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Amy Tyson

  • Associate Professor; Director, Professional History Internships
  • ​PhD​​​
  • History
  • Faculty
  • 773-325-4983
  • SAC 428

Education: PhD, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Amy M. Tyson is Associate Professor of History at DePaul University in Chicago, Illinois. She is the author of The Wages of History: Emotional Labor on Public History's Front Lines (University of Massachusetts Press, 2013).


  • Public History, Oral History, Museum Studies, Material Culture, Historical Memory & Performance
  • Modern U.S. Cultural History, U.S. Women’s History, Chicago History