Department of History

Jennifer Pequignot

Jennifer Pequignot

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  • By appointment


Jen Pequignot is a PhD student concentrating in US history since 1865 under the supervision of Dr. Ruth Crocker and Dr. David Carter. She has minor fields in US history to 1865, working with Dr. Kelly Kennington, and in women and gender history with Dr. Tiffany Sippial. Jen earned her BA from Wilmington College (history) in 2008 and her MA from Miami University (history) in 2010. Her research interests focus on gender, visual culture, and consumer culture. Jen's current research explores the ways in which De Beers diamond engagement ring advertisements both reflected and prescribed gender roles for middle-class Americans from 1939 through the 1980s.

Last Updated: October 26, 2015