Curriculum Vitae

Katherine Riley
Hagley Scholar
Department of History, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19711

Education
expected 2018 M.A. History, University of Delaware
Hagley Program in Capitalism, Technology, and Culture, with Museum Studies Certificate, Department of History
2015 B.A. History, Frostburg State University
Magna cum laude, with department honors, Art History and Studio Art minors

Teaching Experience
Spring 2018 Teaching Assistant, Europe in the World
Fall 2017 Teaching Assistant, World History I
Fall 2016 Teaching Assistant and Discussion Section Leader, U.S. 1865-present
Spring 2016 Substitute teacher, Allegany County Public Schools, Maryland

Department and Professional Service*
upcoming March 2018 National History Day Judge, Delaware
upcoming April 2018 Co-Organizer, “Tales from the Hunt,” A Job Market Roundtable Talk
2017-present President, Hagley Working Group
2017-present Co-Organizer of Hagley Scholar Symposium
2017-present Co-Coordinator, History Department Workshop
May 2017 National History Day Judge, Delaware

Museum and Public History Experience*
Winter 2018 Special Collections Archival Intern, University of Delaware Library
Summer 2017 Stewart Fellowship Intern at the Delaware Historical Society
Winter 2017 SWAT Collections Care Volunteer
Fall 2016 Sustaining Places Website Redevelopment Team

Presentations
November 2017 History Graduate Student Conference, Loyola University, Chicago
“‘Sweaters You Can Make’: Knitting, Gender, and Tradition in the United States during the
Interwar Period”

Spring 2014 English Department Colloquium, Frostburg State University
“Art and Books and Back Again: A Literacy Memoir,” English Department Colloquium, Frostburg State University

Spring 2013 Undergraduate Research Symposium, Frostburg State University
“The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood: The Avant-Garde Who Rejected and Embraced Tradition”

Teaching and Research Interests
19th and 20th century United States history, Women and Gender Studies, Capitalism, Emotions, Cultural history

Foreign Language
Intermediate French

Professional Membership
Business History Conference, American Studies Association, American Historical Association

Digital Skills
Microsoft Office, Google Drive, Adobe Photoshop, WordPress, Past Perfect, Adobe Illustrator, Omeka, Scalar, Archive Space

*For more about my department service and professional experience, see my Projects page.