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Susan Neel

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Department of History

Associate Professor - U. S. history since 1877; environmental history; America in the 1960s

Associate Professor

Contact Information

Office Location: USU-Eastern
DialPhone: 435-609-6593
SendEmail: susan.neel@usu.edu


Educational Background

PhD, U.S. History, University of California, 1990
MA, U.S. History, University of Utah, 1980
BA, History, University of Utah, 1977

Teaching Interests

United States history from the Gilded Age through the 1960s and environmental history.

Research Interests

History of the national park system; history of Utah and the Colorado River Basin; history of the 1950s and 1960s in the U.S.

Awards

Award of Merit for Creative Use of Multimedia, 2008

Utah System of Higher Education

Theodore H. Hiddy Award for Best Article in Environmental History, 1995

American Society of Environmental Historians

Publications - Abstracts

    Publications - Books & Book Chapters

      Books

    • McPherson, R.S, Neel, S.R, (2016). Mapping the Four Corners: Narrating the Hayden Survey of 1875. University of Oklahoma Press

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    Publications - Fact Sheets

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      Publications - Curriculum

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        Publications - Journal Articles

          Academic Journal

        • Neel, S.R, (2015). "Love Among the Fossils: Earl and Pearl Douglass at Dinosaur National Monument". Utah Historical Quarterly, 83:4, 290-307.
        • Neel, S.M, (2007). A Monument in Name Only: The Debate Over Dinosaur National Monument, 1909-1929. Journal of the Utah Academy of Sciences, Arts, and Letters, 84, 201- 208.
        • Neel, S.R, (1996). "Tourism and the American West: New Perspectives". Pacific Historical Review, 65, 517-523. *
        • Neel, S.R, (1994). "A Place of Extremes: Nature, History and the American West". Western Historical Quarterly, 25, 488-505.
        • Neel, S.R, (1994). "Newton Drury and the Echo Park Dam Controversy". Forest and Conservation History, 38, 56-66.

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        Publications - Literary Journal

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          Publications - MultiMedia

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            Publications - Technical Reports

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              Publications - Translations & Transcripts

                Publications - Other

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                  Scheduled Teaching

                  HIST 2710 - United States 1877-Present, Spring 2017

                  HIST 3950 - Environmental History, Spring 2016

                  USU 1300 - U.S. Institutions, Spring 2016

                  HIST 2710 - United States 1877-Present, Spring 2016

                  HIST 4760 - America in the 1960s, Fall 2015

                  USU 1300 - U.S. Institutions, Fall 2015

                  HIST 2710 - United States 1877-Present, Fall 2015

                  HIST 2710 - United States 1877-Present, Summer 2015

                  USU 1300 - U.S. Institutions, Spring 2015

                  HIST 2710 - United States 1877-Present, Spring 2015

                  HIST,WGS 4550 - Women and Gender in America, Spring 2015

                  HIST 1510 - The Modern World, Fall 2014

                  HIST 3751 - Trials of Gilded Age America 1877-1900, Fall 2014

                  USU 1300 - U.S. Institutions, Fall 2014

                  HIST 2710 - United States 1877-Present, Fall 2014

                  HIST 3950 - Environmental History, Spring 2014

                  USU 1300 - U.S. Institutions, Spring 2014

                  HIST 2710 - United States 1877-Present, Spring 2014

                  HIST 4760 - America in the 1960s, Fall 2013

                  USU 1300 - U.S. Institutions, Fall 2013

                  USU 1300 - U.S. Institutions, Fall 2013

                  HIST 2710 - United States 1877-Present, Fall 2013

                  HIST 1510 - The Modern World, Spring 2013

                  USU 1300 - U.S. Institutions, Spring 2013

                  HIST 2710 - United States 1877-Present, Spring 2013

                  HIST 3950 - Environmental History, Fall 2012

                  USU 1300 - U.S. Institutions, Fall 2012

                  HIST 2700 - United States to 1877, Fall 2012

                  HIST 1510 - The Modern World, Spring 2012

                  HIST 1510 - The Modern World, Spring 2012

                  USU 1300 - U.S. Institutions, Spring 2012

                  USU 1300 - U.S. Institutions, Spring 2012

                  HIST 2710 - United States 1877-Present, Spring 2012

                  HIST 3950 - Environmental History, Fall 2011

                  USU 1300 - U.S. Institutions, Fall 2011

                  USU 1300 - U.S. Institutions, Fall 2011

                  USU 1300 - U.S. Institutions, Fall 2011

                  HIST 2700 - United States to 1877, Fall 2011


                  Graduate Students Mentored