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History Dept., Herter Hall Room 612
University of Massachusetts
161 Presidents Drive
Amherst, MA 01003-9312


Tel. 413.545.1330
Fax. 413.545.6137

history@history.umass.edu

Current Graduate Students

This page is intended to give a sense of the range and focus of graduate student research in our department. You may write to current students care of the Department of History, Herter Hall, University of Massachusetts, 161 Presidents Drive, Amherst, MA 01003-9312. View graduate student office hours here.

 

Ph.D. Students:View the profiles of current Ph.D. students

DAN ALLOSSO- (ABD) Modern U.S.

MARWA AMER- Modern U.S.

MOHAMMAD ATAIE- (ABD) Middle East

CHRISTOPHER BENNING- (ABD) Modern U.S., Public History

AMY BREIMAIER- (ABD) Early U.S.

HEATHER BRINN- 19th c. U.S.

ADELINE BROUSSAN- (ABD) Modern U.S.

JUSTIN BURCH- (ABD) Modern U.S.

JOIELYNN CAMPBELL- (ABD) 19th/20th c. U.S., Women's

BRIAN COMFORT- (ABD) Modern U.S.

KYLE EDELBROCK - Modern U.S.

ERICA FAGEN- (ABD) Modern Germany, Public History

JENNA FEBRIZIO- Germany

CHRIS FOBARE- (ABD) Civil War and Reconstruction, 19th C. U.S.

BRITTANY FREDERICK- Public History

KATE FREEDMAN- (ABD) Early U.S., Public History

YURI GAMA - Latin America

ANDY GRIM- Modern U.S., Public History

CHERYL HARNED- (ADB) Modern U.S.

BRYCE HAVENS- (ABD) Germany

CARL HERZOG- (ABD) Early U.S.

JASON HIGGINS - Modern U.S.

JOHN HIGGINS- (ABD) Ancient

FELICIA JAMISON- (ABD) Modern U.S., Women’s

MICHAEL JIRIK- 19th C. U.S., African American History, Latin American History

KATHRYN JULIAN- (ABD) Modern Europe

SARAH LAVALLEE- (ABD) Germany

DESTINEY LINKER- (ABD) Modern U.S.

JORGE MINELLA- Modern Brazil, U.S.-Brazil relations, Latin American History

AMANDA GOODHEART PARKS- (ABD) Women's and Gender, 19th C. U.S., Public History

ANTHONY REPUCCI- (ABD) Civil War, 19th C.

JOHN ROBERTS- (ABD) Latin America

ANN ROBINSON- (ABD) Science

MARK ROBLEE- (ABD) Ancient

KAREN SAUSE- (ABD) Native American

CAMESHA SCRUGGS

GINA TALLEY- (ABD) Modern U.S., Women’s

AMANDA TEWES- (ADB) Modern U.S., Public History

JENNIFER TURNER- (ABD) Early U.S.

CHARLES WEISENBERGER- African American History, Digital History, Global History

MIRIAM WELLS- (ABD) Modern U.S.

 

M.A. Students: View the profiles of current M.A. students

ALEXANDRA ASAL- Public History

JULIA CARROLL- Early U.S., Early Modern Europe

SHAKTI CASTRO- Public History, Oral History, Puerto Rican Diaspora

AUSTIN CLARK- Public History

NOLAN COOL- Public History

RYAN DORSEY- History of Science & Technology, 20th C. U.S., 19th C. Europe

KATHERINE FECTEAU- Public History, American Revolution

ELIZABETH GUNTHER- Medieval History

EMILY JARMOLOWICZ- Medieval History

SUSAN KAPLAN- Public History

OWEN KERRIGAN- Modern U.S.

REBECCA LORFILS- Germany

KATHLEEN MAHONEY- Public History

GREGG MITCHELL - Public History

SELENA MOON- Public History

SHAY OLMSTEAD

SARA PATTON- Public History

REBEKKAH RUBIN- Public History, 19th C. Britain, 19th C. U.S.

SEAN SMELAND- Science

CHLOE SPINKS

DANPING WANG - Public History

JACK WERNER- Modern U.S.

 

Geographical Specializations:
African
Asian
European
Latin American
Middle Eastern
United States

Chronological and Thematic Specializations:
Ancient and Medieval
Global and Comparative
Public History
Science/Technology/Medicine/Environment
Women's/Gender/Sexuality/Family

African History:

Ancient and Medieval History:
ELIZABETH GUNTHER- Medieval History

JOHN HIGGINS- (ABD) Ancient

EMILY JARMOLOWICZ- Medieval History

MARK ROBLEE- (ABD) Ancient

European History:

JULIA CARROLL- Early U.S., Early Modern Europe

RYAN DORSEY- History of Science & Technology, 20th C. U.S., 19th C. Europe

ERICA FAGEN- (ABD) Modern Germany, Public History

BRYCE HAVENS- (ABD) Germany

KATHRYN JULIAN- (ABD) German

REBEKKAH RUBIN- Public History, 19th C. Britain, 19th C. U.S.

Global and Comparative History:
ELIZABETH GUNTHER- Medieval History

EMILY JARMOLOWICZ- Medieval History

JORGE MINELLA- Modern Brazil, U.S.-Brazil relations, Latin American History

CHARLES WEISENBERGER- African American History, Digital History, Global History

Latin American History:
SHAKTI CASTRO- Public History, Oral History, Puerto Rican Diaspora

MICHAEL JIRIK- 19th C. U.S., African American History, Latin American History

JORGE MINELLA- Modern Brazil, U.S.-Brazil relations, Latin American History

JOHN ROBERTS- (ABD) Latin America

Middle Eastern History:
MOHAMMED ATAIE- (ABD) Middle East

Public History Students: View the profiles of current Public History students
CHRISTOPHER BENNING- (ABD) Modern U.S., Public History

SHAKTI CASTRO- Public History, Oral History, Puerto Rican Diaspora

KATHERINE FECTEAU- Public History, American Revolution

ERICA FAGEN- (ABD) Modern Germany, Public History

KATE FREEDMAN- (ABD) Early U.S., Public History

ANDY GRIM- Modern U.S., Public History

KATHLEEN MAHONEY- Public History

SELENA MOON- Public History

AMANDA GOODHEART PARKS- (ABD) Women's and Gender, 19th C. U.S., Public History

AMANDA TEWES- (ABD) Modern U.S., Public History

CHARLES WEISENBERGER- African American History, Digital History, Global History

Science, Technology, and the Environment:
RYAN DORSEY- History of Science & Technology, 20th C. U.S., 19th C. Europe

ANN ROBINSON- (ABD) Science

SEAN SMELAND- Science

United States History:
DAN ALLOSSO- (ABD) Modern U.S.

MARWA AMER- Modern U.S.

CHRISTOPHER BENNING- (ABD) Modern U.S., Public History

AMY BREIMAIER- (ABD) Early U.S.

JUSTIN BURCH- (ABD) Modern U.S.

JULIA CARROLL- Early U.S., Early Modern Europe.

BRIAN COMFORT- (ABD) Modern U.S.

RYAN DORSEY- History of Science & Technology, 20th C. U.S., 19th C. Europe

CHRIS FOBARE- (ABD) Civil War and Reconstruction, 19th C. U.S.

KATE FREEDMAN- (ABD) Early U.S., Public History

ANDY GRIM- Modern U.S., Public History

CHERYL HARNED- (ABD) Modern U.S., Public History

CARL HERZOG- (ABD) Early U.S.

FELICIA JAMISON- (ABD) Modern U.S., Women’s

MICHAEL JIRIK- 19th C. U.S., African American History, Latin American History

DESTINEY LINKER- (ABD) Modern U.S.

AMANDA GOODHEART PARKS- (ABD) Women's and Gender, 19th C. U.S., Public History

ANTHONY REPUCCI- (ABD) Civil War, 19th C.

REBEKKAH RUBIN- Public History, 19th C. Britain, 19th C. U.S.

KAREN SAUSE- (ABD) Native American

GINA TALLEY- (ABD) Modern U.S., Women’s

AMANDA TEWES- (ABD) Modern U.S., Public History

JENNIFER TURNER- (ABD) Early U.S.

CHARLES WEISENBERGER- African American History, Digital History, Global History

MIRIAM WELLS- (ABD) Modern U.S.

Women, Gender, Sexuality, and the Family:

FELICIA JAMISON- (ABD) Modern U.S., Women’s

AMANDA GOODHEART PARKS- (ABD) Women's and Gender, 19th C. U.S., Public History

REBEKKAH RUBIN- Public History, 19th C. Britain, 19th C. U.S.

GINA TALLEY- (ABD) Modern U.S., Women’s