Category Archives: Teaching

Fall 2015: Introduction to Digital Humanities – the online course

This course is the first of three online courses that the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media (RRCHNM) has developed, with funding from the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, for a new Digital Public Humanities Graduate Certificate.

Fall 2015: Introduction to Digital Humanities – the online course

This course is the first of three online courses that the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media (RRCHNM) has developed, with funding from the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, for a new Digital Public Humanities Graduate Certificate.

Fall 2014: Clio Wired: An Introduction to History & New Media

This course is my version of HIST 696, the first of the two digital history courses required of all PhD students at GMU. I was introduced to this course during my first stint at GMU in 1998-99, one of the first years that Roy

Fall 2014: Clio Wired: An Introduction to History & New Media

This course is my version of HIST 696, the first of the two digital history courses required of all PhD students at GMU. I was introduced to this course during my first stint at GMU in 1998-99, one of the first years that Roy

Spring 2014: The Digital Past

HIST 390 The Digital Past Spring 2014 Syllabus This course is my version of HIST 390, the course first developed by Dan Cohen, which satisfies George Mason University’s general education IT requirement.  It has to include a range of topics

Spring 2014: The Digital Past

HIST 390 The Digital Past Spring 2014 Syllabus This course is my version of HIST 390, the course first developed by Dan Cohen, which satisfies George Mason University’s general education IT requirement.  It has to include a range of topics

Semester 1, 2013: Key Issues in American Culture

USSC6914 Key Issues in American Culture USSC6914 is a core unit in the Masters of US Studies, taught in an intensive 10-week mode of weekly 3-hour seminars which explore topics ranging from Individualism to Race and Equality to Region.

Semester 1, 2013: Key Issues in American Culture

USSC6914 Key Issues in American Culture USSC6914 is a core unit in the Masters of US Studies, taught in an intensive 10-week mode of weekly 3-hour seminars which explore topics ranging from Individualism to Race and Equality to Region.

Semester 1, 2013: New York, New York

HSTY2670 New York, New York This is the fourth iteration of this lecture and tutorial course, which explores the history and representation of New York City, from its beginnings as a Dutch settlement down to 9/11, using the archetypal modern

Semester 1, 2013: New York, New York

HSTY2670 New York, New York This is the fourth iteration of this lecture and tutorial course, which explores the history and representation of New York City, from its beginnings as a Dutch settlement down to 9/11, using the archetypal modern

Semester 1, 2013: Digital History

HSTY4011 Digital History New Honours Seminar Description: New technologies are transforming the work of historians, and the ways in which we interpret the past and communicate our ideas with others.  This seminar will critically examine the digital tools and resources

Semester 1, 2013: Digital History

HSTY4011 Digital History New Honours Seminar Description: New technologies are transforming the work of historians, and the ways in which we interpret the past and communicate our ideas with others.  This seminar will critically examine the digital tools and resources

Semester 2, 2012: Law & Order in Modern America

HSTY2671 Law and Order in Modern America This is a new lecture and tutorial course, which begins with a module on approaches to the history of crime, focused on murder, then explores the criminal justice system and policing, and extra-legal

Semester 2, 2012: Law & Order in Modern America

HSTY2671 Law and Order in Modern America This is a new lecture and tutorial course, which begins with a module on approaches to the history of crime, focused on murder, then explores the criminal justice system and policing, and extra-legal

Teaching, Semester 1, 2012

USSC6914 Key Issues in American Culture A core unit in the Masters of US Studies, this postgraduate seminar is taught in an intensive 10 week mode | More Teaching

Teaching, Semester 1, 2012

USSC6914 Key Issues in American Culture A core unit in the Masters of US Studies, this postgraduate seminar is taught in an intensive 10 week mode | More Teaching

Teaching, Semester 1, 2012

AMST2601 American Foundations The core unit in the American Studies major, this team-taught unit involves staff from History, English, Film Studies and the United States Studies Centre, and is structured around a series of modules. Coordinator, and lectures on “What

Teaching, Semester 1, 2012

AMST2601 American Foundations The core unit in the American Studies major, this team-taught unit involves staff from History, English, Film Studies and the United States Studies Centre, and is structured around a series of modules. Coordinator, and lectures on “What