College of Letters & Sciences
Upham Hall

Assistant Professor

  • Office Location: Laurentide Hall 5236
  • Phone: (262) 472-1134
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  • Department(s): History
Kimberly Nath is a historian of Early America and the American Revolution. She earned her PhD from the University of Delaware (2016) in American History. She also holds a BA in history from the University of Arizona (2007) and a MA in history from the University of Maryland, College Park (2009). Her research focuses on loyalism, property confiscation, and loyalist reintegration in the Revolutionary War period. Publications include “Loyalism, Citizenship, American Identity: The Shoemaker Family” inThe American Revolution Reborn, eds. Michael Zuckerman and Patrick Spero (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016) and “Left Behind: Loyalist Women in Philadelphia during the American Revolution” in Women in the American Revolution: Gender, Politics, and the Domestic World, ed. Barbara Oberg (Charlottesville, VA: University of Virginia Press, 2019).

In addition to teaching courses in Early America and the American Revolution, Dr. Nath also teaches courses in American women and gender history, public history, and material culture. 

Courses Taught

HIST 124                    American History to 1877

HIST 202                    Introduction to Public History

HIST 300                    American Colonial History to 1763

HIST 301                    Revolution and Confederation

HIST 313                    Women in American History I: 1600-1875

HIST 314                    Women in American History II: 1875-Present

HIST 395                    History Through Objects

HIST 455                    US History Senior Research Seminar