Anna Groundwater is a cultural and social historian of early modern Britain and Scotland, with research interests as well in the digital humanities. She graduated from the University of Cambridge in History, and gained a PhD at the University of Edinburgh in 2007 and continues to teach there. She is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society, and a Fellow and council member of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland. She has acted as a consultant on various historical TV programs, and appeared in the Scottish Clans series, on the Armstrongs and the Scotts of Buccleuch currently being repeated on BB1 Scotland. Recently Dr. Groundwater has appeared on a South American Spanish news website talking about the historical background to the Referendum in 2014, and on Japanese TV on Mary Queen of Scots.
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