Department of History
PhD, American University, 2014 MA, American University, 2008 BA, History, Sweet Briar College, 2002 BA, English/Creative Writing Honors Degree
Erica Munkwitz is a historian of modern British and European history. Her research focuses on gender, sport and empire in modern Britain, specifically women’s involvement in equestrianism. She received her BA in History and English from Sweet Briar College and her PhD from American University, where she was honored with the Award for Outstanding Scholarship at the Graduate Level.