Dr. Dave Neumann
Dave Neumann earned a Ph.D. in History from the University of Southern California as a Provost’s Fellow. His teaching interests focus on historical thinking, historical literacy, and the intersection between scholarship and pedagogy. His research interests include American religion, the Cold War, and Southern California. As Director of the History Project at CSU Long Beach from 2008 through 2016, he oversaw professional development workshops on various topics for K-12 teachers, including two NEH summer workshops. A lecturer in the History Department at CSU Long Beach for eight years, he taught American history, world history, and capstone courses in elementary and secondary education. He won several awards during more than a decade of teaching high school history.