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Graduate Students

Daniel McDermott

Daniel McDermott

Track: PhD
Advisor: Tom Fleischman

Major Fields: Environmental History, Modern Germany
Minor Fields: Digital Humanities, Cold War

Curriculum Vitae


European History

Research Interests

I am interested in the ways in which nature is understood and culturally created by humans, how these influences landscapes and space through mechanisms like tourism, public lands, and state facilitation of natural resources. Specifically, I am hoping to investigate how forests and parks were created and managed in a Cold War divided Germany. landscapes.


B.A., History, Magna Cum Laude, University of Massachusetts - Lowell, 2019

Selected Publications