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NameAlice White
CountryEngland, UK
Current locationLondon
Time zoneGMT
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OccupationWikimedian in Residence
EmployerWellcome Library
High schoolWilliam de Ferrers School
UniversityUniversity of Kent
Hobbies, favourites and beliefs
HobbiesReading, running, dog-walking

Modern History, History of STEM (Science, Technology, Environment & Medicine), Archives, English Literature.

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I'm Zeromonk (Alice) and I'm a digital editor and Wikimedian in Residence (WiR) at Wellcome Collection. The project page for the Wellcome-Wiki side of my work is located here: Wikipedia:GLAM/Wellcome. Please get in touch on my talk page or via email if you are interested in getting involved in workshops or events, or if you're interested in using Wellcome content - there's loads already online, such as a huge number of digitised images.

I'm also a historian interested in modern history, and the history of science, technology & medicine. In 2016 I finished a PhD in History at the University of Kent. My thesis examined the wartime work that psychiatrists (mostly drawn from the Tavistock Clinic) conducted for the British Army. In the wiki-spirit of open knowledge and open access, my thesis is freely available from the Kent Academic Repository and can be found in the British Library EThOS catalogue.

Whilst I was doing the PhD, I also taught English to secondary school students at Notley High School & Braintree Sixth Form, taught History undergraduates at the University of Kent, did picture research for a book about frogs, and worked in a bar (though not all at the same time).

Real name: Alice White Email: Twitter: @HistorianAlice Location: London