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Washington and Lee University

Washington and Lee University

Matthew Gildner

Assistant Professor of History

Newcomb 223
(540) 458-8772

Professor Gildner's research was recently featured in the Sunday supplement of La Prensa, one of the major newspapers in La Paz, Bolivia.


Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin, 2012
M.A., The University of Texas at Austin, 2004
B.A., The University of Wisconsin at Madison, 2001


Prof. Gildner's research focuses on the cultural, political, and intellectual history of modern Latin America, with an emphasis on the Andean region.


Colonial Latin America, Modern Latin America, U.S.-Latin America Relations, the Andean Region