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Adviser: Harry L. Watson
Curriculum Vitae


A.B. Princeton University, 2009
M.A. Yale University, 2011
PhD University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2020

Research Interests

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.