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Dr Karen Jillings

Senior Lecturer in History

School of Humanities

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Early modern medical beliefs particularly in Scotland; bureaucratic and social responses to plague; early literature on mineral waters and tobacco; medical humanism; monstrosity as entertainment.

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
British History (210305): Historical Studies (210300): History And Archaeology (210000)

Supervision and Teaching

Summary of Doctoral Supervision

Position Current Completed
CoSupervisor 0 1

Completed Doctoral Supervision

CoSupervisor of:

  • 2016 - Eva Amanda McVitty - PhD
    Treason, Manhood, and the English State. Shaping constitutional ideas and political subjects through the laws of treason, 1397-1424

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