Abeer Saha

Doctoral Candidate
Editor-in-Chief, Essays in History

Field & Specialties

Advisers: W. B. Carlson & Brian Balogh
History of Technology & Capitalism
American History Since 1865
Global Health & Environmental History


B.S. Mechanical Engineering with Engineering Business Minor

Graduated with High Distinction in 2013

University of Virginia, School of Engineering and Applied Science


Book Review:

Abeer Saha, Review of “Technology and the Search for progress in Modern Mexico,” by Edward Beatty, World History Bulletin (Fall 2016)

Undergraduate Thesis:

Abeer Saha, "Detoxifying Divinity: Science, Religion, and the River Yamuna of North India," Journal of Environmental Research and Development 10 (3) (Jan-Mar 2016): 565-575.

Current Research

Environmental History: 20th century Animal Agriculture, Feedlots, CAFOs. 

Awards & Honors

Graduate Environmental Resilience Fellowship (2016-2017)                               

Raven Society Fellowship (2016-2017)                                                                         

AHSS Award (2017)

Courses Taught

Global History (TA) - Fall 2016

War & Society in the 20th Century (TA) - Spring 2017