Faculty

Mary McCune, Associate Professor

Degrees:
Ph.D. in History, Ohio State University, 2000
M.A. in History, Ohio State University, 1994
M.A. in Russian Literature, University at Albany, 1990
B.A. in Russian Language and Russian & East European Studies, University at Albany, 1987


Areas of Specialization:

American and European Women's History
U.S. Immigration History
Ethnic History

Courses Taught:
U.S. Since 1865
Women in American History, 1865-Present
American Immigration and Ethnic History
Women and War in the Twentieth Century
 

Significant Publications:
“The Whole Wide World, Without Limits”: International Relief, Gender Politics and American Jewish Women, 1893-1930. American Jewish Civilization Series, ed. Jonathan Sarna and Moses Rischin.  Detroit:  Wayne State University Press, 2005

“Immigrants, Family, and ‘Ellis Island Whiteness.’” Part of a Forum on Teaching Immigration and Ethnic History Through Film.  Journal of American Ethnic History 30 (Summer 2011): 25-30.

"Insignificant’ Lives, Significant Writings.”  Review essay in Journal of Women’s History 20 (Summer 2008): 174-182.

“Formulating the‘Women’s Interpretation of Zionism’: Hadassah Recruitment of Non-Zionist American Women, 1914-1930.”  In Partners in Palestine: American Jewish Women in the Yishuv and Early State of Israel, ed. Shulamit Reinharz and Mark A. Raider,  90-111.  Boston: University Press of New England, 2005.

Memberships

Board of Editors, Women's History Review (link with :http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/titles/09612025.asp)
Academic Council, American Jewish Historical Society (link with:  http://www.ajhs.org/scholarship/faculty.cfm)
Coordinating Council for Women in History
Organization of American Historians
Immigration and Ethnic History Society
Urban History Association