Kathryn Ellis

Job Role
Senior Lecturer, History


Kathryn graduated from the University of Wales, Aberystwyth, with a First Class Honours degree in History. She returned to Aberystwyth to complete her PhD on ‘The Practice and Procedure of the House of Commons, 1660-1714’. She has published on parliamentary history and First World War memorials.

Kathryn teaches modules in social, cultural and political history at undergraduate level, and has developed short courses in Family and Community History and Celtic Studies. She is also Programme Leader of an MA in Local History, which focuses on the North East Wales region.


BA (Hons) History (Aberystwyth),

PhD (Aberystwyth)


Social and cultural history, and she is working on a book length project on the lives of gentlewomen in North East Wales.


BA (Hons) History

BA (Hons) History and English

BA (Hons) History and Creative Writing