Asian and World History, Urban History, Social Movements, Gender Studies
Ph.D., World History, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, January 2013
Graduate Certificate, Women’s Studies, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, May 2008
M.A., World History, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, May 2008
B.A. History, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO, May 2005
Dr. Samantha Christiansen is Assistant Professor of History at Marywood University. She received her Ph.D in History from Northeastern University and is a specialist in South Asian and World History with strong interest in Social Movements, Urban History and Gender. She is co-editor of The Third World in the Global 1960s (Berghahn, 2012) and has published a number of chapters exploring the convergence of politics and culture. Prior to joining Marywood, she taught courses focusing on World and South Asian History, Gender in the Global South, and Youth Revolt at Northeastern University, Babson College, Clark University, and Independent University Bangladesh. She lives in the historic hill section of Scranton.
HIST 100 - Roots of the Modern World
HIST 250B - Gender in Asia