Cynthia Prescott

Associate Professor of History, University of North Dakota

Author of _Gender and Generation on the Far Western Frontier_ (University of Arizona Press, 2007) and several articles, most recently in _Pacific Historical Review_. My new book, _Pioneer Mother Monuments: Constructing Cultural Memory_, will be published by University of Oklahoma Press in spring 2019. I am also developing a companion website, http://pioneermonuments.net.

Experience

  • –present
    Associate Professor of History, University of North Dakota
  • 2005–2007
    Teaching Fellow, Loyola Marymount University
  • 2004–2005
    Lecturer, California State University, Channel Islands

Education

  • 2004 
    University of California, Los Angeles, Ph.D., History
  • 2000 
    University of California, Los Angeles, M.A., History
  • 1998 
    Duke University, A.B., History

Publications

  • 2007
    Gender and Generation on the Far Western Frontier, University of Arizona Press

Grants and Contracts

  • 2018
    Planning Grant
    Role:
    Primary Investigator
    Funding Source:
    Whiting Foundation