Press release

Regius Chair of History University of Oxford

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

The Queen has approved that Professor Lyndal Roper PhD, FAHA, Fellow and Tutor in History at Balliol College, Oxford, be appointed Regius Professor of History (previously Modern History) in the University of Oxford in succession to Professor Robert John Weston Evans PhD, FBA.