Julie Roy Jeffrey
Professor of History
Van Meter 165
B.A., Harvard University, 1962
Ph.D., Rice University, 1972
Areas of Scholarly Expertise and Interest
19th-Century American Reform, especially Abolitionism, Religion, Gender
"American Abolitionist Women and the Dissenting Tradition," in Elizabeth J. Clapp and Julie Roy Jeffrey (eds.) Women, Dissent and Anti-Slavery in Britain and America, 1790-1865 (Oxford University Press, 2011).
Abolitionists Remember: The Second Battle Against Slavery. University of North Carolina Press, 2008.
With Peter Frederick, American History in a Box, 2 vols. Longman Publishers, 2002, 2008.
The Great Silent Army of Abolitionism: Ordinary Women in the Abolitionist Movement. University of North Carolina Press, 1998.
John Adams (Fulbright) Chair in American History, Utrecht, Netherlands, spring 2006.
Honorable Mention, the Frederick Douglass Prize, Gilder Lehrman Center, Yale University, and Choice Award for Academic Book of Excellence, for The Great Silent Army of Abolitionism, 1999.
Fulbright Chair in American Studies, Odense University, 1999-2000