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Dr Arlene Crampsie


Arlene Crampsie

Lecturer/Assistant Professor
School of Geography
01 716 8343
University College Dublin, School of Geography, Newman Building Belfield Dublin 4


Dr Arlene Crampsie is a Lecturer/ Assistant Professor in the School of Geography, UCD. She was awarded her PhD entitled 'Governmentality and Locality: An Historical Geography of Rural District Councils in Ireland, 1898 - 1925' from the Department of Geography, TCD in 2008. She went on to work as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow with the GAA Oral History Project at Boston College-Ireland from 2008 - 2012. Her research interests lie at the intersection of historical, social and cultural geographies with her main research to date focussing on the social, cultural and political landscapes of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in Ireland. She is chairperson of the Oral History Network of Ireland.


  • BA (Mod)
    Trinity College Dublin
  • PhD
    Trinity College Dublin