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Current Research Associate

Melissa Moreton

Affiliation

Historical Studies

Field of Study

History of the Book, Global Middle Ages

Melissa Moreton is a codicologist and scholar of the history of the book, particularly interested in material culture and the development and exchange of manuscript technologies across Eurasia, Africa, and the Americas.

Dates at IAS

Research Associate
School of Historical Studies
current

Degrees

University of Iowa, History
Ph.D.
2013
Syracuse University, Florence, Art History
M.A.
2004

Appointments

IAS, Princeton
2020–2022
Research Associate
Hill Museum & Manuscript Library
2018–2020
ADSI
Newberry Library
2018
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Eurasian Manuscripts Sawyer Seminar - University of Iowa
2016–2018
Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow