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Ph.D. Roger BACKHOUSE Professor of the History and Philosophy of Economics, Department of Economics, University of Birmingham


 Full-time positions:
1975-1977 Temporary Lecturer in Economics, University College London
1977-1980 Lecturer, University of Keele
since 1980 Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, Reader and then Professor, University of Birmingham
 Part-time positions:
 Visiting Lecturer/Professor, University of Bristol, University of Buckingham, University of Oporto, Ecole normale superieure de Cachan, University of Paris I (Pantheon-Sorbonne)
since 2009 Secondment to Erasmus University Rotterdam


History of Economics Society
European Society of the History of Economic Thought
International Network for Economic Method


The Penguin History of Economics, Penguin Books, 2002
Backhouse, R; Bateman, B.: The Cambridge Companion to Keynes, Cambridge University Press, 2006
Backhouse, R; Fontaine, P.: The History of the Social Sciences since 1945, Cambridge University Press, 2010
Backhouse, R: The Puzzle of Modern Economics, Cambridge University Press, 2010


British Academy Research Readership, 1998-2000
Lachmann Fellowship, London School of Economics, 2006-2007
Leverhulme Senior Research Fellowship, 2011-2014