Colleen ONeill

Coeditor - Associate Professor


Contact Information

Office Phone: (435) 797-1297

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Faculty Bio

Colleen O'Neill is the Coeditor of the Western Historical Quarterly and Associate Professor of history at Utah State University. She is also the author of Working the Navajo Way and Coeditor of Native Pathways. She recently published a co-authored article in the Journal of American History (the preeminent journal in American history) She is currently working on a book called, Labor and Sovereignty: The transformation of Work in Indian Country, 1890-1990.

Teaching Interests

American Indian studies, labor history, Western history, gender and women's history, U.S. History, Global studies

Research Interests

American Indian history, western history, working class history, gender and women's history.


  • PhD - Rutgers University - 1997
  • MA - New Mexico State University - 1989
  • BA - Pomona College - 1983