Profile: Laura Troiano

Senior Program Coordinator and Adjunct Faculty

Clement A. Price Institute on Ethnicity, Culture, and the Modern Experience, Department of History


Laura Troiano joined the Institute on Ethnicity, Culture, and the Modern Experience at Rutgers University - Newark in March of 2008.  Her research interests include narrative and public history, sports, particularly baseball, and the history of Newark.  Laura holds a MA in History and a PhD in American Studies from Rutgers University-Newark.

  • Courses Taught

    Adjunct Professor, History Department, Rutgers-Newark, 2013
    HIST 203: History of Newark

    Adjunct Professor, History Department, The College of Staten Island, CUNY, 2009 - present
    COR 100: United States: Issues, Ideas, and Institutions

    Lecturer, Rutgers-Newark Future Scholars Program, 2008 – present
    Year One Cohort: “The Power of Protest…Music: The 1960s & The 21st Century

  • Education

    PhD Student, American Studies, Rutgers University - Newark, September 2011-Present

    MA, History, Rutgers University - Newark, January, 2008

    BA, History and Anthropology, Hunter College, CUNY, May, 2006