Upper School Faculty
Dr. Nathaniel Smith Kogan
MA, History, University of Texas at Arlington 2008
PhD, Transatlantic History, University of Texas at Arlington 2015
A native of Salt Lake City and a 2000 graduate of Rowland Hall, Nate returned to the school as a faculty member in August 2012. Before coming back to Rowland Hall, Nate taught World History, American Government, US History, and AP US Government and Politics at Fort Worth Country Day in Fort Worth, Texas. At Rowland Hall, Nate teaches sophomore Western Civilization and AP European History courses; he has also offered seminar courses in Transatlantic Slavery and Disability History. Nate earned his BA in history and art history from Columbia University, graduating in 2004 with departmental honors in history. He earned his MA in history and his PhD in transatlantic history from the University of Texas at Arlington in 2008 and 2015, respectively. His scholarship has appeared in the Journal of Mormon History and in Disability Studies Quarterly. Nate and his wife, Anna, have two children, David and Miriam, and enjoy the recreation (and lack of humidity) that Utah has to offer.
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