Graduate alumnus

Basic Information

Dissertation/Thesis Title:
Ph.D. Dissertation: Missionary Expressions of White Southern Women from the Age of Slavery through the Age of Imperialism, 1830-1930
M.A. Thesis:Black, White and Sunday School:The Relationship Among Religion, The Plantation Mistress, and The Slave in Reality and in Memory
Degree Completion Date:
Selected Publications:

Rohrer, Katherine E. “Missionary Mistresses: Evangelical Protestant Christianity And The Evolution Of A New Southern Woman?, 1830-1930”. 2015: n. pag. Print.

Rohrer, Katherine E. “Lifting The Veil Of Obscurity? Lucy Webb Hayes, America's First "first Lady"”. A Companion To The Reconstruction Presidents, 1865-81. Edward O Frantz. Wiley-Blackwell, 2014. Web.

Rohrer, Katherine E. “Slaveholding Women And The Religious Instruction Of Slaves In Post-Emancipation Memory”. Journal of Southern Religion(2013): n. pag. Web.

Rohrer, Katherine E. “Black, White And Sunday School:the Relationship Among Religion, The Plantation Mistress, And The Slave In Reality And In Memory”. Diane Batts Morrow. 2007: n. pag. Print.


Ph.D., University of Georgia, History 2015

MA, University of Georgia, History 2007

AB, University of Georgia, History and Political Science 2004

Of note:

Carl Vipperman Teaching Assistant Award,  2015

Gregory Dissertation Completion Award, 2015

Frances Lewis Fellowship in Gender and Women's Studies, Virginia Historical Society, 2014

Gregory Travel Award, History Dept., 2014

Graduate Research Award, Willson Center for Humanities and Arts, 2013

Archie K. Davis Fellowship, North Caroliniana Society, 2013

Greg and Amanda Gregory Research Award, 2015, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

Travel Award, History Dept., UGA, 2012, 2011, 2010