Cynthia Kierner

Dr. Cindy Kierner joined the faculty at George Mason University as professor of history in August 2008. She attended McGill University (Montreal) and holds the M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Virginia. A specialist in early American history, she is the author or editor of seven books, including Scandal at Bizarre: Rumor and Reputation in Jefferson’s America and, most recently, Martha Jefferson Randolph, Daughter of Monticello: Her Life and Times.