Atlantic World Graduate Student Profiles



Erica Duncan
Principal Advisors: Jennifer Morgan
Research Interests: African American women’s intimacy, black girlhood studies, kinship, violence. 

Alejandro McGhee
Principal Advisors: Jennifer Morgan and Nicole Eustace
Research Interests: Atlantic Slavery, kinship, otherness, gender and sexuality


Nuala F. Caomhanach
Principal Advisors: Myles Jackson, Karl Appuhn
Research Interests: environmental history; history of botany; Madagascar; gender; knowledge production


Lila O’ Leary Chambers 
Principal Advisors: Nicole Eustace, Rebecca Goetz, Jennifer Morgan
Research Interests: alcohol in the British Atlantic; history of consumption; history of race, slavery, and commodification


Juneisy Hawkins

Principal Advisors: Nicole Eustace, Rebecca Goetz
Research Interests: food in history; Early/colonial North America; the Atlantic World.


Daniel Joslyn
Principal Advisors: Martha Hodes; Steven Hahn
Research Interests: 19th- U.S. and Middle East; history of religion; intellectual history


Timo McGregor
Principal Advisors: Lauren Benton, Rebecca Goetz, John Shovlin
Research Interests: (Dutch) Atlantic history; comparative history of empire; history of political thought.


Elise A. Mitchell
Principal Advisors: Jennifer Morgan, Ada Ferrer, Rebecca Goetz
Research Interests: comparative Slavery, Social History of Medicine, Atlantic World History


Hayley Negrin
Principal Advisors: Rebecca Goetz, Nicole Eustace, Rachel St. John
Research Interests: early Native American history, comparative slavery, women and gender, borderlands history


Shavange Scott
Principal Advisor: Jennifer Morgan
Research Interests: Atlantic World slavery; Ideologies of Race in the 18th and 19th Century Atlantic World; Antebellum U.S.