Dr Katrina Gulliver, Historian

Katrina holds a PhD in history from Cambridge, and has worked at universities and museums in the US, UK, Germany, Singapore and Australia. Her research interests include Southeast Asia and the Pacific, and the development of port cities. She has taught courses on the histories of Asia since the spice race, urban history, and the development of policing and forensics. Her first book, Modern Women in China and Japan, discussed the development of feminism and modernity in Asian cities in the 1920s and 30s. She is also the co-editor of the ‘Pacific Worlds’ series from the University of Nebraska Press, covering the histories and cultures of the Pacific. She is the creator of the podcast Cities in History, which is used in college classrooms around the world.