Bethany Jay

Bethany Jay

Professional Details

Title: Assistant Professor
Office: SB-102J
Phone: 978-542-7349
Email: bethany.jay@salemstate.edu

Spring Courses

Cat. # Term Course # Title
1266 01 HST204 U.s. History and Constitutional Government I
1267 02 HST204 U.s. History and Constitutional Government I
1275 01 HST216 History of the African American I
1610 S1 HST811 The Civil War

Professional Biography

Bethany Jay earned her PhD in history from Boston College. Prior to coming to Salem State, Bethany was the academic director of several Teaching American History grants. Also trained as a nineteenth-century American historian, Bethany is completing her manuscript entitled Understanding and Teaching American Slavery, an edited collection of essays to provide content and strategies to teach this difficult subject. Bethany regularly teaches HST 702 Methods, Techniques, and Strategies for Teaching History in the graduate program.