Dr Emily Betz

Events Officer

Emily is the Events Officer at the Royal Historical Society. She is responsible for planning and organising the Society’s events, including lectures, workshops, and conferences. Prior to joining the RHS, Emily worked in the events industry here in London and abroad in California.  

Emily recently finished her PhD in Early Modern History at the University of St Andrews. Her current research looks at the perceptions of melancholia in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century Britain.