Dr. Kathi Nehls

Assistant Professor of History

Dr. Kathi Nehls

Assistant Professor of History

Arts & Sciences
Jindra 137

knehls@peru.edu
402-872-2237

Office Hours:
Mon & Wed: 9 am- 11 am
Tues: 11 am – 12 pm
and by appointment


Fall 2019

Hist 113-000B / American History before 1865
Hist 114-049Y / American History after 1865
Hist/Psci 307-000A / Women in American History and Politics
Hist 425-000A / Seminar in American History

Spring 2020
Hist 114-000A / American History after 1865
Hist 114-000B / American History after 1865
Hist 304-000A / African American History
HP 304-000A / Nature’s Republic

 


Bio: 

Dr. Kathi Nehls earned her Ph.D. at the University of Georgia in 2015.  She specializes in modern U.S. social and cultural history, with teaching and research emphases in the American West, American Indian, environmental, and women’s and gender history. Her current book project, Red-tape Fraternities: Associationalism, Gender, and the State, examines how western state health officials, working at the intersection of gender, science, technology, and medicine shaped the nation’s health policies and built the capacities of the modern American state.