Historian of Design and Material Culture
Material Culture Studies; Design History; Art History; Social History; Irish History; Social History of Medicine in Ireland, History of Women; History of Childhood; Visual Culture; Cultural History; Eighteenth-Century History; History of Everyday Life; Fashion History and History of the Family.
2018: PhD in Visual Culture: National College of Art & Design, Dublin.
2007-2008: MA in Design History & Material Culture: National College of Art & Design, Dublin.
2003-2007: BA in History of Art & Design and Craft Design: National College of Art & Design, Dublin.
Present: Collections and Interpretation Manager, Irish Heritage Trust, No. 11 Parnell Square, Dublin 1.
1. Design History Society Student Travel Award (2014).
Medicinal Care in the Eighteenth- and Early Nineteenth-Century Irish Home. In: Farrell, E. ed. 'She said she was in the family way': Pregnancy and Infancy in Modern Ireland. London: Institute of Historical Research, 2012, pp. 115-128.
|Peer Reviewed Journals||
Dressing the expectant mother: Maternity fashion in eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century Ireland, Women's History, Pregnancy Special Issue, July 2016.
Dress Suitably: Fashioning Markievicz's Revolutionary Image, National Gallery of Ireland, 2018.
Review of Hannah Greig, Jane Hamlett and Leonie Hannan (eds), 'Gender and Material Culture in Britain since 1600', London: Palgrave, 2015. Women's History, Autumn, 2017, p. 16
Review of Susan Cohen, 'The Midwife', London: Bloomsbury Shire Publications, 2016. Women's History, Autumn, 2017, p. 16
Review of Nicola Gordon Bowe's 'Wilhelmina Geddes, Life and Work', Four Courts Press, 2015. Women's History Association of Ireland, 2016.