Clinical Assistant Faculty
Assistant Director, Roots of Contemporary Issues Program
Wilson-Short Hall 320
Ph.D., Georgia State University, 2010
M.A., Auburn University, 2005
B.A., Presbyterian College, 2003
Academic & Professional Interests
20th century United States
Histories of race, immigration, empire, education
Global histories of race, empire, violence
Education for Empire: American Schools, Race, and the Paths of Good Citizenship. University of California Press, 2016.
“Dazzling Fields for Conquest: The Imperial Lessons and Trajectories of Albert Phelps’s Louisiana.” Louisiana History, 2013
“Teaching and Learning the Personal and the Present in World History” (editor and author). Collection of articles for World History Bulletin, 2012.