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Kevin Michael Michael Sharpe

educator , historian

Kevin Michael Sharpe, British historian, educator. Fellow, Leverhulme Trust, 2004-2007. Fellow: Royal History Society (life; fellow 1981).

Background

Sharpe, Kevin Michael was born on January 26, 1949 in Rochester, Kent, England. Son of Thomas Henry and Nellie Doris (Gardener) Sharpe.

Education

Bachelor, University Oxford, 1968. Master of Arts, University Oxford, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, University Oxford, 1975.

Career

Fellow, Oriel College Oxford 1974-1978. Lecturer, Christ Church, Oxford 197678. Lecturer in Early Modern History, University of Southampton 1978-1989, Reader since 1989.

Visiting Fellow, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton 1981, Huntington Library, San Marino, California 1982. Visiting Professor Stanford University Humanities Center 1985-1986. Visiting Fellow, Humanities Centre, A.N.U. 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (books, essays, articles) Reading Revolutions (SHARP prize, 2001).

Membership

Fellow: Royal History Society (life. Fellow 1981).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cycling, travel, conversation.

Connections

father:
Thomas Henry Sharpe

mother:
Nellie Doris (Gardener) Sharpe