Major Field: Russian History
Adviser: Donald J. Raleigh
BA College of William and Mary
MA University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2008
MA Thesis: ”Scenarios for Survival: Representations of Nuclear War in American and Soviet Civil Defense Manuals, 1954–1972″
PhD University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2013
Cold War; the impact of nuclear weapons on society and culture; civil defense; Soviet material culture; history of consumer technology.