Professor Jonathan Morris

Vice-President & Chair of Research Policy Committee

Jonathan Morris is Research Professor in Modern History at the University of Hertfordshire.  He is an expert on the global history of coffee, and enjoys an international reputation as a specialist in the transnational history of consumption and modern Italy. His most recent publication is Coffee: A Global History (Reaktion, 2019).  He leads the Heritage for Business unit within the University of Hertfordshire’s Heritage Hub and was a finalist in Most Innovative Contribution to Business-Collaboration category in the 2018 Times Higher Education Awards for his work with Nestlé Nespresso.  Jonathan is a member of the REF2021 History Sub-Panel.