History

Jeffrey D. Kaja

Jeffrey K. Kaja
Full-Time Faculty
Email:
Phone:
(818) 677-5449
Office location:
Sierra Tower 631

Biography

Education

PhD, University of Michigan, 2011
BA, University of California, Berkeley, 2000

Courses Taught

HIST 270 US History to 1865
HIST 301 The Historian's Craft
HIST 370 Problems in US History to 1865
HIST 470 Colonial America
HIST 471 The American Revolution
HIST 472 US in the Era of Expansion, 1800-1860
HIST 497K Jeffersonian America
HIST 498C Highways in American History

Selected Publications and Presentations

  • "Worlds in Motion: Internal Development and the Evolution of Transportation Systems in Early Pennsylvania, 1680-1800" (manuscript)
  • "'Turn thy eyes once more upon that road': Infrastructure, War, and Society in Colonial Pennsylvania" (article)

Research and Teaching Interests

Colonial America, American Revolution, Antebellum America, Atlantic World