Christy Ford Chapin, Assistant Professor (Ph.D. University of Virginia)
Christy Ford Chapin is an assistant professor of twentieth-century political history. Her interests include political, business, and economic history as well as capitalism studies. As a graduate student, Chapin won numerous awards including a Miller Center for Public Affairs Fellowship and a John E. Rovensky Fellowship in American Business and Economic History. Chapin has published articles in Studies in American Political Development and the Journal of Policy History. She is currently converting her dissertation, “Ensuring America’s Health: Publicly Constructing the Private Health Insurance Industry” into a book manuscript.