Skip to Main Navigation

UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI SCHOOLS AND COLLEGES


The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Profile

Susan Grayzel

Arch Dalrymple III Department of History
ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR IN HISTORY
vCard icon QR Code icon
310 BISHOP
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-3455
Joined UM: 08/13/1996

Areas of Expertise

  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY, EUROPEAN
  • HISTORY, MODERN FRANCE
  • HISTORY--20TH CENTURY
  • HISTORY--GENDER
  • HISTORY--MODERN BRITAIN
  • HISTORY--WORLD WARS

Brief Bio

Susan R. Grayzel is Professor of History. She received her A.B. Magna cum laude with Highest Honors in History and Literature from Harvard University and her M.A. and Ph.D. in Modern European History from the University of California at Berkeley. She is the author of three books: Women's Identities at War: Gender, Motherhood, and Politics in Britain and France during the First World War (University of North Carolina Press, 1999), which won the British Council Prize from the North American Conference on British Studies, Women and the First World War (Longman, 2002), a global history, and At Home and Under Fire: Air Raids and Culture in Britain from the Great War to the Blitz (Cambridge University Press, 2012). She has also published numerous shorter pieces in academic journals and collections of essays, such as The Journal of Modern History (2006) and The Journal of Women’s History (2006). Her current research focuses on state efforts to protect the civilian body from aero-chemical warfare against civilians in Europe from the Hague Conventions (1899) through World War II, with an emphasis on imperial Britain and France. She teaches graduate and undergraduate courses on aspects of modern European culture and society, on the experience of war in the twentieth century, and on women and gender.

Degrees

BA
HISTORY
HARVARD UNIVERSITY/CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUESETTS (1986)
MA
HISTORY
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA AT BERKELEY/BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA (1989)
PHD
HISTORY
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA AT BERKELEY/BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA (1994)