Eric W Ross

Eric W Ross

Eric W Ross

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Museum studies, memory studies, dissensus, political subjectivity, and cultural policy

Eric W. Ross is a PhD candidate in Cultural Studies at George Mason University. He holds a B.A. in English from Carthage College and an M.A. in American Studies from the University of South Florida.

His dissertation, titled "Remembering Democracy", looks at the ways that several newly opened Activist history and culture museums in the United States and Canada navigate the spaces between history/memory and past/present to open up new possibilities for politics.

From 2017-2021, he served as a Graduate Teaching Assistant for the Cultural Studies Department and the School of Integrative Studies.



Grants and Fellowships

Fall 2021 - Center for Humanities Research Graduate Residential Fellowship

Courses Taught

CULT 320: Globalization and Culture

INTS 320: The Social Construction of Difference: Gender, Race, and Class

INTS 101: Narratives of Identity


University of South Florida, American Studies, MA

Carthage College, English, BA


In the Media

"Just Urban Futures" -- Interview with Ashley Dawson

Social Justice Educators roundtable -- Second Nature Podcast