Ph.D., Senior Instructor
Rebecca Hunt is a historian who interprets the history of America and the West within the context of community institutions, such as colleges and museums, which have a strong mandate to their audiences.
As a Senior Instructor in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Rebecca teaches museum studies, as well as the history of the American West, immigration and ethnicity, and women’s history. She is committed to undergraduate and graduate education and the integration of academia and community in the learning process. Specific areas of concentration include women's history, social history, community history, decorative arts, period clothing, and textiles. Rebecca works best in a team setting, sharing ideas and responsibility with other professionals.
CLAS Faculty Profile
Research Interests: Community Institutions, Education, Museum Studies