Allison Elias

Allison Elias
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Allison Elias

Visiting Assistant Professor
Labor Relations, Law, and History

Overview

Allison Louise Elias holds a Ph.D. in History from the University of Virginia. She is a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Labor Relations, Law, and History at the Cornell ILR School where she teaches ILRLR 1100: Introduction to U.S. Labor History, ILRLR 2070: Writing Seminar in History: The American Dream in the 20th-Century United States, and ILRLR 3040: Special Topics in History: Women, Gender, and Capitalism. Prior to her appointment at ILR, she held teaching and research positions at the University of Virginia in the Department of History, the Studies in Women and Gender Program, and at the Darden School of Business. Her research focus is gender and work in the modern U.S. She is currently studying class tensions among women at work in the 1970s and 80s as changing state and corporate policies provided some women with new opportunities to define themselves as corporate leaders.

Allison Elias

Contact

Ives Hall Faculty Wing, Room 169
(f) 607-255-6840