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Alexander Noonan

ph.d. candidate


Dissertation: "Mad Dogs Unleashed: Anarchist Assassinations and American National Security, 1881-1907" [Working Title]

Advisor: Seth Jacobs

Curriculum Vitae


BA, History and International Relations, Boston University [2004]
MA, History, Boston University [2004]

Research Interests:

My primary research focuses on the relationship between political violence, American foreign relations, national security, and the history of emotions.

Awards and Fellowships:

  • W. Stull Holt Dissertation Fellowship, Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations (2012) 
  • Graduate Fellow, Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy, Boston College (2011-)