize American Studies Network Dr Mark Newman Getting Right with God: Southern Baptists and Desegregation 2002
Lillian Smith Book Award Southern Regional Council Dr Mark Newman Getting Right with God: Southern Baptists and Desegregation 2002
Honorary Member Royal Irish Academy Professor Tom Devine   2001
Royal Gold Medal Her Majesty the Queen Professor Tom Devine   2001
Frank Watson Prize   Professor Richard Rodger Best Book in Scottish History 2001
Crystal Mark Plain English Society Professor Richard Rodger Software made Simple Books 2000
James B McMillian Prize University of Alabama Press Dr Mark Newman Getting Right with God: Southern Baptists and Desegregation 2000
British Academy Research Fellowship British Academy Professor Alvin Jackson   2000
British Academy Exchange Scholar to China British Academy Professor Paul Bailey   2000
Visiting Research Fellow Centre of Asian Studies, University of Hong Kong Professor Paul Bailey   2000
Visiting Professor National Taiwan University Professor Paul Bailey   1997
British Academy Exchange Scholar to China British Academy Professor Paul Bailey   1995
Fellow British Academy Professor Tom Devine   1994
Henry Duncan Prize Royal Society of Edinburgh Professor Tom Devine For work of international repute in Scottish Studies 1993
Senior Research Fellowship British Academy/ Leverhulme Trust Professor Tom Devine   1992
Fellow Royal Society of Edinburgh Professor Tom Devine   1992
Agnes Mure MacKenzie Prize Saltire Society Professor Tom Devine Best book on Scottish History 1991
Research Fellowship Leverhulme Trust Professor Paul Bailey   1990
Fellow Royal Historical Society Professor Tom Devine   1980
Senior Hume Brown Prize in Scottish History University of Edinburgh Professor Tom Devine Major original contribution to Scottish Historical Studies 1976

 

 

 

 

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