Lisa Dorr

Lisa Lindquist Dorr

Associate Dean, Social Sciences


  • PhD, University of Virginia, 2000

Research Areas

  • Gender and Women’s History
  • Southern History
  • United States History


Research Interests

  • Southern History Since 1865
  • U. S. Women’s History
  • Alabama Women and Alcohol During Prohibition
  • 1920s Popular Culture in the South
  • Women and Family life in the South in the 1920s

Courses Taught

  • American Civilization Since 1865
  • American South Since 1865
  • American Women’s History
  • African American Women’s History
  • Southern Women’s History

Awards and Honors

  • Research Advisory Council Grant from The University of Alabama (2003)
  • Fellow at the Carter G. Woodson Institute for African and Afro-American Studies, University of Virginia (1998-2000)

Selected Publications