David Roach

Ph.D. Student
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Advisor: T. Michael Parrish


  • MA in History, Baylor University (Waco, TX)
  • BA in History and German, Hillsdale College (Hillsdale, MI)

Research Interests

My research examines Catholics in the nineteenth-century American South. By tracing how this religious minority related to the region’s dominant religious, political, and racial systems, I hope to broaden our understanding of Southern history and American religious history.


Guittard Fellowship, Baylor University, 2017-2018; Guittard Fellowship, 2015-2016, Baylor University; Charles O. Lee, Jr. and Louise K. Lee Charitable Foundation Scholarship in History, 2013-2015

Curriculum Vitae: David Roach CV