Brett Goodin researches the transnational history of American sailors. His first book, From Captives to Consuls (2020), is a collective biography of American sailors held captive in the Barbary States. He is currently writing a book about Americans in the Asia-Pacific between 1784 and 1914.
Assistant Professor, ShanghaiTech University
Postdoctoral fellow, New York University, Shanghai
Postdoctoral fellow in the Program in Early American Economy & Society, Library Company of Philadelphia