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								Nancy M.																 Robertson

Nancy M. Robertson

Associate Professor of History and Philanthropic Studies
Co-Director of the History Graduate Program
Adjunct Associate Professor of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Faculty of the University Graduate School
Department: History, Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
(317) 274-8017
CA 503T

Education

Education

  • PhD New York University 1997
  • M Phil New York University 1986
  • MA New York University 1984
  • BA Mount Holyoke College 1978

Awards

Awards

  • Women’s Leadership Award for Veteran Female IUPUI Faculty Member, 2012
  • Richard L. Wentworth Prize for Christian Sisterhood, Race Relations, and the YWCA, 2008;
  • Gateway Scholar, 2004-05;
  • IU President’s Arts & Humanities Initiative Grant, 2002-03;
  • Indiana University Fellow in Nonprofit Governance, 1989-1991, and numerous fellowships.

Publications

Publications

Christian Sisterhood, Race Relations, and the YWCA, 1906-46 (University of Illinois Press, 2007);

chapters in: Women and their Money, 1700-1950; Private Action and Public Good; and Men and Women Adrift: The YMCA and the YWCA in the City.

Entries in: Dictionary of American Biography, Notable American Women, Encyclopedia of New York City, Eleanor Roosevelt Encyclopedia, and Civil Rights in the United States.

Service

Service

Member, Advisory Board to the Indiana Women’s History Association.

Academic Interests

Academic Interests

U.S. history; late nineteenth and twentieth centuries; American philanthropy; women; religion; U.S. race relations; women and banking; and history of citizenship.

Location

Location:
CA 503T
Address:
425 University Boulevard
Indianapolis, IN 46202