Margo Shea

Margo Shea

Professional Details

Title: Assistant Professor
Office: SB-110-A
Phone: 978-542-2610

Professional Biography

*** I will be on leave from June 2015 until September 2017.  During this time I will serve as the Mellon Fellow at the Collaboratve for Southern Appalachian and Place-Based Studies and will be based at Sewanee - University of the South.


B.A., Urban Studies, University of Pennsylvania 

M.A., History, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Ph.D., History, University of Massachusetts Amherst 

Professional Interests

Public History: history & memory, local and community history and heritage, place-making

urban history 

Northern Ireland & modern Ireland 



Selected Publications

You can find my homepage with syllabi, information on public history projects and an active blog here. You will find more information on my research, teaching and community engagement interests here.