Projects per year
Scottish History in the Early Historic Period, including the Gaels, Picts and Norse
Onomastics, particularly the Gaelic and Norse placenames of Scotland
The History of Shetland through the ages.
The Folklore of Shetland
Early Medieval Scotland
History of Shetland
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Master of Science, University of Stirling
Award Date: 1 Jan 2001
Doctor of Philosophy, Gael and Norse in Western Scotland c.795 to c.1000, The University of Edinburgh
Award Date: 1 Jan 1994
Master of Arts, The University of Edinburgh
Award Date: 1 Jan 1986
- D111 Medieval History
- DL Northern Europe. Scandinavia
- GR Folklore
- GT Manners and customs
- P Philology. Linguistics
- GF Human ecology. Anthropogeography
- Island Studies
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Jennings, A., 2022, Islands of Place and Space: A Festschrift in Honour of Arne Kruse. Cooijmans, C. (ed.). Edinburgh: Scottish Society for Northern Studies, p. 299 317 p.
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › ChapterOpen AccessFile18 Downloads (Pure)
The Social and Cultural Capital of Island Communities: Exploring Mechanisms to Inform the UHI Islands 2020 Strategy – A Preliminary InvestigationJennings, A., Caimbeul, I. & Carden, S., 15 Dec 2022, (Unpublished) 150 p.
Research output: Book/Report › Commissioned reportFile5 Downloads (Pure)
Pan-Island Survey of the Creative Economy in the Outer Hebrides, Orkney and Shetland: Survey commissioned to establish accurate details around the number of professional practitioners and their subject disciplines contributing to the creative economy in the Outer Hebrides, Orkney and Shetland.Jennings, A., Jun 2021, (Unpublished) 35 p.
Research output: Book/Report › Commissioned reportFile26 Downloads (Pure)
Jennings, A., 1 Apr 2021, Scotland and Islandness: Explorations in Economy and Culture. Burnett, K. (ed.). Peter Lang, (Studies in the History and Culture of Scotland Series).
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter (peer-reviewed) › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile210 Downloads (Pure)
Jennings, A., 25 Sept 2020, Viking Encounters Proceedings of the Eighteenth Viking Congress. Pedersen, A. & Sindbaek, S. (eds.). Aarhus: Aarhus Universitetsforlag, p. 345-354 11 p.
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter (peer-reviewed) › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile212 Downloads (Pure)
Jennings, A., 2020, Between Islands. Stornoway: Acair Ltd, p. 69-83 13 p.
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Jennings, A., 24 Nov 2020, 4 p. University of Strathclyde Centre for Environmental Law and Governance.
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North Atlantic Forum 2015 - Building Community Resilience: Innovation, Culture, and Governance in Place
Andrew Jennings (Speaker)15 Sept 2015
Activity: Participating in or organising an event › Participation in conference
Andrew Jennings (Lecturer)5 Jan 2015 → 26 Jan 2015
Activity: Other › Types of Public engagement and outreach - Public lecture/debate/seminar
Andrew Jennings (External Examiner)2015 → …
Activity: Other › Types of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organisation