Faculty Directory

David Brundage
  • Title
    • Professor
  • Division Humanities Division
  • Department
    • History Department
  • Affiliations Community Studies Program, Critical Race and Ethnic Studies, Oakes College, Merrill College
  • Phone
    831-459-4645 (office), 831-459-2555 (message)
  • Email
  • Office Location 222 Stevenson College
  • Office Hours Fall 2017: Wednesday, 2-4 pm
  • Mail Stop Stevenson Academic Services
  • Mailing Address
    • 1156 High Street
    • Santa Cruz CA 95064
  • 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

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
Ph.D. UCLA

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