Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
English and Cultural Studies, The University of Western Australia
Awarded March, 2010
Degree conferred at graduation in March 2010, undertaken from February 2005-June 2009. I was awarded two competitive salary scholarships to undertake a PhD from the Australian government and a privately funded one awarded to the highest-ranking student in the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at The University of Western Australia. I also won numerous awards based on my research from various institutions such as King’s College in London and The University of Western Australia.
Bachelor of Arts Degree with First Class Honours
English and Cultural Studies/European Studies, The University of Western Australia
Awarded March, 2005
Degree conferred at graduation in March 2005, undertaken February 2001-December 2004. I was awarded my Bachelor of Arts and Honours Degree with the highest overall mark within the Faculty of Arts, and hence was awarded two PhD scholarships to continue my studies. I was also awarded numerous prizes throughout my undergraduate degree by The University of Western Australia for my high-achieving performance.
I am currently a lecturer in English literature at De Montfort University and member of the Centre for Adaptations. My areas of teaching include:
* Literature and Film
* The Brontës
* Romantic and Victorian Literature
* Feminism and Gender