British Library Research AffiliateApril 2018 – present

Caird Research Fellow, National Maritime Museum – May-July 2018

Caird Senior Research Fellow, National Maritime Museum – October 2016-October 2017

Part-time tutor panel, Oxford University Department for Continuing Education – Michaelmas term 2016


D.Phil Economic & Social History

Wolfson College, University of Oxford (2010-2015)

Supervisor: Professor Jane Humphries, Professor of Economic History, All Souls, Oxford

MSc English Local History (Distinction)

Kellogg College, University of Oxford (2007-2009) (part-time)

BA History: 2:1 (Modern History)

Christ’s College, University of Cambridge (1994 -1997)

Research funding awards

Caird Senior Research Fellowship, National Maritime Museum

ESRC Studentship award (maintenance and fees) for D.Phil


‘Liverpool’s pioneering role in commercial architecture’, Liverpool History Society Journal, 2011

‘Victorian Liverpool’s maritime economy and child labour’, Liverpool History Society Journal, 201

Professional Memberships

Economic History Society

Society for Nautical Research

International Maritime Economic History Association

British Association for Local History

Liverpool History Society