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Institute of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (IMEMS)


The list below shows Durham University research staff who are members of IMEMS. Click the member's name to see a more detailed biography and department.

We also welcome anyone from outside the University with an interest in our work to join. Membership is free of charge. You will receive invitations to our programme of events, with a weekly emails digest about what is happening in the Insitute and further afield. To join IMEMS contact:

Dr Andy Burn

Contact Dr Andy Burn (email at

Andy works for the Curriculum, Learning and Assessment service supporting the PVC and Dean (Education) in developing educational policy, managing and analysing major student surveys, and supporting the University Education Committee and its sub-committees.

He is also a historian specialising in early modern (16th to 18th century) economic and social history, and particularly in the history of work. He was previously postdoctoral researcher on the 'Social relations and everyday life in England, 1500-1640' project and project officer for Palace Green Library’s summer 2015 exhibition, 'Magna Carta and the Changing Face of Revolt.

Other activities

  • College Mentor, Hatfield College
  • Trustee and committee member for publicity, Local Population Studies Society


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