Dr Susan Leedham
Queen's Building 254
Queen's Building, University of Exeter, The Queen's Drive, Exeter, EX4 4QH, UK
I am the Project Manager for the AHRC Care for the Future: Thinking Forward through the Past theme. I act as liaison between the Leadership Fellow, Professor Andrew Thompson; the Academic Co-ordinator, Professor Henry French; the AHRC, and the Award holders.
I have a background in museums and heritage having held various roles at Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery, and The Wordsworth Trust, Grasmere, as well as conducting consultancy work for the National Trust.
PhD, English Literature, University of Plymouth
An AHRC funded Collaborative Doctoral Award between the University of Plymouth and Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery.
Thesis title: Curating a Gentleman's Library: Practices of Acquisition, Display and Disposal, 1791-1816
MA, Romantic Literature and Culture, University of Leeds
BA (Hons) English Literature, University of East Anglia (UEA)