Faculty & Staff
Jeffrey Melnick, PhD
Graduate Program Director, Professor of American Studies, College of Liberal Arts
Areas of Expertise
Global circulation of US culture, The Culture Industries, Black-Jewish Relations, Immigration and Migration Culture Studies
PhD Harvard University
Professional Publications & Contributions
Research and Teaching Interests
Jeffrey Melnick's research interests include the global circulation of US culture, the culture industries, Black-Jewish relations, and immigration and migration culture studies.
He teaches courses in American cultural history and comparative ethnicity. His interests further include the cultural history of Black-Jewish relations in the United States and the cultural impact of 9/11.
AMST 100 American Identities
AMST 601 Introduction to American Studies
AMST 440 US in Global Contexts
AMST 606 Studies in Popular Culture and Technology