Ph.D. in History, Stony Brook University, 2008
M.A. in History, Stony Brook University, 1999
B.A. in History, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1994
Dr. Amanda Bruce joined Florida Polytechnic University in 2014. She teaches the American survey course and special topics courses, including the history of American popular culture. She specializes in the history of American consumer culture, media, women’s history, and childhood. Bruce has presented papers at many social science conferences, including the Organization of American History, American Studies Association, Social Science History Association, Society for the Study of History and Youth, and Film and History.