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Catherine Medici-Thiemann

Catherine Medici-Thiemann

Ph.D. Student; Graduate Assistant, Women's and Gender Studies Program

Contact Information:

Office: 317 Seaton Hall
Mailing Address: 612 Oldfather Hall
Department of History
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, NE 68588, USA
Phone: (402) 472-9392
E-mail: email address

Curriculum Vitae: Medici-Thiemann Curriculum Vitae

Joined the Department:

August 2009

Catherine Medici-Thiemann is a PhD student pursing a degree in Pre-Modern European history, with an emphasis in early modern British history and women's and gender history. She is also working towards a specialization in Women's and Gender Studies. Catherine's research focuses on the ways women gained and expressed political power in Elizabethan England.


  • Early Modern England
  • Women
  • European History
  • Renaissance
  • Medieval Europe


M.A. History, Specialization in Medieval and Renaissance Studies, University of Nebraska, 2011.
B.A. History, Creighton University, 2009.

M.A. Thesis
"A Very Goddess of Persuasion": Mary Dudley Sidney as Exemplar of Women's Political Power in Elizabethan England