Erica Morin, Ph.D.

Erica A. Morin, Ph.D.                                   Assistant Professor
Office: Bates 021                                        Phone Number: (413) 572-5712
Joined Westfield State University in 2014

Ph.D. History, Purdue University (2012)
M.A. American Studies, Purdue University (2007)
B.A. History and Women’s Studies, Plattsburgh State University (2004)

Courses Taught:
HIST121: The Historian
HIST132: U.S. History Since 1865
HIST351: U.S. Constitutional History
HIST261: 1920s and Depression
HIST258: U.S. Environmental History
HIST270  Honors: Gender and the Environment
HIST243: U.S. 1932 to Present
HIST258: U.S. Environmental History
HIST312: Cold War Era, 1945-90
HIST314: U.S. Popular Culture
HIST610: Readings: U.S. 1914-Present  (Graduate course)

Research Interests:
Environmental history
Adirondack history
State and regional environmental policy
Parks and recreation
Environmental activism
Environmental justice
Gender and popular culture

Special Interests:
Hiking and nature photography
Adorable furry animals
Netflix binge watching
Delicious food and wine