M.A., D.Phil., F.R.Hist.S., F.R.S.E. Emeritus Professor
George Peden was educated at Grove Academy, Broughty Ferry, and, after a spell as a sub-editor on the Dundee Evening Telegraph, he studied as a mature student at the universities of Dundee and Oxford. He taught at the universities of Dundee, Leeds and Bristol before coming to Stirling in 1990. His research awards include British Academy and Leverhulme research readerships and AHRB-funded research leave, and he has been a visiting fellow at All Souls and St Catherine's colleges, Oxford. He is a fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh and the Royal Historical Society. He lives in Callander, dividing his time between research and hill-walking.