Mike Rose-Steel

Personal details







2011-16           PhD in English, University of Exeter. Thesis entitled ‘Wittgenstein, Poetics and the Inexpressible’, a practice-oriented reading of Wittgenstein in conjunction with analysis of modern and contemporary poetry. The project incorporates a creative-critical element, and examples of my own poetic practice relating to the thesis’s themes. Supervised by Prof. Regenia Gagnier and Prof. Andy Brown.

2004-5             MA in Writing, University of Warwick

2000-1             MA in Continental Philosophy, University of Warwick

1997-2000       BA in Philosophy, University of Warwick


Professional/research experience


Relevant Work Experience

2017- Current           Writing Mentor for undergraduate students, University of                                          Exeter.

2015- Current             Exam Invigilator, University of Exeter.

2010- Current            Freelance Proof-reader and Editor.

2007- 2011                Admissions Administrator, University of Exeter.


Language Skills:

English native fluent

German second language

Basic French

Basic Italian


CV: Membership of Professional Bodies/Professional Qualifications


I am a member of the British Wittgenstein Society.

I have completed LTHE levels 1 and 2.