Laura Troiano

Laura Troiano


ltroiano [at]

Office Location

49 Bleeker Street

Newark, NJ 07102

Laura Troiano joined the Institute on Ethnicity, Culture, and the Modern Experience at Rutgers University - Newark in March of 2008.  Her research interests include narrative and public history, sports, particularly baseball, and the history of Newark.  Laura holds a MA in History and a PhD in American Studies from Rutgers University-Newark.

Courses Taught

Adjunct Professor, History Department, Rutgers-Newark, 2013

    HIST 203: History of Newark

Adjunct Professor, History Department, The College of Staten Island, CUNY, 2009 - present

    COR 100: United States: Issues, Ideas, and Institutions

Lecturer, Rutgers-Newark Future Scholars Program, 2008 – present

    Year One Cohort: “The Power of Protest…Music: The 1960s & The 21st Century


PhD, American Studies, Rutgers University - Newark, October, 2017

MA, History, Rutgers University - Newark, January, 2008

BA, History and Anthropology, Hunter College, CUNY, May, 2006