Field & Specialties
19th Century United States
American Civil War
Slavery & Emancipation
A.B., Princeton University (2018), Magna Cum Laude
Ian is a first-year graduate student from Northfield, Minnesota. He specializes in nineteenth-century American political history.
“‘Egypt’ and Emancipation: An Exploration of Political Partisanship in Wartime Illinois” Chicago Journal of History, Winter 2018.
Ian's current project examines the formation of the Republican Party in Illinois prior to the presidential election of 1856.
Awards & Honors
Princeton University Department of History Koren Prize