John E. (Jack) Crowley

Professor Emeritus

Jack----Dept-photo-July-2011

Email: crowley@dal.ca
Mailing Address: 
Marion McCain Building, 6135 University Ave
PO Box 15000, Halifax, NS B3H 4R2
 
Research Topics:
  • Early modern Anglo-American history
  • Comparative European colonization
  • Material culture
  • Landscape history


Education

  • AB (Princeton)
  • MA (Michigan)
  • PhD (Johns Hopkins)
  • Munro Professor of History

Selected publications

  • Imperial Landscapes:  Britain's Global Visual Culture, 1745-1820. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2011.
  • The Invention of Comfort: Sensibility and Design in Early Modern Britain and Early America. Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001.

Awards and honours

  • Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, Research Grant, 2011-14
  • University of California at Berkeley, Sproul Fellowship, 2010   
  • Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, Research Grant, 2003-08
  •  John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, Fellowship, 2001-02
  •  John Carter Brown Library, Mellon Fellowship, 2002
  • Yale Centre for British Art, Visiting Scholar, 2000