History Department

Nicole Etcheson

Alexander M. Bracken Professor of History

BB 218   Phone: 765-285-8725  

Department of History
Burkhardt Building (BB), room 200
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Teaching and Research Specialties
Sectional crisis, Jacksonian era, Civil War and Reconstruction


Etcheson received a National Endowment for the Humanities summer stipend in 2004 to begin research on her forthcoming book, A Generation at War: The Civil War Era in a Northern Community. In addition to her books, Etcheson is also the author of numerous articles in professional journals as well as a frequent presenter at historical conferences. She is a member of the American Historical Association, Kansas State Historical Society, Organization of American Historians, Society for Historians of the Early American Republic, Southern Historical Association, and the Indiana Historical Society. Etcheson came to Ball State University with twelve years organizing for National History Day at the local and state level, as well as fourteen years of experience in teaching.