Jamie Peck named Corresponding Fellow of the British Academy
UoM Alumnus and MUI International Academic Advisory Group member Jamie Peck has been named Corresponding Fellow of the British Academy for his outstanding contributions to the field of economic geography.
We are delighted to hear that Manchester undergraduate and graduate alumni, Jamie Peck, has been named Corresponding Fellow of the @BritishAcademy_ for his outstanding contributions to the field of economic geography.
Jamie was an undergraduate and postgraduate in the Department of Geography during the 1980s and, after a brief spell in Australia, returned to Manchester for as a Lecturer in 1990. He left Manchester as a full Professor in 2000 for the University of Wisconsin-Madison, before moving to the University of British Columbia ten years later.
Jamie has been a past Hallsworth Visitor Professor at Manchester and continues to be involved in our urban research through his position on the MUI's International Academic Advisory Board.
For full details see the British Academy announcement.