Faculty Profile

Crystal Moten

Assistant Professor of History (2013)

Contact Information


Denny Hall Room 12


Dr. Moten focuses on 20th Century United States with specializations in Women's/Gender History and African American History. Her research examines black women's struggles for economic justice in the 20th century urban north. Dr. Moten teaches classes related to United States History, Urban History, African American History, and Women's and Gender History.


  • B.A., Washington University (MO), 2004
  • M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2006
  • Ph.D., 2013