Meet the Expert: Mity Myhr

Mity Myhr

Associate Professor of History
Course Coordinator of CULF 3331: Contemporary World Issues

Expertise: In Myhr’s teaching and research, she leads interactive workshops that help students engage with contemporary world issues such as human trafficking and modern slavery, poverty and children, and global health. Another area of expertise involves her work with international students, supporting their integration on campus and in a new culture, and working with faculty members to understand cultural differences and educational needs.
 

Education:

  • PhD in European History, The University of Texas at Austin
  • MA in History, The University of Texas at Austin
  • BA in History, Millsaps College

Classes Taught: Modern World, Western Civilization, Renaissance and Reformation, 20th Century Europe, Historical Investigation, History and Evolution of Global Processes, Contemporary World Issues: Vietnam, Freshman Seminar for International Students, the Cultural Foundations Workshops for Global Understanding

Email: mitylenm@stedwards.edu
Phone: 512-233-1677

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