Associate Professor of History


B.A., Hamilton College - 1995; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University - 2006

Areas of Expertise

Civil War era; Tennessee history; Appalachian history; African American history; 19th century US history; Contemporary politics

Teaching Areas

US history (all)

Can Provide Commentary on These Issues

Anything having to do with 19th century history, Civil War memory issues, Appalachian history

Other Information

1960s history
Geography of Tennessee and Appalachia
Modern politics