Corinne Painter is a cultural historian and the Research and Project Officer for the Kiel Uprising: Women’s Activism and the German Revolution project. Both her MA and PhD examined the experiences of Jewish women at the start of the twentieth century and women’s history is a research focus for her. She has also worked in the Museums and Heritage sector, and has been involved with enabling public access to academic research.


  • 2017–present
    Lecturer, University of Leeds
  • 2018–2020
    Lecturer, University of Manchester
  • 2017–2019
    Postdoctoral research fellow, University of Leeds


  • 2016 
    University of Leeds, PhD
  • 2013 
    University of Leeds, MA by Research


  • 2019
    Writing Lives: A Female German Jewish Perspective on the Early Twentieth Century, Peter Lang