PhD Students


Joshua Tracy

PhD Program

Educational Background

Ph.D. History student, Southern Methodist University, Present 
M.A. History,Texas Tech University, 2014
B.A. History and Spanish,Texas Tech University, 2012


Josh studies the environmental history of the Rio Grande from the mid 19th to the early 20th century. He's specifically interested in how the the river as a border and resource frustrated people on both local and federal levels, failing to produce the outcomes landowners and politicians so desperately desired.