John Haldon


3-N-15 Green Hal




Shelby Cullom Davis ’30 Professor of European History, Emeritus. Professor of History and Hellenic Studies, Emeritus.

Research Areas

University Affiliation

Research Interests

History of the medieval eastern Roman (Byzantine) Empire; relationship between change in politics, social structure and the use and allocation of resources  and shifts in environmental and climatic conditions; state systems and structures across the European and Islamic worlds from late ancient to early modern times; the production, distribution and consumption of resources in the late ancient and medieval world, especially in the context of warfare.