Professor Iain Higgins

Professor Iain Higgins
Office: C343A

Iain Macleod Higgins has taught at the University of Victoria since 2001 in both the English Department and the Medieval Studies Program. His teaching and research interests include later medieval English, Scottish, and French literature, travel writing, utopian/dystopian fiction, and poetry both medieval and modern. He was the Humanities Faculty Fellow in Scottish Studies for 2010 to 2012, the Director of the Medieval Studies Program from 2006 to 2009, a member of the Advisory Board to the Canadian Society of Medievalists from 2003 to 2005, and Associate Editor (Poetry) with the journal Canadian Literature from 1995 to 2003 and again in 2013 and 2014. He is currently a member of the editorial board of The Malahat Review.