Heather Ellis is currently Vice-Chancellor’s Fellow in the School of Education, University of Sheffield. She is the author of Masculinity and Science in Britain, 1831-1918 (Palgrave 2016) and Generational Conflict and University Reform: Oxford in the Age of Revolution (Brill 2012) which was jointly awarded the 2014 Kevin Brehony Prize. Heather’s current research explores processes of knowledge formation in nineteenth-century learned societies, in particular the role of classical scholarship in shaping the natural sciences. She is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society and her contact details are below.