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educator , historian

Diane Lesley Urquhart, Irish historian, educator.

Background

Urquhart, Diane Lesley was born on March 22, 1969 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Daughter of Eric Hugh and Anne Elizabeth (nee Rooney) Urquhart.

Education

Bachelor (honorary), Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1987—1990. Master of Arts, Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1990—1991. Doctor of Philosophy, Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1992—1996.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1997—1998. Researcher Women's History Project, Dublin, 1998—1999. Lecturer Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1999—2000.

Senior lecturer/deputy director Institute of Irish Studies, Liverpool, England, since 2000.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: (historical monograph) Women in Ulster Politics, 1890-1940: A history Not Yet Told. Editor: (co-edited collection of historical artic) Coming into the light: the Work, Politics and Religion of Women in Ulster, 1840-1940, (co-edited collection of historicarticles), (co-edited collection of historical artic) The Irish Women's History Reader, (edited collection of primary sources) The minutes of the Ulster Women's Unionist Council and Executive Communications, 1911-1940, Women in Irish History (Collection of Historical Articles), 2003.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, art.

Connections

Married Martin Brendan O'Neill, June 26, 2003.

father:
Eric Hugh Urquhart

mother:
Anne Elizabeth (nee Rooney) Urquhart

spouse:
Martin Brendan O'Neill