Elna C. Green, Ph.D.
Originally from North Carolina, Elna Green received her BA and MA degrees from Wake
Forest University and her PhD from Tulane University. A scholar of American social
history, she has an extensive publication record and has been the recipient of numerous
awards and grants for her research and publications. With two decades of college-level
teaching experience, Dr. Green held appointments at Sweet Briar College and Florida
State University, where she rose to the rank of full professor. At FSU, she also served
as the Director of Graduate Studies and the Chair of the Department of History. From
2009 to 2012, she was the Associate Dean of the College of Humanities & the Arts at
San Jose State. Dr. Green brings to Faculty Affairs much experience with the recruitment
and mentoring of faculty.