A.B. Princeton University, 2009
M.A. Yale University, 2011
PhD University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2020
My dissertation is entitled: “Panic and Power: The First Great Depression in North Carolina, 1819-1833.” It explores the political, economic and social consequences of the first major financial collapse in American history—the Panic of 1819—through the lens of one critical yet understudied Southern state.