Dr. Allison Ramsay


Office Room Number: 234

St. Augustine

Trinidad and Tobago

Telephone: 868-662-2002 ext. 83051

Email: Allison.Ramsay@sta.uwi.edu

Allison O. Ramsay, Ph.D. (Cultural Studies) is a Lecturer in Cultural/Heritage Studies in the Department of History at the University of the West Indies, St. Augustine Campus. Her research interests include fraternal organisations, museums, landships in Barbados, Caribbean festivals, Cultural and Heritage Studies, Caribbean and Pacific Island heritage and Caribbean history. She teaches courses in Caribbean history and heritage studies.


  • Ph.D. (UWI)
  • M.A. (USP)
  • B.A. (UWI)

Fellowships and Training

  • Postgraduate Certificate in University Teaching and Learning: The University of West Indies (UWI), St. Augustine Campus

Research Interests

  • Caribbean History
  • Caribbean Heritage
  • Heritage Studies
  • Cultural Studies
  • Fraternal organisations
  • Friendly Societies
  • Landships
  • Museums

Courses Taught

  • HIST 1001- The Caribbean World to AD 1660
  • HIST 1603- Foundations of the Americas
  • HIST 1901-Introduction to Heritage Studies
  • HIST 2003- History of the West Indies 1660-1830
  • HIST 2004: History of the West Indies since 1830
  • HIST 2005- Caribbean Economic History
  • HIST 2402- Conflict and Integration in Twentieth Century Europe
  • HIST 2901- Heritage Tourism, Preservation and Management in the Caribbean
  • HIST 3601-Capitalism and Slavery

Publications and Presentations

Dr. Allison Ramsay- publications_0.pdf

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