Dr Conrad Leyser MA, DPhil

Dr Conrad Leyser
Subjects: 
Department: 
Faculty of History
College office: 
Lightbody Fellow and Clarendon Associate Professor and Tutor in History, Deputy Dean of Degrees
Research interests: 

Conrad Leyser specialises in the religious and social history of the Latin West in late Antiquity and the early Middle Ages (300-1100). His current research project centres on celibacy and the professionalisation of the priesthood in the so-called 'unreformed' Church of the tenth century.

Selected publications: 

He is the author of Authority and Asceticism from Augustine to Gregory the Great and the co-editor of England and the Contintent in the Tenth Century (forthcoming).