Nicole Currier


Education Profile:

PhD coursework (in progress), American Studies, University of Maryland College Park
MA, American Studies, University of Massachusetts, Boston, 2002
BA, History, Atlantic Union College, 1997


Prior to working at WAU, Ms. Currier served as chair of the History Department at Atlantic Union College from 2002-2008, and Dean of Humanities at Quinsigamond Community College from 2008-2011. Originally hired as Registrar at WAU, Ms. Currier accepted the appointment of Interim Dean of the School of Graduate and Professional Studies in January 2014.

Research and Professional Activities:

Ms. Currier’s research interests include popular culture (particularly film), American imperialism, transnationalism, and critical tourism. Her M.A. final project was entitled, “Imperialist Images: Hollywood Depictions of Native Hawaiians, 1927-1959.”