Ellen Purdy


University of Cambridge

Ph.D. in Chemistry

University of Cambridge
MPhil in Chemistry

University of Chicago

BA in Chemistry and Art History


About Ellen, 

My name is Ellen and I'm from Minneapolis, MN, USA. I'm currently a PhD student at Cambridge using chemistry to learn about works of art. I graduated from Cambridge in 2020 with an MPhil in chemistry, and did my undergraduate study at the University of Chicago where I studied chemistry and art history. Outside academia, I love reading, hiking, and baking