David Brundage

DivisionHumanities Division
DepartmentHistory Department
AffiliationsCommunity Studies Program,
Critical Race and Ethnic Studies,
Oakes College
Phone831-459-4645 (office),
831-459-2555 (message)
Office222 Stevenson College
Office HoursSpring 2018: Monday, 2-4 pm, and by appointment
Campus Mail StopStevenson Academic Services
Mail1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA
David Brundage

Research Interests

U.S. immigration and working-class history, with a particular focus on the Irish experience in America; ethnicity and race in U.S. history, including the history of movements for racial justice; Irish history and politics.

Biography, Education and Training

B.A. Reed College
M.A. University of Warwick

Honors, Awards and Grants

  • Choice Magazine Outstanding Academic Title for 2016

  • President, Southwest Labor Studies Association, 2008-2012 

  • National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipend, 2009

  • UCSC Social Sciences "Golden Apple" Outstanding Teaching Award, 1997

  • Choice Magazine Outstanding Academic Title for 1994

Selected Publications

Courses Taught

HIS 80X: The Civil Rights Movement: Grassroots Change and American Society
HIS 123: Immigrants and Immigration in U.S. History
HIS 166: Northern Ireland: Communities in Conflict
HIS 190Z: The Long Civil Rights Movement
HIS 201: Directed Research Colloquium
HIS 215C: Topics in American History: U.S. Immigration and Ethnic History