Professor Julia Barrow

Julia Barrow is Professor of Medieval Studies in the School of History at the University of Leeds. She was educated at St Andrews (MA) and Corpus Christi College, Oxford (DPhil). Her research interests focus on bishops, clergy and charters of the earlier and central middle ages and her publications include editions of episcopal acta for Hereford and St Davids, and a monograph on the career-patterns of clergy 800-1200 (The Clergy in the Medieval World, CUP, 2015). Her current research concentrates on the concept of reform in the middle ages.