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Educational BackgroundM.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
B.A., Hobart College
Academic PositionsHarvard University, 2007-2014
Executive Officer, Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies
Faculty, Harvard Summer Programs
Rochester Institute of Technology, 2001-2007
Associate Dean, College of Liberal Arts
Associate Professor and Chair, Department of History
Yale University, 1988-2001
John B. Madden Dean of Berkeley College
Lecturer, Department of History
Lecturer, Yale Divinity School
Stanford University, 1985-88
Teaching and Research Fellow, Department of History
Research InterestsFrance since 1789, politics, religion and society.
- “Political Trials in the French Revolution.” in Political Trials: Interdisciplinary Perspectives. Cambridge University Press. (forthcoming).
- “Un-bloc’ing the French Revolution.” The European Review of History, Spring 2004.
- Family Dynasty, Revolutionary Society: The Cochins of Paris, 1750-1922. (Greenwood Press, 2002)
- Berkeley: The Building of a College, with Paul Goldberger & Stephen Kieran (Berkeley College, 1999)