401 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33606
Education: 1991 Michigan State University, B.A.
2002 Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver, M.A.
2010 Michigan State University, Ph.D.
Courses Taught: World History from 1500
History of the Holocaust
Career Specialties: Kelly Palmer specializes in the history of modern Europe. Her research and teaching interests include the history of France, the Holocaust and European postwar historical memory.
Professional and Community Activities: Palmer is currently researching American intervention to rescue Jews during World War II through the lens of humanitarian Roswell McClelland, who represented the American Friends Service Committee and War Refugee Board in France and Switzerland. She has presented papers at the annual Society for Military History conferences and the Western Society for French History. Palmer has reviewed books for H-War and worked as a copy editor for H-Net. Past service includes supervising graduate students, serving on graduate student committees and serving as an officer for a campus organization.
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