Dr Kriston Rennie
The University of Queensland
Dr Kriston Rennie is a Senior Lecturer in Medieval History at The University of Queensland. He holds degrees from the University of Lethbridge (BA), the University of St Andrews (MLitt), King’s College London (PhD), and the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies in Toronto (Licentiate in Mediaeval Studies). He specializes in church councils, canon law, and the history of papal legation, with a particular interest in France during the eleventh and twelfth centuries. He is the author of The Foundations of Medieval Papal Legation (Palgrave, forthcoming), The ‘Collectio Burdegalensis’: A Study and Register of an Eleventh-Century Canon Law Collection (PIMS, 2013), and Law and Practice in the Age of Reform: The Legatine Work of Hugh of Die (1073–1106) (Brepols, 2010), in addition to numerous articles and book reviews.