Montana State University

Department of History and Philosophy

Montana State University
P.O. Box 172320
Bozeman, MT 59717-3440

Tel: (406) 994-4395
Fax: (406) 994-7420
Location: Wilson Hall 2-155

Department Chair

Dr. David Cherry

Catherine Dunlop, Assistant Professor of History


Current Semester

Spring 2014 Courses:

HSTR 353: Modern France

Office Hours: by appointment

Advising: History and European History

Office: Wilson 2-171


Phone: (406) 994-5098

Curriculum Vitae: Click here

Research Interests

Modern Europe


Politics of Space



Ph.D. History, with distinction, Yale Univeristy, New Haven, CT, 2010
A.B. History, high honors, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 2002

Awards, Honors, and Affiliations

Research Enhancement Award, Montana State University, 2012

Scholarship and Creativity Grant, Office of the Vice President for Research, Montana State University, 2011-2012.

Hans Gatzke Prize for Outstanding Dissertation in European History, Yale University, 2010.

Robert M. Leylan Dissertation Fellowship in the Humanities, Yale University, 2008-2009.

Georges F. Lurcy Fellowship for Research and Study in France, 2006-2007.

A. Bartlett Giamatti Fellowship, Department of History, Yale University, 2003-2005.

European Union Studies Summer Fellowship, Yale Council for International and Area     
Studies, Yale University, 2004 and 2005.

Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship in Humanistic Studies, Woodrow Wilson National
Fellowship Foundation, 2003-2004.

Robert M. Golden Medal for Excellence in the Humanities and the Creative Arts,
Stanford University, 2002.

Courses Taught


Western Civilization II

Modern France

Mapping the World: From the Age of Explorers to Google Maps

Senior Capstone: Visual History


Topics in World History