He received his M.A. in History from University of Missouri and his Ph.D. from University of Virginia, and he currently serves as Assistant Professor of History at Washington State University. He has published articles in Journal of the Early Republic, Diplomatic History, and American Review of Canadian Studies, among other places, and his current book project, Citizens of Convenience: Nationhood, Empire, and the Northern Border of the American Republic, 1783-1820 is under contract with University of Virginia Press, to be published as part of the Early American Histories series.
Professor Henry, an expert on issues of rescue and Jewish resistance in the Holocaust, is a College of Arts and Sciences External Mentor to Associate Professor Raymond Sun in the Department of History. He is assisting Professor Sun in developing a research project centered on a female, Jewish rescuer in the Netherlands.
Dr. Henry is the author and editor of the following: “We Know Only Men: The Rescue of Jews in France During the Holocaust” and “Jewish Resistance Against the Nazis.” See more here.