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Jeffrey Baron

Track: PhD
Advisor: Thomas Devaney, Laura Smoller, Pablo Sierra

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

Medieval and Early Modern treasure-hunting, grave-robbing, and treasure law.


  • Spring 2024: Instructor of Record, University of Rochester, History 195 "History of Treasure", syllabus
  • Spring 2023: Adjunct Lecturer, SUNY Brockport, History 375 "Colonial Latin America"


  • Before coming to Rochester I was a Whole Foods Overnight Shelf Stocker
  • I hope to become a TT Professor
  • My favorite part of Rochester is the Genesee River