Emeritus Professor Keith Wilson

Colleagues will be sorry to learn of the death, on 9 February 2018, of Emeritus Professor Keith Wilson, former Professor in the School of History.

Keith joined the University in 1969, three years after taking a First in History at Oxford, from which he also gained his doctorate in 1973.

At Leeds, he was duly promoted to a Senior Lectureship in International History, a Readership in 1993 and to a Promotional Chair in the History of International Politics in 2004. He retired in 2008.

The funeral service will be held at 3pm on Friday 9 March 2018 at Lawnswood Crematorium, Otley Road, Adel, LS16 8AA, on which day the flag on the Parkinson Building will be flown at half-mast in his memory.

A full obituary can be found here.

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