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: email@example.com
Dr Andy Burn
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.
- College Mentor, Hatfield College
- Trustee and committee member for publicity, Local Population Studies Society
Chapter in book
- Burn, Andy (2018). Work before play: occupations in Newcastle upon Tyne, 1600-1720. In Economy and culture in North East England, c. 1500-1800. Green, Adrian & Crosbie, Barbara Boydell Press. 115-135.
- Burn, Andy (2017). Wage labour, wealth and the power of a database: unlocking communities of work outside urban guilds in Newcastle upon Tyne. In Cities and Solidarities: Urban Communities in Pre-Modern Europe. Colson, Justin & van Steensel, Arie Routledge. 169-187.
- Brown, A. T., Burn, Andy & Doherty, Rob (2015). Coping with Crisis: Understanding the Role of Crises in Economic and Social History. In Crises in Economic and Social History: A Comparative Perspective. Brown, A. T., Burn, Andy & Doherty, Rob Boydell Press.
- Brown, A. T. , Burn, Andy & Doherty, Rob (2015). Crises in Economic and Social History: A Comparative Perspective. People, Markets, Goods: Economies and Societies in History. Boydell Press.
- Burn, Andy (2017). Seasonal work and welfare in an early industrial town: Newcastle upon Tyne, 1600-1700. Continuity and Change 32(2): 157-182.