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Jillian Bjerke

Graduate Student • Graduate Part Time Instructor
Ph.D. Track - Medieval Europe, Spain Advisor - Professor Anne Lester Jillian Bjerke is a fourth-year Ph.D. candidate working with Anne Lester. Her dissertation title is “Both King and Count: Joint Lordship in Thirteenth-Century Navarre and Champagne.”

Alexander Langer

Graduate Student • Graduate Part Time Instructor
US HISTORY
Alex Langer is a Ph.D. Candidate in American History. He earned an M.A. in Modern American History from Villanova University in 2014, and a B.A. in History with a minor in Classics from the University of Arizona in 2012. His research and teaching interests include U.S. foreign relations, international relations, U.S. cultural history, and the legacy of the classics in the modern age. His dissertation, All Flights Lead to Rome:...
Graeme Pente

Graeme Pente

Graduate Student • Graduate Part Time Instructor
Ph.D. Track – Modern U.S., intellectual history, history of radicalism Advisor: Professor Mark Pittenger Graeme holds an M.A. in history from the University of Rochester and a B.A. in history and French from the University of Ottawa, Canada. His dissertation explores transatlantic socialist thought in the nineteenth century with an emphasis on questions of power, government, and democracy within emerging labor movements. He is the 2017-2018 Lead for the Graduate...