Lynne M. Getz

Dr. Lynne Getz earned her Ph. D from the University of Washington, Seattle. She currently teaches courses pertaining to U.S. History, the American West, Race and Gender, Family History, and Mexican American History. Her book, "Circumstances Peculiar to Ourselves": the History of the Wattles-Faunce-Wetherill Families, is in the publication process with the University Press of Kansas. Dr. Getz is also working on a follow-up book to her first publication.

When not writing or teaching, Dr. Getz is the co-director of the St. Luke's Community Garden in Boone. They grow fresh produce for the homeless shelter, Hospitality House, and the Hunger Coalition.


Title: Professor of History

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-6012