Robert Ian MOORE

8th May 1941, at Enniskillen, Northern Ireland

Married; one daughter and two sons

1952-59  Royal Belfast Academical Institution

1959-64  Merton College, Oxford;  B.A. 1962,  M.A.1966


1964 – 93 University of Sheffield: Assistant Lecturer, Lecturer, Reader in Medieval and Modern History

1993 –  2003   University of Newcastle upon Tyne: Professor of Medieval History

1989     Visiting professor, University of Chicago

2004    University of California at Berkeley, Distinguished Visiting Professor in Medieval Studie


Fellow of the Royal Historical Society (1975); Royal Asiatic Society (1992);

University of Indiana Institute of  Advanced Studies (1995)

Corresponding Fellow of the Medieval Academy of America (2002).