Professor Dame Averil Cameron


I was Warden of Keble College from 1994 to 2010 and Professor of Late Antique and Byzantine History, as well as a Pro-Vice-Chancellor. I held a Leverhulme Emeritus Fellowship in the Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies in 2011-13 and was chair of the Oxford Centre for Byzantine Research from 2010 to 2020. I have been President of the Council for British Research in the Levant (CBRL) and am currently President of the Society for the Promotion of Byzantine Studies.    

Research Area(s):

History of Christianity


Research Interests: 

History and culture of late antiquity and Byzantium, including religious and ecclesiastical history. Orthodoxy and heresy; religion and culture in late antiquity and Byzantium; types of eastern Christianity in late antiquity.

Research Centres and Projects:

Member of the committee of the Oxford Centre for Byzantine Research.

Full List of Publications:

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