Professor Frank Mort
Professor of Cultural Histories
I took the post of Professor of Cultural Histories and Director of our Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in the Arts (CIDRA) at the University of Manchester in October 2004. Previously I was Professor of Cultural History and Director of the Raphael Samuel History Centre at the University of East London (1998-2004). I've held visiting professorships in the history departments of a number of leading American Universities including Johns' Hopkins (2008) and Columbia (2004), and major research fellowships at the Shelby Cullom Davis Center, Princeton University (2004-05) and the National Humanities Center (2001-02).
I am currently on the editorial board and advisory board of journals that include: Cultural and Social History, Twentieth Century British History, Consumer Culture, Journal of Cultural Economy, and a member of the Academic Advisory Board of the Centre for Contemporary British History, Institute of Historical Research, University of London since 2000.