Christine Mary Elizabeth Burrows

Prename: Christine Mary Elizabeth
Surname: Burrows
Profession: Historian, college director
Birthday: 01/04/1872
Place of birth: Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Date of death: 09/10/1959
Place of death: Oxford
Education: 1891–1893 university studies (history) at Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford; 1921 M.A. following the admission of women to complete academic studies at Oxford University
Career: 1894 tutor in history and 1895 vice principal of St Hilda’s Hall, Oxford; 1910–19 principal, St Hilda’s Hall; 1921–29 principal of the Society of Oxford Home Students
Memberships: British Federation of University Women (BFUW); founding member, International Federation of University Women (IFUW); 1930s member of the Archbishops’ Commission on the Ministry of Women
Biographical literature: “Christine Mary Elizabeth Burrows,” *Oxford Dictionary of National Biography* (