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E Jerry Jessee

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Environmental History
  • History of Science and Technology
  • World History

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • Center for Culture, History and Environment, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies – UW-Madison
  • American Society for Environmental History
  • History of Science Society

PUBLICATIONS

“Radiation Ecologies: Nuclear Fallout and the Birth of the Ecosphere.” Book manuscript under contract with the University of Washington Press, Weyerhaeuser Environmental Books Series (Paul Sutter, ed.)

“A Heightened Controversy: Nuclear Weapons Testing, Radioactive Tracers, and the Dynamic Atmosphere,” in Toxic Airs: Chamical and Environmental Histories of the Atmosphere, edited by James Rodger Fleming and Ann Johnson, The University of Pittsburgh Press, forthcoming Spring 2014.  **Winner of the Phillip J. Pauly Prize, Forum for the History of Science in America, History of Science Society

TEACHING HONORS

  • National Science Foundation, Dissertation Improvement Grant (Jan. 2010)
  • Teaching Assistant of the Year, Montana State University
Associate Professor of History

Office:
CCC 467
Phone:
715-346-2404

Education

Ph.D. - History
Montana State University

M.A. - History
Montana State University

B.A. - Anthropology
University of California at Santa Barbara

Courses

Global Natural Histories
Modern Global Environmental History
World History Since 1500
The Darwinian Revolution