Julian Haseldine specialises in the cultural and political history of the Middle Ages.
His research focuses on the letters and letter collections of the 12th-Century Renaissance in France and England, and in particular on friendship and its role in social and political networking.
Julian is currently working on a book on friendship, letters and political networking in the 12th century.
He joined the University in 1998, having previously held research fellowships at the Universities of Oxford and Sheffield. He did his BA at St Peter's College, Oxford, and his PhD at Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge.