The Professional Preparation section lists academic qualifications such as degrees and diplomas. Each record stores the degree, major, institution and year. The records can also be hidden from public view by checking the hide checkbox. Please click here for available slides.
The Publications section lists any and all publications worked on. Research Explorer's search engine indexes data in this field for keyword searches. The category field is a user defined field where any number of categories can be created by the user to categorize publications. For example, publications can be categorized by the Journal that they appear in. Please click here for available slides.
Mothers of Conservatism: Women and the Postwar Right (Princeton University Press, Spring 2012)
Mothers of Conservatism: Women and the Postwar Right, Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey (forthcoming, Spring 2011) Category: Mothers of Conservatism: Women and the Postwar Rig...
Sunbelt Rising: The Politics of Space, Place and Region in the American South and Southwest co-edited with Darren Dochuk University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, Penn. (forthcoming, 2011) Category: Sunbelt Rising: The Politics of Space, Place and R...
Politically Desperate Housewives: Women and Conservatism in Postwar Los Angeles, California History 86: 3 (June 2009), 4-21. Category: California History
Popular press articles
The Next Los Angeles: The Struggle for a Livable City by Robert Gottlieb, Mark Vallianatos, Regina M. Freer, and Peter Dreier (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2005) in The Pacific Historical Review 2006 Category: The Pacific Historical Review
Presentations and Projects
The Presentations and Projects section lists anything that does not fit in the publication category such as conferences, seminars, invited talks, etc. Research Explorer's search engine indexes data in this field for keyword searches. Please click here for available slides.
Is It All Black and White?: Racial Politics and the Right in the 1970s will co-chair/comment, American Historical Association Conference, San Diego, 2010
Goldwater's 'Moral Mothers:' Miscalculations of Gender in the 1964 Republican Presidential Campaign Goldwater at 100: His Politics, Ideology, and Legacy Conference, Arizona Historical Foundation, Phoenix, Arizona, November 15, 2009
Sunbelt Rising: The Politics of Place, Space, and Region in the American South and Southwest pre-circulated draft of introduction to edited volume, Sunbelt Rising, Metropolitan History Workshop, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich., November 6, 2009
Media, Culture, and Western Social Movements comment, Western History Association Conference, Denver, October, 2009
The Prototypical Sunbelt City: The Politics of Phoenix's Growth and Development comment, Urban History Association Conference, Houston, November, 2008
The Appointments section lists work experience including previous appointments. Research Explorer's search engine indexes data in this field for keyword searches. Please click here for available slides.
The Additional Information section describes any other topics you wish to display on your profile that is not in another section. Research Explorer's search engine indexes data in this field for keyword searches. Please click here for available slides.
Haynes Research Stipend, funding for dissertation research in California, Spring, 2005, 2001, 2000, Historical Society of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif.
Yale College Prize Teaching Award, given by Yale’s undergraduate college and graduate school for teaching performance, Spring, 2000, Yale University, New Haven, Conn.
Huntington Library Fellowship, three months of support for dissertation research, Spring, 2000, Huntington Library, San Marino, Calif.
Lamar Center Research Fellowship, funding for dissertation research, Spring, 2000, Yale University, New Haven, Conn.
John Perry Miller Research Fellowship, funding for dissertation research, Spring, 1999, Yale Graduate School, New Haven, Conn.
2006-2009, Assistant Professor, University of Texas at Dallas, teach undergraduate "Women in Twentieth Century America," U.S. History Surveys, core graduate and undergraduate methods courses, graduate "Readings in U.S. Women's and Gender History," and graduate "New Directions in U.S. Political History"
2003-2004, Visiting Assistant Lecturer, Southern Methodist University, taught U.S. history surveys
1999 "Wilderness in the North American Imagination," American Studies, Yale University
1999-2000, Teaching Assistant, Yale University
Administration and Curricular Development
2006-2009 Serve on 12 Dissertation/M.A. Thesis Committees (as director of two dissertations and one thesis)
2009 University Committee on Integrity
2008-2009 School of Arts and Humanities, Lecture Series Committee
2008 School of Arts and Humanities, Committee to Respond to External Review of School
2008 School of Arts and Humanities, Steering Committee to Revise the Arts and Humanities website
2007-2009 School of Arts and Humanities, Graduate Affairs Committee
2007-2008 School of Arts and Humanities, Ad Hoc Committee to revise the undergraduate honors thesis
2007 Summer School of Arts and Humanities, Committee to hire an Adjunct Professor in U.S. History
2007 Committee to hire an Assistant Professor of Chinese History
2008-2010 April-May, W. Turrentine Jackson Dissertation Prize Committee, Pacific Coast Branch, American Historical Association
2008 October, "Debate at the Spirit Rock," Organized pre-Presidential debates between representatives from campus Democrats, Republicans, and Libertarians at UT Dallas.
2008 October, In the Know, Participant on Panel for Graduate Students at UT Dallas, "Attending Conferences."
2008 July, Safety Zone Ally Training, Program at UT Dallas to promote safer environment for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender community members.
2008 April, In The Know, Participant on Panel for Graduate Students at UT Dallas, "But What Are You Going to Do with Your Degree? Talking to Non-Academics about Your Academic Career."
2007 December, Refereed journal manuscript, Southern California Quarterly
2007 August, Refereed journal manuscript for Pacific Historical Review
2006-2007, Program Committee Member for Western History Association Conference in Oklahoma City
2006 June, Refereed journal manuscript, Journal of Policy History
2006 June, Refereed journal manuscript, History Compass Online
Assistant Professor of Historical Studies, August 2006-, University of Texas at Dallas, School of Arts and Humanities
Social Science Reviewer, December 2007, Texas College Readiness Project, reviewed curricular standards for the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
Humanities Texas, June 2007 "The West and the Shaping of America," Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX, lectured to secondary school teachers about political history in the west as part of a week-long seminar, prepared and presented primary source documents for use in their classrooms
Curatorial Assistant, June 2004, Bridwell Library, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, composed labels for exhibit, "From George to George: Presidential Elections in the United States, 1788-2004"
Reader/Grader of Advanced Placement U.S. History Exam, June 2003, Educational Testing Service, San Antonio, Texas
Editorial Assistant, May 1997- August 1997, Sachem Press, Guilford, Connecticut, edited and checked facts for historical entries, researched and created time tables for the American Heritage Encyclopedia of American History (New York: Holt and Co., 1998)
Curatorial Assistant, November 1996- November 1997, Beinecke Rare Books and Manuscripts Library, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, assisted Curator for Western Americana with research, cataloguing, and exhibits
Staff Assistant, January 1995-August 1996, Brandeis University, Office of Alumni Relations,
Waltham, Massachusetts, created and implemented alumni databases, assisted with reunion- and event-planning, edited and maintained alumni directories, edited Class Notes section of the quarterly Brandeis Review
Park Ranger and German Language Interpreter, May 1994-September1994, Sitka National Historical Park, Sitka, Alaska, researched and interpreted Native Alaskan and Russian American history, created and guided historical tours for park visitors, operated visitors’ center and book store, composed press releases, translated for German-speaking visitors, patrolled park trails
Please verify the information in this request and mention any changes or suggestions in the comments section. Email notifications and confirmations regarding this will be sent to you at fromEmail and the profile owner. If you would like to receive it at a different email address, please change the email address listed on your profile.