CMRS Directors


past and present, including associate directors



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 Chris Highley
 Professor of English
 Director, 2017-2018, 2019-present











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Graeme Boone
Professor of Music
Director, 2013–2017









Leslie Lockett

Leslie Lockett
Associate Professor of English
Associate Director, 2015–present
Interim Director, 2019









Richard Firth Green.

Richard Firth Green
Distinguished Professor of English
Director, 2005–2013



Jonathan Burgoyne.

Jonathan Burgoyne
Associate Professor, Medieval Iberian Literature and Cultures
Interim Associate Director, 2010–2011; Associate Director, 2012–2015





Sarah-Grace Heller.


Sarah-Grace Heller
Associate Professor of French
Interim Director, 2010–2011, Associate Director, 2008–2010, 2011–2012






Barbara Hanawalt.


Barbara Hanawalt
King George III Professor of British History, Emerita
Director, 2003–2005






Ethan Knapp.


Ethan Knapp
Associate Professor of English
Associate Director, 2004–2008






Sarah Iles-Johnston.


Sarah Iles Johnston
Distinguished Professor of Greek and Latin
Director, 2002–2003






Anna Grotans.


Anna Grotans
Associate Professor of Germanic Languages and Literatures
Chair of Germanic Languages and Literatures, 2008–2012; Acting Chair, 2004–2005
Interim Director, 1999–2000, Associate Director, 2000–2004




Nicholas Howe.

Nicholas Howe
Professor of English
Director, 1995–2002

In Memoriam by the Old English Newsletter





Eve Levin.


Eve Levin
Professor of History, University of Kansas
Director, 1992–1995






Christian Zacher.


Christian K. Zacher (English)
Professor and Director of English, Emeritus
Director, 1984–1992





James Kittleson.

James Kittleson
Professor of History
Director, 1983–1984

In Memoriam by the American Historical Association




Joseph Lynch.


Joseph H. Lynch
Distinguished Professor of History, Chair of Department of History, 1989–1993
Director, 1978–1983


In Memoriam by the American Historical Association




Stanley Kahrl.


Stanley J. Kahrl
Professor of English
Director, 1969–1978


In Memoriam by the Old English Newsletter