James V. Hillegas

Mr. Hillegas, who enjoys history as well as his coffee.
Professional Credentials:

  • MA, History, Portland State University
  • BA, Interdisciplinary Studies, Fairhaven College, Western Washington University

Personal Statement:

  • Historian of the 20th century urban environment in North America, including pollution abatement, the built environment, sustainability, and oral history.

Areas of Specialization:

  • Education; Historical Research; Historical Writing; Oral History

Professional Associations:

  • American Society for Environmental History
  • Urban History Association
  • Organization of American Historians
  • Northwest History Network
  • Oregon Historical Society

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