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Dr Samu Niskanen

Roles and subjects

Hugh Price Fellow in History



Dr Samu Niskanen is Hugh Price Fellow in History at Jesus College and Newton International Research Fellow at the University of Oxford.

Academic Background

MPhil, LicPhil and DPhil in History (Helsinki)

Undergraduate Teaching

History of the British Isles II (1042-1350)
General History II (1000-1300)
The Crusades
Early Gothic France, c. 1100-1150
The Norman Conquest of England

Postgraduate Teaching

Anselm of Canterbury and his circle
High medieval book culture
History of Finland

Research Interests

Anselm of Aosta/Bec/Canterbury
Anglo-Norman church
High medieval book culture
Medieval letter writing


Subject notes for courses taught at Jesus College:

See also Faculty of History website.