Mary S. Barton

Mary S. Barton

Advisor: William I. Hitchcock

Email: msb6ba (at) virginia.edu

Fields & Specialties

International Relations, War & Society

Education

Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

Corcoran Department of History, PhD Candidate, August 2011 – present

M.A. in History, University of Virginia, May 2013

M.A. Thesis:The Global War on Anarchism: The United States and International Anarchist Terrorism, 1898-1904” 

 

Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA

Bachelor of Arts, May 2009, Magna cum laude 

Major: History with High Honors at Haverford College, Haverford, PA

Thesis: “From Famine Relief to Diplomatic Alliance: How an Estimative Intelligence Report Changed American-Yugoslav Relations in 1950”

 

University of Oxford, Pembroke College, Oxford, England OX1 1DW

August 2007- June 2008

Major: Modern History

Thesis: “The British Secret Services and the Yugoslav Partisan Resistance Movement, 1939-1945” 

 

EMPLOYMENT

 Event Assistant, Brown Residential College, University of VirginiaCharlottesville, VA, 2013-2014

 Research Assistant, Transatlantic Teacher Scholars Program, Charlottesville, VA, 2011-2012

 Hanover Research, Senior Research Associate, Charlottesville, VA, 2010-2011

 Manhattan District Attorney’s Office, Appeals Bureau, New York, NY, 2009-2010

 

PUBLICATIONS

The Global War on Anarchism: The United States and International Anarchist Terrorism, 1898-1904Diplomatic History (March 2014).

 

FELLOWSHIPS & GRANTS

Foreign Study Fellowship, University of Virginia Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Spring 2015

 Albert Gallatin Graduate Research Fellowship, Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation, 2014-2015

 Dumas Malone Graduate Research Fellowship, Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation, 2014-2015

 Buckner W. Clay Endowment for the Humanities Research Grant & Fellow of the Institute of the Humanities and Global Cultures, University of Virginia, 2014-2015

 Summer Seminar in History and Statecraft, Clements Center for History, Strategy & Statecraft, University of Texas at Austin, Summer 2014

 Title VIII Grant, Kennan Institute, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington, DC, Summer 2014

 Lynde and Harry Bradley Fellow, University of Virginia, 2013-2014

 Hayek Fund, Institute for Humane Studies, George Mason University, 2013

 Robert A. and Barbara Divine Graduate Student Travel Grant, Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations, Washington, DC, Summer 2013

 Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences Summer Research Fellowship, University of Virginia Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and the Office of the Vice President for Research,        Summer 2012

 UVa Summer Foreign Language Fellowship (French), University of Virginia Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and the Office of the Vice President for Research, Summer 2012

 The History Prize, Haverford College, 2009

 Hanna Holborn Gray Fellowship, Bryn Mawr College, 2008 – 2009

 Alumnae Regional Scholar for the South, Bryn Mawr College, 2006 – 2007

 

CONFERENCES

 June 2014, Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations (co-panel organizer and panelist)

 March 2014, 21st International Conference of Europeanists, Council of European Studies (panelist)

 November 2013, European History Section of the Southern Historical Association (panelist)

 June 2013, Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations (panel organizer and panelist)

 March 2013, Eastern American Studies Association's Conference (panelist)

 September 2012, Nations in Conflict Teaching with Primary Sources Symposium (co-presenter)

 

TEACHING ASSISTANTSHIPS & GRADERSHIPS

Fall 2012 | Genocide, Dr. Jeffrey Rossman

Spring 2013 | The Modern World: Global History since 1760 (MOOC course), Dr. Philip Zelikow

Spring 2013 | History of U.S. Foreign Relations, 1914 – Present, Dr. Melvyn Leffler

Fall 2013 | Palestine 1948, Dr. Alon Confino

Spring 2014 | Modern African History, Dr. John Mason 



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