Department of History
University College Cork

T: 490-2686
E: e.steiner-scott@ucc.ie

Educated in the U.S. (B.A. Vassar College; M.A. Rutgers University). Woodrow Wilson Fellow 1970. Came to Ireland 1974 on a Doctoral Fellowship. Joined the Department of History in 1983. Co-ordinator of European Integration Studies. Past Co-ordinator of M.A. in Women's Studies.

Research Interests

Violence against women in post-Famine Ireland; the meaning of violence in 19th century Ireland; rape and sexual assault in post-Famine Ireland.