Industry Day 2015 Speaker: Prof Dauvit Broun

Prof Dauvit Broun joined the staff of Scottish History at the University in 1990, and has been Professor of Scottish History since 2009. Since 2007 he has been the Principal Investigator of a number of projects funded by the AHRC and the Leverhulme Trust that have, in collaboration with King’s College London, created and developed the People of Medieval Scotland database (

As Director of ArtsLab, Prof Broun co-leads the collaboration with Education Scotland that enables staff at the College of Arts to work with practitioners to produce resources for Curriculum for Excellence based on recent research. His current AHRC-funded research is on a project using Scottish charters of 1100-1250 to develop a new perspective on the origins of government.

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