Staff Profiles

Professor Joanne Begiato

Head of School of History, Philosophy and Culture

School of History, Philosophy and Culture

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Professor Joanne Begiato (Bailey)

Phone number: +44 (0)1865 483732


Location: Headington Campus, Tonge Block,T521

Joanne Begiato joined Oxford Brookes in March 2005 from Murray Edwards College, Cambridge where she was a fellow and director of studies in history. Prior to this she was a Junior Research Fellow at Merton College, Oxford and read for her BA and PhD at the University of Durham. She became Head of the School of History, Philosophy & Culture in 2016.

Joanne is a specialist in the history of emotions, the family, marriage, masculinities, material culture, and law from c. 1700-1900.