Department of History

Alex Colvin

Alex Colvin

Office Hours

  • Wednesday 12:00-2:00
  • Friday 12:00-2:00


Alex earned her Bachelor's degree in history from Samford University in 2012. She is currently a direct track PhD student at Auburn studying under Dr. Kathryn Braund. In October of 2015 she passed her comprehensive exams with a major in US History to 1865 and minors in US History since 1865 and European History 1500-1789. Her dissertation, tentatively titled "Sehoy's Legacy: Kin, Gender, and Race in a Tensaw Community," will examine the Creek Indian community on the Tensaw and how their involvement in the Euro-American economy impacted their traditional cultural definitions and practices. 

Last Updated: August 24, 2017