Faculty Profile for Dr. Ellen D Tillman

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Dr. Ellen D Tillman
Associate Professor — History
TMH 229
phone: (512) 245-2177

Biography Section

Research Interests

History of Race; US military interventions; US military occupations; Latin America

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Tillman, E. D. (2018, December). Review of: Haiti and the Uses of America: Post-U.S. Occupation Promises, by Chantalle F. Verna. American Historical Review.
  • Tillman, E. D. (n.d.). Dominican Republic: From Military Rule to Democracy. In Oxford Encyclopedia of the  Military in Politics. Oxford University Press.
  • Tillman, E. D. (n.d.). Imperial Interventions Abroad, 1890-1939. In Oxford Handbook of American Military History.
  • Tillman, E. D. (2019). Review of: The Intelligence War in Latin America, 1914-1922, by Jamie Bisher. First World War Studies.
  • Tillman, E. D. (2019). Review Essay of: Great Power Rising: Theodore Roosevelt and the Politics of U.S. Foreign Policy, by John M.  Thompson. Passport.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: College of Liberal Arts Achievement Award for Excellence in Scholarly/Creative Activity, College of Liberal Arts, Texas State University. August 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Veterans' Alliance Above and Beyond Award, Veterans' Alliance of Texas State. May 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Coffman First Manuscript Prize, Society for Military History. January 1, 2014 - March 1, 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Teaching Excellence Award, West Point, US Military Academy. 2011
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching by Graduate Teaching Assistants, University of Illinois. 2010

Selected Service Activities

Society for Military History
April 2021-Present
Possible National Security Studies Minor
Reviewer / Referee
Journal of Military History
Liddle Fellowship Committee
August 2020-Present
Faculty Advisor
August 2020-Present