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About Jordan Lieser

Jordan Lieser is a scholar and educator with research interest and teaching experience in the fields of Modern Latin America history, U.S.-Latin American Relations and Interventions, Chicano Studies, Mexican-American Immigration, World History, Public History and Central Californian History. Teaching experience additionally in American history, East Asian history, Sports history, and Western Civilization.

Positions

2015 Present Assistant Professor, Dominican University of California Department of History
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20142015 Part-time Faculty, University of San Francisco
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20142015 Part-time Faculty, William Jessup University
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20122015 Part-time Faculty, Dominican University of California
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20122013 Visiting Research Scholar, Stanford University ‐ Bill Lane Center for the Study of the Hemispherical West
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20122013 Online Instructor, West Virginia University
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20082012 Graduate Instructor, West Virginia University
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June 2011August 2011 Visiting Researcher, University of Texas at Austin ‐ Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection
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2011 Part-time Faculty, Waynesburg College
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20072008 Graduate Assistant, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
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2006 Adjunct Faculty, Cuesta College
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Curriculum Vitae




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Honors and Awards

  • National Dean’s List, 2007
  • Two-time Employee of the Year, San Luis Obispo Parks and Recreation Department, 2005, 2007
  • Golden Key International Honor Society Member, West Virginia University Chapter
  • Two-time Chitwood Graduate Fellowship Winner, West Virginia University, 2008-09, 2010-11
  • Dr. Wesley M. Bagby III Scholarship, West Virginia University , 2011
  • Robert and Wynona Wilkins Scholarship Award, 2015

Courses

  • Women in the World
  • 20th Century Sports as Political and Social Discourse
  • History of U.S. Immigration
  • Empires and Colonization
  • Cold War in the Developing World
  • Southwest Borderlands
  • Drugs and Drug Wars
  • Neo-Colonization
  • Modern Latin America
  • Mexico: Aztecs to the Present
  • Latin American History Survey
  • Latin America: Past and Present
  • Central America and the Caribbean
  • Women in Latin America

Education

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20082014 Ph.D., West Virginia University ‐ History
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June 2009August 2009 Non-degree Certificate, Intercultura Language and Cultural School
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20052008 M.A., California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo ‐ History
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20012005 B.A., Cum Laude, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo ‐ History
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Contact Information

Jordan Lieser
Dominican University of California
50 Acacia Ave.
San Rafael, CA 94901

415.485.3236

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Book Reviews (4)

Conference Presentations (4)

Book Contributions (1)

Thesis and Dissertation (2)