Lynne Rieff, Ph.D.


(256) 765-4661
UNA Box 5019
Willingham Hall 205
Professor, History






Research & Teaching Fields:
Alabama History, Women's History, U.S. South

Valdosta State University B.S.E 1980
Auburn University M.A. 1984
Auburn University Ph.D. 1995


Research, Teaching and Other Interests:

  • Rieff's dissertation displayed how women in the south were deeply affected by the role of the U.S. Extension Service in their lives, entitled: "Rousing the people of the land" : home demonstration work in the deep South, 1914-1950 (Auburn University).

Courses Taught:

  • HI 201: United States History to 1877
  • HI 202: United States History since 1877
  • HI 361: History of Alabama
  • HI 366: History of Women in the United States
  • WS 100: Intro to Women's Studies