Monica Green Arizona

Tempe, Arizona

A Professor of History in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Arizona State University, Dr. Monica Green teaches undergraduate and graduate courses on the global history of health, medieval history and society, women in medicine, and other topics. A full professor at Arizona State since 2001, Dr. Green previously served as a Lecturer at Princeton University, an Assistant and Associate Professor of History at Duke University, and a Visiting Professor at Utrecht University in the Netherlands. Monica Green, Ph.D., has also taught postdoctoral seminars in London with the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Summer Seminar for College and University Teachers.

Dr. Monica Green earned a Bachelor’s degree in Medieval Studies from Barnard College and a Master’s degree in the History of Science from Princeton University. She went on to complete her Ph.D. at Princeton University, submitting a dissertation titled “The Transmission of Ancient Theories of Female Physiology and Disease Through the Early Middle Ages.” After earning her Ph.D., Dr. Green engaged in post-doctoral research on medieval medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she also taught courses on the history of women in science and medicine. Before joining the faculty at Arizona State University, Dr. Green completed a two-year visiting research fellowship with the Institute for Advanced Study’s School of Historical Studies in New Jersey. From 2001 to 2002, she served as a Visiting Fellow with the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University.

During her career, Dr. Monica Green has received several awards and honors. A former Fellow with the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation and the American Council of Learned Societies, her books have received the Margaret W. Rossiter History of Women in Science Prize and the John Nicholas Brown Prize.

  • Work
    • Arizona State University
  • Education
    • Princeton University
    • Barnard College