Cara Rogers, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of History

252 Dwight Schar College of Education
Area of speciality
Thomas Jefferson, Race and Slavery in the Atlantic World Race, and Slavery in the Jeffersonian Ag
Biography
  • Teaches courses on the Age of Enlightenment, American history from the colonial era until the Civil War and Thomas Jefferson
  • Published in the Journal of Southern History and American Political Thought and the Journal of the Early Republic
  • Current book project examines the antislavery impact of Thomas Jefferson's book, Notes on the State of Virginia
  • Favorite thing about Ashland University: Having conversations with my students
  • Little-known fact: I have lived on three continents
Education
  • Ph.D. in History, Rice University
  • M.A. in History, Rice University
  • M.A. in History, University of Texas at Dallas
  • B.A. in English, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs