Staff Profiles

Professor Marius Turda

Professor in 20th Century Central and Eastern European Biomedicine

School of History, Philosophy and Culture

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Dr Marius Turda

Phone number: +44 (0)1865 483698


Location: Headington Campus, Tonge Block,T324

Marius Turda is Director of the Centre for Medical Humanities.

Originally from Maramures, Marius has been teaching at Oxford Brookes since 2005. He is the founder director of the Cantemir Institute at the University of Oxford (2012-2013) and founder of the Working Group on the History of Eugenics and Race (HRE), established in 2006. Between 2010 and 2014 he was Deputy Director, The Centre for Health, Medicine and Society. He is Fellow of the Royal Historical Society and Fellow of the Galton Institute.