Jan Doolittle Wilson

Jan Wilson

Associate Professor of History Chapman Hall  227
(918)631-2410
jan-wilson@utulsa.edu

United States Women’s History
Women’s and Gender Studies
United States Labor and Social Movements
History of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era

Education and Degrees Earned

  • Ph.D., United States Women’s History, State University of New York at Binghamton, 2000.
  • M.A., United States History with a specialization in American Labor and Social Movements, Indiana State University, 1995.
  • B.S., History, Indiana State University, 1993.

Previous Teaching Experience

  • Assistant Professor of History, 2007-Present
    • Director of Women’s and Gender Studies, University of Tulsa, 2007-2011
    • Assistant Professor of History, 2005-2007
      • Central Michigan University
      • Assistant Professor of History, 2001-2005
        • Fort Hays State University
        • Visiting Assistant Professor of History, 2000-2001
          • Grinnell College
          • Lecturer, Summer 1998, Spring 1999
            • State University of New York at Binghamton
            • Lecturer, 1995-1996
              • Indiana State University

              Professional Affiliations

              • American Historical Association
              • National Women’s Studies Association
              • Organization of American Historians
              • Phi Alpha Theta
              • Phi Kappa Phi

              Courses Taught at TU

              • American Civil Rights Movement (HIST 3583)
              • Feminist Theory (WS 3113)
              • Gender Across Cultures (WS 3173)
              • History of Women in the United States (HIST 3283/WS 3283)
              • Introduction to Womens Studies (WS 2013)

              Awards & Recognition

              • 1999-2000 University Dissertation Year Fellowship, SUNY-Binghamton.
              • 2000 Henry Belin du Pont Dissertation Fellowship, Hagley Museum and Library.
              • 2003, 2004, and 2005 Mortar Board “Top Professor” Award for Excellence in Teaching, Fort Hays State University.
              • Spring 2005 Pilot Award (Teacher of the Year) Nominee, Fort Hays State University.
              • Fall 2006 Teacher of the Year Nominee, Central Michigan University.
              • Berkshire Conference First Book Prize nominee, 2007.
              • 2007 Herbert Hoover Presidential Library Association Book Award nominee.
              • 2008 Organization of American Historians Ellis W. Hawley Book Prize nominee.
              • 2008 American Historical Association Joan Kelly Book Prize nominee.
              • Spring 2006 VIP Award for Excellence in Teaching, Black Student Union, Central Michigan University.

              Publications

              • Disunity in Diversity: The General Federation of Women’s Clubs and Racial Politics
                Article under review, Journal of Women’s History.
              • Frances Wright
                Article in John Powell, ed., Great Lives from History: The Nineteenth Century, 1801-1900, 2469-2471. Pasadena: Salem Press, 2007.
              • Review of Catherine Rymph, Republican Women: Feminism and Conservatism from Suffrage through the Rise of the New Right
                (Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2006). American Historical Review (June 2008): 856-57.
              • Review of Darlis A. Miller, Mary Hallock Foote: Author-Illustrator of American West
                (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2002). New Mexico Historical Review 79:4 (Fall 2004): 549-50.
              • Review of Mary J. Straw Cook, ed., Immortal Summer: A Victorian Woman’s Travels in the Southwest
                (Santa Fe: Museum of New Mexico Press, 2002). New Mexico Historical Review 80:1 (Winter 2005): 104-05.
              • The Feminist Movement
                Article in Donald Whisenhunt, ed., Encyclopedia USA. Academic International Press, forthcoming.
              • The National Industrial Recovery Act
                Article in Cynthia Northrup, ed., The Industrial Revolutions: An Encyclopedia on the First, Second, and Third Industrial Revolutions. M.E. Sharpe, forthcoming.
              • The Sherman Anti-Trust Act
                Article in Cynthia Northrup, ed., The Industrial Revolutions: An Encyclopedia on the First, Second, and Third Industrial Revolutions. M.E. Sharpe, forthcoming.
              • The Women’s Joint Congressional Committee and the Politics of Maternalism, 1920-1930
                Book. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2007.