Vincent Gillespie

Professor Vincent Gillespie, FBA

Visiting Senior Research Fellow in Medieval English Literature


Since 2004 Vincent has been J.R.R. Tolkien Professor of English Literature and Language at the University of Oxford. He is Honorary Director of the Early English Text Society, and Series Editor of Exeter Medieval Texts and Studies. He is a Fellow of the British Academy, and a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries, Royal Historical Society and the English Association. He is also a Professorial Fellow of Lady Margaret Hall, and an Honorary Fellow of Keble and St Anne’s Colleges.