Murray PITTOCK

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1962-01-05
Education Aberdeen GS, Univ of Glasgow (Bradley Medal, Buchanan Prize, Fotheringham Bursary, MA), Balliol Coll Oxford (Snell exhibitioner, ESU scholar, Nat Speech Communication Assoc of America visiting scholar, DPhil), Univ of Glasgow (DLitt)
Publications N/A
Recreations walking, debating (memb Br Isles debating team 1984, former Oxford Union debating champion, convenor of debates and dep speaker for life Glasgow Univ Union), chess
Clubs Adam Smith
Style Prof Murray Pittock, FRSE
Career formerly: prof of Scottish and Romantic Literature Univ of Manchester, prof of literature Univ of Strathclyde, reader Univ of Edinburgh; currently head Coll of Arts, vice-princ and Bradley prof of English literature Univ of Glasgow; sr Warnock fell Yale Univ 1998 and 2000-01, visiting fell in advanced Welsh and Celtic studies Univ of Wales 2002; visiting prof: Trinity Coll Dublin 2008, Charles Univ Prague 2010, Notre Dame 2014; assoc ed Oxford DNB 1998-, jt founding ed Scottish Studies Review 2000-07; pres Scottish Ctee of Profs of English 2001-03; memb: Cncl Assoc for Scottish Literary Studies 1990-, Fellowship Ctee Lit, Language and History and Creative Industries RSE, Humanities Research Ctee RSE 2006-10, AHRC English Postgraduate Panel 2006-08, Advsy Gp Scottish Govt 2009; convenor Nat Champions' Gp Scottish Studies 2011-13; fell HE Acad; BP Humanities Research Prize 1992-93, Chatterton lectr in poetry Br Acad 2002, nominated, called or shortlisted for various prizes incl Orwell, Saltire and Wolfson prizes; various invited lectureships; pres: Boswell Soc 2001-02, Edmund Burke Soc; tstee: Jacobite Studies Tst 2003-, Ossian Monument Tst 2012; FRHistS 1992, FSA Scot 1995, fell English Assoc (FEA) 2001, FRSA 2002, FRSE 2004
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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