Adjunct Assistant Professor
Area of Interest:
Celtic Europe, Medieval British Isles and France, Early modern Burgundy, 17th-19th century America.
Research & Activities:
Entered the program in 1990.
Education: Graduated May 2006, UNC-Chapel Hill
Research Interests: Methods of Ethnohistory (including documentary research and oral history), Historical Demography (parish/civil records), Historical Ecology (historic cartography and GIS landscape studies), Archaeology (ceramics) and Material Culture studies (clothing); Celtic studies–relationship between archaeology and literature; Monasticism in medieval France–issues of gender and space; Early Modern studies of gender and family, small farms, agriculture, climate and land-use in Burgundy and the United States.