Rosamond McKitterick , MA PhD Litt. D.

Corresponding Member of the Division of Humanities and the Social Sciences abroad since 2006

  • Sidney Sussex College, University of Cambridge


Research Areas:

  • History, Archaeology
  • Medieval history
  • Palaeography
  • Source studies
  • Historical auxiliary sciences
  • European history



Selected Memberships:

  • Monumenta Germaniae Historica
  • Medieval Academy of America
  • Royal Historical Society
  • Royal Society of Arts, Manufacturing and Commerce
  • Academia Europaea

Selected Prizes:

  • Dr A. H. Heineken Prize for History
  • British School at Rome Balsdon Fellow
  • Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study Fellowship
  • American Academy in Rome Lester K. Little Residency in Medieval Studies
  • ESF HERA-Joint Research Programme Award

Selected Publications:

  • McKitterick, Rosamond (2008) Karl der Große (Übers. aus dem Engl.).; Darmstadt: Primus (472 Seiten).
  • McKitterick, Rosamond (2006) Perceptions of the past in the early middle ages.; Notre Dame, Ind.: Univ. of Notre Dame Press (154 Seiten).
  • McKitterick, Rosamond (1989) The Carolingians and the written word.; Cambridge u. a.: Cambridge Univ. Press (290 Seiten).
  • McKitterick, Rosamond (1977) The Frankish church and the Carolingian reforms, 789-897., London: Royal Historical Soc. (236 Seiten); zugleich: Doktorarbeit, Cambridge 1975.