Dr Steve Thompson BA, PhD(Cymru)

Senior Lecturer

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!!Postal address
Aberystwyth University
Hugh Owen Building
Teyrnas Unedig Prydain Fawr a Gogledd Iwerddon
Ffôn: 01970 621737

Diddordebau ymchwil

Steven Thompson is interested in the history of nineteenth- and twentieth-century Wales and Britain and has specific research interests in the history of health and medicine, the provision of social welfare, women and gender, disability, and the labour movement.

He was a Co-Investigator on the Wellcome Trust-funded research project Disability and Industrial Society: A Comparative Cultural History of British Coalfields 1780-1948 (www.dis-ind-soc.org.uk) and, as convenor of the south Wales strand of the project, has organised a public lecture, a disability history roadshow and a professionals' workshop, and is co-authoring a number of scholarly articles.

He has been editor of Llafur, Welsh People's History Society Journal since 2008. More information about the Society and the journal can be found at www.llafur.org.

Twitter: @SThompsonAber


Mae Dr Steven Thompson BA, Ph.D (Cymru) yn hanesydd y cyfnod modern, gyda diddordeb penodol yn hanes Cymru a Phrydain yn y bedwaredd ganrif ar bymtheg a'r ugeinfed ganrif. Mae ei ddiddordebau ymchwil yn cynnwys hanes meddygaeth, darpariaeth lles cymdeithasol, hanes anabledd, a hanes llafur. 


Steven Thompson teaches modules in modern British and American history, and contributes to a number of core modules and team-taught modules. He teaches on modules from the first year to MA level.

PhD supervision:

Aspects of the history of medicine, the South Wales Coalfield, and the modern history of Wales more generally.