GREGORY E SMOAK portrait
  • Director American West Center
  • Associate Professor, History

Current Courses

Fall 2020

  • HIST 4360-001
    Careers in Public Hist
    Location: CANVAS (CANVAS)
  • HIST 5100-002
    Internship in History
  • HIST 6360-001
    Careers in Public Hist
    Location: CANVAS (CANVAS)
  • HIST 7990-007
    Continuing Regist-Ph D

Summer 2020

Spring 2020

Professional Organizations

  • International Federation for Public History. 07/01/2018 - present. Position : Member.
  • Native American and Indigenous Studies Association. 08/2012 - present. Position : Member.
  • American Society for Environmental History. 08/2010 - present. Position : Member.
  • National Council on Public History. 08/2000 - present. Position : Member/Board of Directors/Program Committee Chair/Nominating Committee Member.
  • American Society for Ethnohistory. 09/1990 - present. Position : Member.
  • Organization of American Historians. 09/1988 - present. Position : Member/Public History Committee/Committee on Committees/Working Group on Public History Scholarship.
  • Western History Association. 01/1985 - present. Position : Member/Public History Committee/Program Committee (3)/Native Students Scholarship Committee.

Teaching Projects

  • Dark Skies Studies Minor. Project Lead: Stephen Goldsmith. Keck Foundation 01/07/2019 - present.
  • Granite Teaching American History Academy. Project Lead: Gregory E. Smoak. Collaborators: Debra Cline,. United States Department of Education 10/02/2010 - 11/14/2013.

Current Students

  • Leighton Quarles, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Project Type: Dissertation. Role: Chair.

Former Students

  • Chelsey Zamir, Master of Arts (M.A.), Project Type: Thesis. Role: Member.
  • Emily Johnson, Master of Arts (M.A.), Project Type: Thesis. Role: Chair.
  • Suzanne Catharine, Master of Arts (M.A.), Project Type: Project. Role: Chair.