PhD Students

Camille Davis

PhD Program

Educational Background

Ph.D. History Student, Southern Methodist University, 2016-present

M.A. History, University of North Texas, Denton, 2015

B.A. Journalism, Baylor University, 2007.

Academic Interests

Camille is interested in European influences on the American Revolution. Specifically, she hopes to focus

on how aspects of the Renaissance, the Enlightenment, and 17th Century English jurisprudence affected

the American Revolution. Her Master’s thesis focused on how the English case, known as the the

Somerset Trial, affected the American Revolution.