Research interests span the social, cultural and religious history of late ancient and medieval Europe. Publications on medieval views of death and the afterlife, cult of saints, material culture.
- Doctor of Philosophy, DHIST, University Of St Andrews
- Master of Arts, MAHIST, University Of St Andrews
Born in London, UK. Attended St. Andrews University, Scotland, MA 1983; PhD 1992; postgraduate research at the Institut fur europaische Geschichte (now Leibnitz Institut) in Mainz, Germany. I took up a faculty position at the University of Utah in 1992.