"The Middle Ages are both impossibly distant and tantalizingly close—that's what makes medieval history so compelling."
Ph.D., Harvard University
The College of William and Mary
Dr. Philip Daileader is Associate Professor of History at The College of William and Mary. He earned his B.A. in History from Johns Hopkins University and his M.A. and Ph.D. in History from Harvard University.
Before taking his position at William and Mary, he taught at the University of Alabama and the State University of New York at New Paltz.
Professor Daileader received William and Mary’s 2004 Alumni Fellowship Award for excellence in teaching. As a graduate student, he was a four-time winner of the Harvard University Certificate of Distinction in Teaching.
Dr. Daileader is the author of True Citizens: Violence, Memory, and Identity in the Medieval Community of Perpignan, 1162–1397. His research focuses on the social, cultural, and religious history of Mediterranean Europe.