Faculty & Staff

photo of Roberta Wollons

Roberta L. Wollons, PhD

  • Professor of History, College of Liberal Arts
  • Telephone: 617.287.6860
  • Office Location: McCormack Hall 4-625

Areas of Expertise

Professor Wollons' research specializations are in American Progressive Era history, women's history, and the history of education.


PhD (History) University of Chicago
MA (History) University of Chicago
BA (History and Political Science) University of California, Berkeley
Diplome, Alliance Fran├žaise (Paris)

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information

Before coming to UMass Boston, Professor Wollons taught at Doshisha University (Kyoto), Indian University Northwest, University of Maryland, Case Western Reserve University, and Tohoku University (Sendai). She has held fellowships at the Charles Warren Center (Harvard University) and the National University of Singapore.

Professor Wollons' CV