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Kenyon Zimmer

[Kenyon William Zimmer]

Associate Professor, History
Last Updated: August 7, 2020
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Research Interests

Research Interests
Migration; Ethnic Studies; Transnational Radicalism; Anarchism and Syndicalism; Anti-Fascism; Deportation

Teaching Interests

Teaching Interests
U.S. History; Transatlantic History; Migration and Ethnic History; Labor History; History of Radicalism; Borders and Borderlands

Biography

Biography

Kenyon Zimmer is an Associate Professor of History at the University of Texas at Arlington. His research focuses on transnational migration, labor, and radicalism in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, with a particular focus on anarchism, as well as on the history of illegal immigration and deportation. See more at kenyonzimmer.com.

Education

Education

    • 2010 PhD in History
      University of Pittsburgh, 2010
    • 2005 MA in History
      University of Pittsburgh, 2005
    • 2002 BA in American Studies
      Bennington College, 2002

Appointments

Appointments

    • 2016 to Present Associate Professor
      History, University of Texas at Arlington
    • 2010 to 2016 Assistant Professor
      History, University of Texas at Arlington
    • 2007 to 2009 Graduate Teaching Fellow
      History, University of Pittsburgh

Memberships

    • 2018 to Present Association for Jewish Studies
    • 2014 to Present Immigration and Ethnic History Society
    • 2011 to Present Labor and Working-Class History Association
    • 2011 to Present Organization of American Historians
    • 2009 to Present American Historical Association

Awards and Honors

    • Apr  2019 Faculty Development Leave Spring 2020 sponsored by UTA
    • Mar  2019 Wright Accolade Award sponsored by College of Liberal Arts, UTA
    • Nov  2018 William P. Heidrich Research Fellowship sponsored by Labadie Collection, University of Michigan Libraries
    • Jul  2018 Faculty Senate Travel Award sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington
    • Dec  2014 Outstanding Teaching Award, College of Liberal Arts sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington
    • Dec  2009 Lillian B. Lawler Graduate Fellowship sponsored by University of Pittsburgh
    • Dec  2008 Grant-in-Aid, Immigration History Research Center sponsored by University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
    • Dec  2008 History Graduate Student Teaching Award sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington
    • Dec  2007 Andrew Mellon Predoctoral Fellowship sponsored by University of Pittsburgh
    • Dec  2007 C. Y. Hsu Summer Research Fellowship sponsored by University of Pittsburgh
    • Dec  2006 Steiner Summer Internship for Yiddish Studies sponsored by Yiddish Book Center
    • Dec  2002 Barbara Wertheimer Prize sponsored by New York Labor History Association
    • Dec  2001 George Watt Award sponsored by Abraham Lincoln Brigade Archives

News Articles

News Articles

Publications

Presentations

    • November  2019
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Deportation as Diffusion: How America’s Red Scare Transformed Global Radicalism", Social Science History Association, Chicago, Illinois. (November 23, 2019).
    • June  2019
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Cellmates and Shipmates: Emma Goldman and the Deportees of the USAT Buford", Joseph A. Labadie Collection, University of Michigan Library, Ann Arbor, MI. (June 27, 2019).
    • May  2019
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Reframing the First Red Scare: American Deportees and the Global Interwar Left", Labor and Working-Class History Association, Durham, NC. (May 31, 2019).
    • August  2018
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "The First Red Scare in the West and the World: Globalizing the History of Political Deportations", Santa Clara University, San Jose, CA. (August 4, 2018).
    • April  2018
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Dispersing Subversion: Toward a Global History of the United States' First Red Scare ", Belfast, Ireland . (April 6, 2018).
    • January  2018
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Red Exiles: America’s Political Deportees in a Revolutionary World, 1917-1939", University of Texas at Arlington, Dallas, TX. (January 26, 2018).
    • November  2017
      Zimmer, Kenyon , "The First Red Scare: Political Repression during and after World War I", Tarleton University, Stephenville, TX. (November 15, 2017).
    • October  2017
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "A World without Borders: Unearthing Transnational Radical Networks in the Age of Nationalism", University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA. (October 23, 2017).
    • March  2017
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Everything You Know about Immigration Is Wrong", Tarrant County College , Arlington, TX. (March 4, 2017).
    •  2016
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Eugene V. Debs and the Election of 1912: Making Sense of American Socialism", Humanities Texas, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX. ( , 2016).
    • November  2016
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "An Anti-Fascist Revolution? Transnational Anarchists in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939", Social Science History Association, Chicago, IL. (November 19, 2016).
    • March  2016
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Anti-Imperialism at War: The Anticolonial Roots of American Anarchist Debates Over World War I", Valencia, Spain . (March 30, 2016).
    •  2015
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Anarchist Alliances: Transnational and Multiethnic Radicalism in San Francisco, 1889-1940", Georgetown University, Washington, DC. ( , 2015).
    •  2015
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Anarchist Interventionism: American Anarchism and the Spanish Civil War", San Francisco, CA . ( , 2015).
    •  2015
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Immigrants against the State: Yiddish and Italian Anarchism in America", John D. Calandra Italian American Institute, Queens College, CUNY, New York, NY . ( , 2015).
    • March  2015
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Anarchism and Interethnic Alliances, 1880s-1930s", San Francisco, CA. (March 20, 2015).
    •  2014
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Anrchist, Informant, Fasist, or American? Self-Representation and the Many Faces of Ludovico Carminita", Vienna, Austria . ( , 2014).
    • February  2014
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "'Their Cause is Ours’: The Mexican Revolution as Transnational Anarchist Revolution", University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX . (February 6, 2014).
    •  2013
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Rereading American Syndicalism: The Immigrant Anarchist Press of Paterson, New Jersey ", New York, NY. ( , 2013).
    •  2013
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Southern Borderlands/Global Borderlands: Foreign Anarchists and Syndicalists in the Mexican Revolution", New Orleans, LA. ( , 2013).
    • May  2013
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "L’Era Nuova: Italian Anarchists, the IWW, and the Hidden History of the Industrial Workers of the World", William Paterson University , Wayne, NJ. (May 20, 2013).
    •  2012
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Local, National, and Global Histories of Anarchism: The Case of San Francisco, 1881-1940", Glasgow, Scotland . ( , 2012).
    •  2012
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "The Bastards of All Nations: Anarchism, Immigration, and the American Nation", Wayne State University, Detroit, MI. ( , 2012).
    •  2012
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "What Part of ‘Illegal’ Do You Actually Understand? American Immigration and Illegality in Historical Perspective", Tarrant County College, Arlington, TX. ( , 2012).
    • January  2012
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "'One Big Union' in Paterson: Italian Anarchism, the IWW, and the Silk Strike of 1913 Reexamined", Chicago, Illinois. (January 8, 2012).
    •  2011
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Race, Radicalism, and Repression on the Bay: The International Anarchist Group of San Francisco and The Ferrero-Sallitto Case, 1927-1940", University of Washington , Seattle, WA. ( , 2011).
    • January  2011
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "'Yiddish is My Homeland': A Transnational History of Jewish-American Anarchism, 1880s-1930s", Toronto, Canada . (January 15, 2011).
    •  2010
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Anarchism in the U.S.A.: Immigrants and American Radicalism, 1880s-1940s", Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX. ( , 2010).
    •  2010
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Yiddish- and Italian-Language Anarchism in America: Divergent Models of Diasporic Radicalism", Ghent, Belgium. ( , 2010).
    • January  2010
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Alternatives to Working-Class Whiteness? Race and Cosmopolitanism in Italian-American Anarchism 1890-1930", San Diego, CA . (January 8, 2010).
    • June  2009
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Anarchism and Syndicalism in the Russian Revolution: Reassessing Avrich's Work in Light of Recent Historiography", Pittsburgh, PA. (June 6, 2009).
    •  2008
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Current Historical Research in Working-Class Migration ", Pacific Northwest Labour History Association and Labor & Working Class History Association, Vancouver, BC. ( , 2008).
    • March  2008
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Beyond the Melting Pot, the Patria, and Zion: Immigrant Anarchist Identities in the United States", New York, NY. (March 29, 2008).
    • November  2006
      Zimmer, Kenyon, "Premature Anticommunists: American Anarchism, the Russian Revolution, and the Spanish Civil War", Minneapolis, MN. (November 22, 2006).

Students Supervised

    • Present
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Angela Austin, (History)
    • Present
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Lauren Jones, (History)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      William Hansard,
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Daniel Degges, (History)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Christopher Malmberg, (History)
      Svenskar äro vi icke mera, ryssar kunna vi icke bli, derför måste vi vara finnar: Finnish Migration and Identity in the Atlantic World
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Gina Bennett, (History)
      Imperial Women of Darien: Scottish Nationalism, Gender, and Migration in the Atlantic World, 1650-1740
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Staci Swiney, (History)
      Communards on the Move: French Radicals in England and the United the States, 1871-1900
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Stephanie Sulik, (History)
      The Transatlantic Relationship between Garveyites and the Rubber Industry: The Universal Negro Improvement Association and the Firestone Tire and Rubber Company in Akron, Ohio, and Liberia, 1920-1989
    • Present
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Sebasitan Fuentes,
    • Present
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      William Kingren,
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Jacqueline Zeledon, (History)
      Creating the 'American Riviera': Twentieth-Century Architectural Revitalization and Its Transatlantic Influences In Santa Barbara, California, 1910-1946
    • Dec 2019
      Other
      Adam Guerrero, (History)
      Master's Portfolio Committee Chair
    • May 2019
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Lisa Gabbert,
    • May 2019
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      William Hansard,
    • Apr 2019
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Charles Grand,
    • Apr 2019
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Edith Porras,
    • Apr 2019
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Jaryth Webber,
    • Apr 2019
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Jacqueline Tinkler, (History)
      Determinants of Ethnic Formation and Retention as Seen Among Belgian Migrants in Northeast Wisconsin
    • 2018
      Other
      Daniel Eudaly, (History)
      Master's Portfolio Committee Chair
    • Dec 2018
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Cory Wells, (History)
      "Tie the Flags Together": Migration, Nativism, and the Orange Order in the United States, 1840-1930
    • Apr 2018
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      John Harris,
    • Feb 2018
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Staci Swiney,
    • Dec 2017
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Brandon Blakeslee,
    • 2017
      Master's Comprehensive Exam Committee Chair
      Justin Jolly,
    • 2017
      Master's Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Amber Jolly, (History)
    • 2017
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Isabelle Rispler, (History)
      'Lands of the Future': German-Speaking Identity, Networks, and Territoriality in the South Atlantic, 1820-1930
    • 2017
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Rufki Salihi, (History)
      Making a Nation Abroad: The Role of Migrant Colonies in the Establishment of Albania
    • 2017
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Nicole Leopoldie, (History)
      The Franco-American Love Affair: Transnational Courtship and Marriage Patterns during the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries
    • May 2017
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Daniel Degges,
    • May 2017
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Stephanie Sulik,
    • Apr 2017
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Gina Bennett,
    • 2016
      Master's Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Kevin McCrea, (History)
    • 2016
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Yevgeny Goldin, (History)
      Settlement House Scenes: Migrants and the Performing Arts in Transatlantic Perspective
    • Apr 2016
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Jacqueline Tinkler, (History)
    • Apr 2016
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Bryan Garrett, (History)
      Otherness and Belonging in 'Democratic Empires': The Syrian Diaspora and Transatlantic Discourses of Identity, 1890s-1930s
    • Apr 2015
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Robert Caldwell, (History)
    • Mar 2015
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Cory Wells, (History)
    • 2014
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Nicole Yarbrough, (History)
      The Great War on Film: Examining the Cinematic Variations of Three Films on the 1916 Battle of the Somme
    • Apr 2014
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Michael Deliz, (History)
    • 2013
      Master's Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Matthew Speight, (History)
    • Aug 2013
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Nicole Leopoldie, (History)
    • Mar 2013
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Isabelle Rispler, (History)
    • 2012
      Master's Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Paul Johnson, (History)
    • Mar 2012
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
      Nathan Kogan, (History)

Courses

      • HIST 5341-001 APPROACHES TO WORLD HISTORY
        (Course Id: 105229)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • HIST 6190-031 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110963)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • HIST 6399-031 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105257)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • HIST 6699-031 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • HIST 7399-031 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • HIST 6190-031 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110963)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • HIST 6990-031 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110966)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • HIST 6699-031 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • HIST 7399-031 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • HIST 5349-001 INTRO TRANSATLANTIC HISTORY
        (Course Id: 105235)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • HIST 6190-031 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110963)
        Summer - 2019
      • HIST 6699-031 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • HIST 7399-031 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • HIST 3345-001 IMMIGRATION IN U.S. HISTORY
        (Course Id: 105054)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • HIST 5698-031 THESIS
        (Course Id: 105245)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • HIST 5361-001 COLLOQUIUM LATE TRANSATLANTIC
        (Topic: Migrations | Course Id: 112335)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • HIST 6390-031 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110964)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • HIST 6699-031 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • HIST 4391-031 UNDERGRADUATE CONF COURSE
        (Course Id: 105190)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • HIST 6190-031 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110963)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018
      • HIST 7399-031 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018
      • HIST 6390-031 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110964)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • HIST 6990-031 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110966)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • HIST 6699-031 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • HIST 5349-001 INTRO TRANSATLANTIC HISTORY
        (Course Id: 105235)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • HIST 6690-031 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110965)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • HIST 6990-031 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110966)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • HIST 6699-031 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • HIST 6391-031 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 105255)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • HIST 1312-007 U.S. HISTORY SINCE 1865
        (Course Id: 105002)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • HIST 6190-031 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110963)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2017
      • HIST 7399-031 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2017
      • HIST 6990-031 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110966)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • HIST 6699-031 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • HIST 6361-001 SEMINAR LATE TRANSATLANTIC
        (Course Id: 112340)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • HIST 6699-031 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • HIST 3345-001 IMMIGRATION IN U.S. HISTORY
        (Course Id: 105054)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • HIST 5391-031 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 105238)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • HIST 5349-001 INTRO TRANSATLANTIC HISTORY
        (Course Id: 105235)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • HIST 5398-031 THESIS
        (Course Id: 105241)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • HIST 7399-031 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2016
      • HIST 6990-031 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110966)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • HIST 6699-031 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • HIST 3300-004 INTRO TO HISTORICAL RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 105012)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • HIST 3373-001 US ECO 1860-PR
        (Course Id: 105082)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • HIST 5361-001 COLLOQUIUM LATE TRANSATLANTIC
        (Course Id: 112335)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • HIST 6699-031 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • HIST 5391-031 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 105238)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • HIST 1312-001 U.S. HISTORY SINCE 1865
        (Course Id: 105002)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • HIST 1312-004 U.S. HISTORY SINCE 1865
        (Course Id: 105002)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • HIST 6990-031 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110966)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • HIST 6699-031 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • HIST 5391-031 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 105238)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • HIST 6302-001 MIGRATION AND SETTLEMENT
        (Course Id: 105251)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • HIST 3346-001 RADICALISM IN MODERN AMERICA
        (Course Id: 112119)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • HIST 6390-031 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110964)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 6990-031 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110966)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 6699-031 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 3345-001 IMMIGRATION IN U.S. HISTORY
        (Course Id: 105054)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 5349-001 INTRO TRANSATLANTIC HISTORY
        (Course Id: 105235)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 1312-008 U.S. HISTORY SINCE 1865
        (Course Id: 105002)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 6390-031 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110964)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 6699-031 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 6391-031 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 105255)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 1312-010 U.S. HISTORY SINCE 1865
        (Course Id: 105002)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 3373-001 US ECO 1860-PR
        (Course Id: 105082)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 6699-031 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • HIST 6391-031 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 105255)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • HIST 6699-031 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • HIST 1312-010 HISTORY OF U.S.
        (Course Id: 105002)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • HIST 1312-011 HISTORY OF U.S.
        (Course Id: 105002)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • HIST 6302-001 MIGRATION AND SETTLEMENT
        (Course Id: 105251)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • HIST 5698-031 THESIS
        (Course Id: 105245)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • HIST 6699-031 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • HIST 1312-008 HISTORY OF U.S.
        (Course Id: 105002)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • HIST 4388-003 SEL TOP HIST
        (Topic: U.S. History | Course Id: 105187)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • HIST 5398-031 THESIS
        (Course Id: 105241)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • HIST 1312-011 HISTORY OF U.S.
        (Course Id: 105002)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • HIST 3345-001 IMMIGRATION IN U.S. HISTORY
        (Course Id: 105054)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • HIST 1312-008 HISTORY OF U.S.
        (Course Id: 105002)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • HIST 1312-009 HISTORY OF U.S.
        (Course Id: 105002)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • HIST 6302-001 MIGRATION AND SETTLEMENT
        (Course Id: 105251)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • HIST 1312-002 HISTORY OF U.S.
        (Course Id: 105002)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • HIST 4388-002 SEL TOP HIST
        (Topic: Immigration/grants Amer Hist | Course Id: 105187)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • HIST 1312-006 HISTORY OF U.S.
        (Course Id: 105002)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • HIST 1312-008 HISTORY OF U.S.
        (Course Id: 105002)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010

Service to the University

    • 2017 to  Present ex-officio
      Graduate Studies Executive Committee
    • 2017 to  Present Faculty Advisor
      History PhD Program
    • 2017 to  Present ex-officio
      Scheduling Committee
    • 2017 to  2019 Committee Member
      Tenure and Promotion
    • Past to  Nov 2019 Guest Speaker
      Honors College
      "Illegal Immigration in Historical Perspective"
    • 2018 to  2018 Committee Member
      University Fulbright Committee
    • 2017 to  2017 Committee Member
      Festival of Ideas Global Institute
      Organizing committee member and moderator for “Borders, Boundaries, and Barriers: Expansive Thinking and Global Solutions,” a day-long event hosted by UTA for local high school students
    • 2017 to  2017 Committee Member
      University Fulbright Committee
    • 2010 to  2017 Committee Member
      Walter Prescott Webb Memorial Lectures
    • 2014 to  2016 Committee Member
      Adjunct Committee
    • 2012 to  2016 Faculty Advisor
      Transatlantic History Student Organization
    • 2013 to  2014 Committee Member
      Professional Development
    • 2011 to  2013 Committee Chair
      Professional Development
    • 2011 to  2012 Committee Member
      Legal History Search Committee
    • 2011 to  2012 Committee Member
      Scheduling
    • 2010 to  2012 Committee Member
      Curriculum
    • 2010 to  2011 Committee Member
      Phi Alpha Theta

Service to the Profession

    • Past to  2019
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      AJS Review
    • 2019 to  2019
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Journal for the Study of Radicalism
    • Past to  2019
      Reviewer, Encyclopedia Article
      Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History
    • 2018 to  2019
      Reviewer, Book
      University of Illinois Press
    • 2012 to  May 2019
      Book Review Co-editor
      Altreitalie: International Journal of Studies on Italian Migrations in the World
    • Past to  Jan 2019
      Conference-Related (New York, NY,
      YIVO Institute for Jewish Research
      Co-organizer of conference "Yiddish Anarchism: New Scholarship on a Forgotten Tradition"
    • 2018 to  2018
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      FSR Incoming Post-Doc Fellowship, Université catholique de Louvain
    • 2018 to  2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Humanity
    • 2018 to  2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Labor: Studies in Working-Class Studies of the Americas
    • 2018 to  2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Radical History Review
    • 2017 to  2018
      Reviewer, Book
      State University of New York Press
    • 2017 to  2017
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      MOVE-IN Louvain Incoming Post-doc Fellowship, Université catholique de Louvain
    • 2017 to  2017
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Yearbook of Transnational History
    • 2016 to  2017
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      American Periodicals: A Journal of History & Criticism
    • 2015 to  2015
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Italian American Review
    • 2015 to  2015
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Labor: Studies in Working-Class Studies of the Americas
    • 2015 to  2015
      Reviewer, Book
      Routledge
    • 2014 to  2014
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Capital & Class
    • 2013 to  2013
      Reviewer, Book
      Westview Press
    • 2012 to  2013
      Reviewer, Book
      University of Florida Press
    • 2011 to  2011
      Reviewer, Book
      Routledge
    • 2010 to  2010
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Labor: Studies in Working-Class Studies of the Americas
    • 2008 to  2009
      Conference-Related (Pittsburgh, PA,
      Class Matters: Working Class Studies Association

Service to the Community

Service to the Community

    • Past to  Aug 2018
      Guest Speaker (Grand Prairie, TX,
      Grand Prairie Independent School District
      Presented on "Historical Causes of Immigration and America’s Changing Immigration Laws" for GBISD history teachers
    • Past to  Mar 2013
      Guest Speaker (Forth Worth, TX,
      Project HOPE, Fort Worth Independent School District
      Presented on "The Great Depression and the Second World War" for FWISD teachers as part of Teaching American History initiative
    • Past to  June 2011
      Guest Speaker (Dallas, TX,
      Dallas Independent School District
      Co-led a workshop on "Using Online Archival and Primary Documents" for DISD teachers as part of Teaching American History initiative
    • Past to  June 2011
      Guest Speaker (Dallas, TX,
      Dallas Independent School District
      Presented on "The Presidency and the Politics of Immigration" for DISD teachers as part of Teaching American History initiative
    • Past to  Oct 2010
      Guest Speaker (Fort Worth, TX,
      Project HOPE, Fort Worth Independent School District
      Presented on "Immigration in Urban America" for FWISD teachers as part of Teaching American History initiative