MATTHEW BASSO

Curriculum Vitae Biosketch

MATTHEW BASSO portrait
  • Associate Professor, History
  • Associate Professor, Gender Studies
  • Director of Graduate Studies, History

Research

Creative Research

  • Co-curated "At Work: Prints from the Great Depression," an exhibition at the Utah Museum of Fine Art, Feb - May 2012. Curatorial/Production, completed 02/2012.

Grants, Contracts & Research Gifts

  • (Wo)men at Work Book Arts Project. PI: Matthew Basso. College of Humanities, International and Interdisciplinary Grant , 09/01/2010 - 05/15/2011. Total project budget to date: $5,500.00
  • “Voices from the Land Oral History Book Project” . PI: Matthew Basso. College of Humanities College of Humanities, International and Interdisciplinary Grant , 05/15/2010 - 08/15/2010. Total project budget to date: $3,500.00
  • Polio in Utah Oral History Project. PI: Matthew Basso. Utah Medical Association Foundation Grant and Private Donations, 09/01/2009 - 09/01/2011. Total project budget to date: $14,800.00
  • “Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans’ Oral Histories” . PI: Matthew Basso. Marriner S. Eccles Foundation , 09/01/2008 - 09/01/2010. Total project budget to date: $5,000.00
  • Pacific Island Oral Histories. PI: Matthew Basso. R. Harold Burton Foundation Grant , 09/01/2008 - 09/01/2010. Total project budget to date: $11,000.00
  • GRAZING IN NATIONAL FORESTS. PI: BASSO,MATTHEW. USDA FOREST SERVICE, 08/01/2009 - 09/30/2010. Total project budget to date: $35,000.00
  • AMERICAN INDIAN CURRICULUM PRO. PI: BASSO,MATTHEW. DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY AND CU, 07/01/2008 - 06/30/2010. Total project budget to date: $250,000.00
  • UTAH AMERICAN INDIAN DIGITAL A. PI: THOMPSON,GREGORY C. Co-PI(s): BASSO,MATTHEW. STATE OF UTAH, 09/01/2007 - 08/31/2010. Total project budget to date: $55,000.00

Research/Scholarship Projects

  • Utah State Scholar for “The Way We Worked,” Smithsonian Institution and Utah Humanities Council Museums on Main Street Initiative, 2015-2017. PI: Matthew Basso. 09/2015 - 01/2017.
  • Occupy Salt Lake Oral History Project. PI: Matthew Basso. 09/2011 - 12/2011.