Shane White

Professor Shane White

  • Post Nominals: FAHA
  • Fellow Type: Fellow
  • Elected to the Academy: 2002
  • Section(s): History


Shane White is a research associate at the US Studies Centre and Challis Professor of History at the University of Sydney. His main research interests are in African American history and in the history of New York City. He has been described as an innovative, prolific, and award-winning scholar of American and African American history.

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