Ellen Hartigan-O\u2019Connor, UC Davis

Ellen Hartigan-O’Connor is an associate professor of history at the University of California, Davis, and a member of the Institute for Social Sciences executive committee. She studies cross-cultural women’s and gender history, economic and labor history, law, culture and society, and popular folk cultures in the United States.

She is a founding and standing board member of the Oxford Bibliographies Online—Atlantic History, a board member of Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000, and an elected trustee of the Business History Conference. She is also a lecturer in the Organization of American Historians’ Distinguished Lectureship Program. She earned her M.A. and Ph.D. in American history at the University of Michigan.

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