Graham Douglas Caie

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Graham Douglas Caie

BornFebruary 3, 1945
Aberdeen, Scotland
Alma materAberdeen University
McMaster University, Canada.
OccupationScholar, author[1]
Years active1968–present
AwardsCommander of the British Empire (CBE), 2015

Graham Douglas Caie CBE is an emeritus Scottish scholar, who is vice president of ALLEA, the European Federation of Academies of Sciences and Humanities.[2] In 2015, Graham Caie was appointed a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) for his services to Education and Research in Britain and Europe.[3][4][5]

Education and career[change | change source]

Graham Caie was born and raised in Aberdeen, Scotland[6] and attended the Aberdeen Grammar School. He completed his MA (hons) in English at the Aberdeen University in 1968, then obtained the degrees of MA (research) and PhD at McMaster University, Canada.[7]

In 1972, Graham was appointed lecturer at the University of Copenhagen, where he co-founded the Centre for Medieval Studies at Copenhagen, University of Copenhagen.[8][9] In 1990, he was appointed to the Chair of English Language at Glasgow University.[10] In 2004, he was elected as a Vice President of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.[11] He retired from the University of Glasgow, in 2012. In 2014, he became a member of the British Council’s Advisory Committee for Scotland.[12]

Fellowships and honors[change | change source]

  • Founding Fellow of the English Association, University of Leicester[13]
  • Research Fellow, University of Glasgow[14]
  • Professorial Research Fellow, University of Glasgow[11]
  • Commander of the British Empire (CBE), 2015.[15]
  • Fellowship of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (FRSE), 2004[16]

Publications[change | change source]

  • The Judgment Day Theme in Old English Poetry, 1976[17]
  • The Merchant's Tale: Notes, 1982[18]
  • Beowulf (York Notes), 1984[19]
  • Geoffrey Chaucer's Merchant's Tale, 1991[20]
  • The Flouer O Makarheid, 2003[21]
  • Medieval Texts in Context, 2008
  • Transitional states : change, tradition, and memory in medieval literature and culture, 2018

References[change | change source]

  1. "Caie, Graham D." Retrieved 18 October 2019.
  2. "Graham Caie - Vice President of ALLEA". ALLEA. Retrieved 18 October 2019.
  3. Association, Press (12 June 2015). "Queen's birthday honours list 2015: GCB, DBE and CBE". The Guardian. Retrieved 5 October 2019.
  4. "Graham CAIE - Order of the British Empire". Retrieved 18 October 2019.
  5. "Sir James MacMillan and Sir Van Morrison head the Queen's Birthday Honours". HeraldScotland. Retrieved 18 October 2019.
  6. "Caie, Prof. Graham Douglas, (born 3 Feb. 1945), Professor of English Language, 1990–2012, and Clerk of Senate and Vice-Principal, 2008–12, University of Glasgow, now Professor Emeritus and Professorial Research Fellow, since 2012 | WHO'S WHO & WHO WAS WHO". doi:10.1093/ww/9780199540884.001.0001/ww-9780199540884-e-247003. Retrieved 18 October 2019.
  7. "A Study of Dom in Old English Poetry Authors: Caie, Graham Douglas". Retrieved 18 October 2019.
  8. "Professor Graham Caie | University Court | Queen Margaret University". Archived from the original on 18 October 2019. Retrieved 18 October 2019.
  9. "University of Glasgow :: Story :: Biography of Graham Caie". Retrieved 18 October 2019.
  10. "Academia Europaea - Klaus Tschira Foundation gGmbH" (PDF). ACADEMIA EUROPAEA - Barcelona Knowledge Hub. Retrieved 18 October 2019.
  11. 11.0 11.1 "Professor Graham Douglas Caie CBE, FRSE". The Royal Society of Edinburgh. 17 July 2019. Retrieved 18 October 2019.
  12. "Meet the committee members | British Council". Retrieved 19 October 2019.
  13. "Founding Fellows — University of Leicester". University of Leicester. Retrieved 19 October 2019.
  14. "RSE Fellows as at 11/10/2016" (PDF). The Royal Society of Edinburgh. Retrieved 18 October 2019.
  16. "RSE Fellows ordered by Academic Discipline as at 15/04/2014" (PDF). The Royal Society of Edinburgh. Retrieved 19 October 2019.
  17. The judgment day theme in old English poetry. Nova. ISBN 9788798035312. Retrieved 5 October 2019.
  18. The merchant's tale : notes. Longman. ISBN 9780582782907. Retrieved 5 October 2019.
  19. Beowulf : notes. Longman. ISBN 9780582792524. Retrieved 5 October 2019.
  20. Geoffrey Chaucer, the merchant's tale : notes. Longman. ISBN 9780582035775. Retrieved 5 October 2019.
  21. The flouer o Makarheid : papers from the eighth and ninth Annual Conferences of the Robert Henryson Society. Robert Henryson Society. ISBN 0953996913. Retrieved 5 October 2019.

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