Susannah J. Ural, Ph.D. is Professor of History at the University of Southern Mississippi (USM) and Director of USM’s Center for Digital Humanities. She is also a senior research fellow in the Dale Center for the Study of War and Society, which she co-directed from 2012-2021. A military historian by training, Ural specializes in nineteenth-century America, with an emphasis on the socio-military experiences of U.S. Civil War soldiers and their families. She directs the federally-funded Civil War & Reconstruction Governors of Mississippi project.

Learn more about Ural’s work and that of her students here.