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Dr Jennifer Wellington


Jennifer Wellington

Lecturer/Assistant Professor In Late 19th Or 20th History Continental And Global History
School of History
01 716 8627
University College Dublin, School of History, Newman Building Belfield Dublin 4


Dr Jennifer Wellington's research focuses on the cultural history of warfare in the first half of the twentieth century. She graduated from the Australian National University with an LLB (Hons) and BA (Hons) in English and the Tillyard Prize. Following this, she completed her PhD in history at Yale University, where her PhD thesis was awarded the Hans Gatzke Prize for Outstanding Dissertation in a Field of European History. Prior to joining UCD, she was a postdoctoral researcher at King's College London. Her monograph, "Exhibiting War: The Great War, Museums, and Memory in Britain, Canada, and Australia" was published by Cambridge University Press in 2017.


  • BA
    Australian National University Canberra
  • LLB
    Australian National University Canberra
  • MA
    Yale University CT
  • MPhil
    Yale University CT
  • PhD
    Yale University CT


  • French
    Can read and understand
  • German
    Can read