Graduate Students

Michael Adams

Michael Adams

Graduate Assistant

Rachel Banks

Rachel Banks

Graduate Assistant

Ali Benek

Ali Benek

ab2394@msstate.edu

Modern European History, Military History, Diplomatic History
Kassy Black

Kassey Black

Graduate Assistant

History of science and technology; the US space program; professional ethics, professional communication, and the phenomena of technological disasters; whistleblowing
Dave Burford

Dave Burford

Graduate Assistant
db2400@msstate.edu

Colin Campbell

Graduate Assistant

Ashia Caraway

Ashia Caraway

Graduate Assistant

Doug Forrest

John Douglas Forrest

EPIC Fellow

Damarius Harris

Graduate Assistant

Jason Hauser

Research Assistant

Owen James Hyman

Assistant, Agricultural History Society
ojh2@msstate.edu

Steven Knapp

Steven Knapp

Graduate Assistant

Sarah Lewin

Graduate Assistant

Fraser Livingston

Fraser Livingston

CHASES Fellow

Kayla McClellan

Graduate Assistant

Jeremy Montgomery

Graduate Assistant

Emily Moses

Teaching Assistant

US History, Gender and Race History, History of Science and Technology (HOST), History of Medicine

Kelli Nelson

Agricultural History Assistant
kbn57@msstate.edu

Larsen Plyler

Graduate Assistant

Stephen Powell

Martin T. Smith Fellow

United States Post-1945, American Diplomatic History, Mexican-American Foreign Relations.
I am a first year Master's student. My interests focus on the Cold War, specifically the United States pursuits to contain the Communist System. Education:

William Smith

Graduate Assistant

19th and 20th Century US, Appalachia, US South, Agricultural, Environmental, and Rural History.

Nick Timmerman

Graduate Assistant
nat80@msstate.edu

19th and 20th Century U.S.; Agricultural, Rural, and Environmental History (ARE); Southeastern American Indian History; Public History; and Oral History
I am a Ph.D. student in the Department of History at MSU. I am in the EPIC and HOST nodes. My dissertation will examine American maternal and child health care from 1917 to 1969 during times of international and internal crisis.

Niklas Trzaskowski

EPIC Assistant

20th Century American political history, particularly post-1945 American political developments, politicians, campaigns, and the history of modern conservatism.
20th Century United States Environmental History

Cameron Zinsou

Graduate Assistant
cgz7@msstate.edu

World War II, Modern Military History, Diplomatic History, Nationalism, Modern Europe, Modern US