The entrance to the Department of History’s office in Sidney Smith Hall

Nicholas Everett

Associate Professor

Office Location:  Sidney Smith Hall, Room 3113

Fields of Study Geographical Fields:

Africa; Britain and Ireland; Europe; Mediterranean and Middle East

Fields of Study Thematic Fields:

Cultural and Intellectual; Economy, Technology and Society; Food; International Relations; Medicine; Religion and Society; Social; State, Politics, and Law

Fields of Study Chronological Fields:


Areas of Interest:

History of pharmacy.


Nick Everett’s research has concentrated on various aspects of early medieval Italian history and the history of literacy and education in early medieval Europe. He has published a number of articles on law, administration, hagiography, palaeography and diplomatics, and is the author of Literacy in Lombard Italy, c. 568-774 A.D. (Cambridge, 2003). He is currently working on a collection of English translations of early medieval Italian saints’ lives, aspects of the practice of law, the works of Claudius of Turin, and early medieval medical texts.

Authored Publications:


  • PhD, University of Cambridge