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List of Staff, Associates and Students involved in the making of this project.


Ulster University

Our current list of Ulster staff members, contact details and research details:


  • Dr Susan Kelly
  • Dr Elizabeth Lake
  • Dr James McGeachie
  • Dr Nigel Farrel
  • Dr John Privilege
    Author of Michael Logue and the Catholic Church in Ireland, 1879-1925 and Four Decades of Public Health, Northern Ireland’s Health Boards, 1973-2009. Current research and forthcoming articles on the medical reform agenda in Northern Ireland in the 1930s (with Greta Jones) and the foundation of the NHS in Northern Ireland in 1948.
  • Dr Farhat Manzoor
    Author with McKenna and Jones of “How could these people do this sort of stuff and then we have to look after them?” The Ethical Dilemmas of Nursing in the Northern Ireland Conflict.’ (Oral History, vol. 2, no. 2, 2007) and “Candles in the Dark: Medical Ethical Issues in Northern Ireland During the Troubles”. Current research interests include women’s history and the history of medicine in Ireland and England with special emphasises on Northern Ireland.

Research Students

  • Ruth Coon
    PHD 'Medical Provision and the Northern Irish Troubles'
  • Seaneen Larkin
    PHD ‘Managing Madness: Asylums in Ulster, 1845-1914’
  • Sean Graffin
    PhD 'Nursing in Belfast and Glasgow'