Adam Hodges’ doctoral work at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign focused
on both modern U.S. and comparative labor history. He is author of the book, "World
War I and Urban Order: The Local Class Politics of National Mobilization," published
by Palgrave Macmillan. He wrote the chapter on the Red Scare in "A Companion to Woodrow
Wilson" in the Blackwell Companions to American History series and he has published
peer-reviewed articles on urban class politics in the early 20th-century U.S. in the
Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era, Oregon Historical Quarterly, Pacific
Northwest Quarterly and Planning Perspectives.
Dr. Hodges became assistant professor of history at UHCL in 2002 and was promoted
to associate professor in 2008. He currently teaches both undergraduate and graduate
history courses on the U.S. in the 20th century and a range of related topics.