Dr Janine Maegraith

BA (Stuttgart), MA (Stuttgart), PhD (Stuttgart)

Bye-Fellow, Director of Studies, Postgraduate Mentor

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College Roles

  • Bye-Fellow
  • Director of Studies in History, History & Modern Languages and History & Politics (LT, ET)
  • Postgraduate Mentor


Telephone: +44 (0)1223 335788

Email: cjm80@cam.ac.uk

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Research Interests

Dr Janine Maegraith is a social historian researching the early modern history of Central Europe, especially German speaking territories.

Her work has a focus on consumption and material culture, inheritance and household structure, the history and development of female religious orders and the impact of the secularization on monastic pharmacy and rural welfare.

Her current research project in collaboration with Dr Margareth Lanzinger is “The Role of Wealth in Defining and Constituting Kinship Spaces”, funded by the FWF Austrian Research Council, University of Vienna.” (see below under links)