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Prof David Livingstone

<p>Prof David N. Livingstone OBE FBA HonDLitt (<a href="/schools/gap/Staff/AcademicStaff/ProfDavidLivingstone/ExtendedInformation/">Extended Information</a>)</p>

Prof David N. Livingstone OBE FBA HonDLitt (Extended Information)


BA Hons QUB 1975.
Dip Ed QUB 1976.
PhD QUB 1982.

Professor of Geography & Intellectual History



School of Geography, Archaeology and Palaeoecology (GAP)
Queen’s University Belfast
Belfast, BT7 1NN
Northern Ireland, UK


+44 (0)28 9097 5145

Current Teaching:

GAP3004 Knowledge Space and Power

Current Administrative Roles:

Director of Research for Society, Space and Culture (SCC)
University Research Strategy Group
Professorial Salary Review Panel

Current Research:

Society, Space and Culture

Member of the Society, Space and Culture research cluster.


Dealing with Darwin: Place, Politics and Rhetoric in Religious Engagements with Evolution (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014), in press
Geographies of Nineteenth Century Science
(University of Chicago Press, 2011) edited with Charles W.J. Withers
The Sage Handbook of Geographical Knowledge 
(Sage, 2011) edited with John Agnew
Adam's Ancestors: Race, Religion and the Politics of Human Origins
(Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008)
Changing Climate, Human Evolution and the Revival of Environmental Determinism," Bulletin of the History of Medicine 86 (2012), 564-595
"Cultural Politics and the Racial Cartographics of Human Origins," Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers 35 (2010): 204-221

Additional Information:

Member, North-South Task Force, Royal Irish Academy
Member, Distinguished Advisory Board, Religion and Innovation in Human Affairs Research Programme, The Historical Society (USA)