Tuan Hoang
Division of Humanities and Teacher Education (HUTE)
Seaver College
Pepperdine University
24255 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu, CA 92804-3252

Phone: 310-506-4145
Email:
tuan.hoang@pepperdine.edu

EDUCATION

  • Ph.D., History, University of Notre Dame, 2013
    Dissertation: “Ideology in Urban South Vietnam, 1950-1975” ~ Accessible at my SelectedWorks page
  • M.A., History, University of Notre Dame, 2006
  • B.A., Philosophy, summa cum laude, St. Mary’s University of Minnesota, 1991

ACADEMIC EMPLOYMENT

  • Pepperdine University
    • Assistant Professor of Great Books, 2015-present
    • Visiting Assistant Professor of Great Books, 2013-2015
  • California State University San Bernardino, Palm Desert Campus
    • Adjunct Lecturer, Department of History, 2011-2013
  • University of California, Riverside
    • Adjunct Lecturer, Department of History, 2009-2011 & 2015 (summer)
    • Visiting Scholar, Department of History, 2008-2009
  • University of Notre Dame
    • Instructor of Record, Department of History and the Writing Program, 2007-2008

TEACHING

  • Pepperdine University
    • Great Books I, II, III, and IV
    • History of the American People
    • The Vietnam Conflict (directed study)
    • First-Year Seminar: Faith & Reason
  • California State University San Bernardino, Palm Desert Campus
    • Foreign Relations of the United States
    • The Vietnam Conflict
    • U.S. History, 1945-1980
    • East Asia Since World War II
  • University of California, Riverside
    • The Vietnam Wars
  •  University of Notre Dame
    • The Vietnam War
    • The U.S. in the 1960s
    • First-Year Composition

PUBLICATIONS

See separate page.

PRESENTATIONS & PARTICIPATION

See separate page.

GRANTS & FELLOWSHIPS RELATED TO RESEARCH

  • 2014 – Special grant towards project on Vietnamese American studies, Office of Research & Sponsored Programs, Pepperdine University
  • 2008-2009 – Kaneb Center Predoctoral Fellowship (for residence at University of California Riverside), University of Notre Dame
  • 2008 – Zahm Travel Grant, The Graduate School, University of Notre Dame
  • 2008 – Graduate Travel Grant, The American West Center, University of Utah
  • 2007 & 2008 – Graduate Travel Grant, The Association for Asian Studies
  • 2006 & 2008 – Robert E. Gordon Conference Presentation Grant, University of Notre Dame
  • 2006 – Best Graduate Essay Award, Center for Asian Studies, University of Notre Dame

GRANTS RELATED TO TEACHING & MENTORING

  • 2016-2017 – Faculty Teaching Half Grant, The Diane and Guiford Glazer Institute for Jewish Studies, Pepperdine University
  • 2016-present – Academic Year Undergraduate Research Initiative Grant (AYURI), Seaver’s Dean Office, Pepperdine University
    • Spring 2016 ~ student: Raquel Grove
  • 2014-present – Faculty/Student Mentor Program, Seaver Dean’s Office, Pepperdine University

    • Fall 2016 & Spring 2017 ~ student: Katrina Winnett
    • Spring 2015 & Fall 2015 & Spring 2016 ~ student: Rachel Siegman
    • Fall 2014 ~ student: Jael Villalobos
  • 2007-2008 – Graduate Teaching Fellowship, University Writing Program, University of Notre Dame

ADVISING

  • 2016-2017 – Co-advisor of senior thesis, History Program ~ student: Caleb Jasso

PROFESSIONAL ENHANCEMENT

  • 2015 – Summer Faculty Professional Development, Office of Technology & Learning, Pepperdine University
  • 2006 – Summer Institute on Conducting Archival Research, George Washington University

SERVICE TO THE PROFESSION

  • Manuscript reviewer
    • Gender, Place and Culture
    • Journal of Vietnamese Studies
    • Journal of Women’s History
    • Journal of the History of Childhood and Youth
    • Monash Asia Institute Press (now the Monash Asia Series)
    • Selected Conference Proceedings of the Association for Core Texts and Courses

SERVICE TO INSTITUTION (at Pepperdine University unless indicated otherwise)

  • 2017 (January 29-30) – Thomas P. Johnson Visiting Scholar, Rollins College
  • 2016-present – Faculty editor, HUTE divisional newsletter
  • 2016-present – Seaver College representative, University Athletic Committee
  • 2016-present – Division representative, Seaver Advancement of Learning Team (SALT)
  • 2015-present – Division representative, Team of General Education Learning Innovators (GELI)
  • 2014-2015 – Writing assessor for the course HIST 204 (History of the American People)
  • 2013-present – Faculty liaison for service learning of the Great Books Program (in conjunction with Project Serve and L’Arche Seattle)
  • 2006-2007 – Graduate member, Search Committee for South Asianist position, Department of History, University of Notre Dame

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP

  • Association for Asian Studies
  • Association for Core Texts and Courses
  • American Historical Association

 NON-ACADEMIC EMPLOYMENT

  • 2012-2013 – Interim Community Coordinator, L’Arche Wavecrest Community, Orange, CA
  • 1999-2001 – Caterer, Food and Nutrition Department, Northwest Hospital, Seattle, WA
  • 1991-1999 – Assistant, L’Arche Noah Sealth Community, Seattle, WA