Braunshay G. Pertile

Pertile portrait

Ph.D. Program




Educational Background

M.A. in History, Southern Methodist University, 2015
B.A. in History, Southern Methodist University, 2008


Braunshay is studying US History. He is primarily interested in the evolution of racial and ethnic definitions, particularly those of mixed ethnic heritage in the south and borderland areas. Secondarily he is interested in the transatlantic movement of religious ideas and their changing interpretations during different periods of US History. He looks forward to honing these research aims as his graduate studies progress.