Nicole Neatby

Associate Professor
Faculty of Arts
History

Faculty Member Information

Education

Ph.D., History , Université de Montréal, 1993
M.A., History , Queen's University , 1986
B.A., History , University of Ottawa, 1983

Academic Work Experience

2004 - 2005, Appointed the Canadian Bicentennial Visiting Professor , Yale University
2004 - Present, Associate Professor , Saint Mary's University
2003 - Present, Adjunct of the Faculty of Graduate Studies, Dalhousie University
2002 - 2002, Assistant Professor, Saint Mary's University
2000 - 2000, Associate Professor , University of Prince Edward Island
1998 - 1998, Tenure, University of Prince Edward Island
1994 - 1999, Assistant Professor, University of Prince Edward Island

Teaching: Course / Program Development

1994/01 - Present, COURSES TAUGHT

Scholarly Contributions

Book Reviews

Neatby Nicole. (2011)"Karine Hébert, Impatient d’être soi-même: Les étudiants montréalais, 1895-1960", Historical Studies in Education/Revue d’histoire de l’éducation 2:23, 139-40
Neatby Nicole. (2008)"Suzanne Evans, Mothers of Heroes. Mothers of Martyrs: World War I and the Politics of Grief", Canadian Historical Review 3:89, 403-405
Neatby Nicole. (2008)"Cynthia Comacchio, The Dominion of Youth: Adolescence and the Making of Modern Canada", Canadian Historical Review 89:3, 399-400
Neatby Nicole. (2008)"Micheal Gauvreau, The Catholic Origins of Quebec’s Quiet Revolution, 1931-1970", University of Toronto Quarterly 77:1, 351-353
Neatby Nicole. (2008)"André Lortie, dir, Les années 60 : Montréal voit grand", Revue d’histoire urbaine/Urban History Review
Neatby Nicole. (2006)"Ronald Rompkey, Anthologie des voyageurs français, 1814-1914", Revue d’histoire de l’Amérique française 4:59, 543-546

Book

Neatby Nicole. "Carabins ou activites? L'idealisme et la radicalisation de la pensee etudiante a l'Universite de Montreal au temps du duplessisme" (Spring - 1999)

Book Chapters

Neatby Nicole. (2012). "Remembering the Conquest: Mission Impossible?", 1759 Remembered: Interpreting the Conquest, 251-278
Neatby Nicole. (2012). "Leaving the Past Behind: From ‘Old Quebec’ to ‘La Belle Province’", Settling and Unsettling Memories: Essays in Canadian Public History , 491-537
Neatby Nicole. (2011). "How Present the Past? Tourism, Commemoration, and Memory", Shaping an Agenda for Atlantic Canada, 132-136
Neatby Nicole. (2007). "Faire l’histoire des attitudes et des activités des leaders étudiants à l’Université de Montréal durant les années cinquante. Pourquoi faire?", La Jeunesses au Canada- français : formation, mouvement et identité, 171-180
Neatby Nicole. (2001). "Historiographical overview to the section on Education", Framing Our Past: Canadian Women’s History in the Twentieth Century, 149-154

Journal Articles

Neatby Nicole. "Meeting of the Minds: North American Travel Writers and Government Tourist Promoters in Quebec, 1920 -1955", Histoire sociale/Social History 36:72 (Fall - 2003), 465-495
Neatby Nicole. "Student Leaders at the University of Montreal During the Early 1950s: What did Catholics Want?", CCHA Historical Studies 62 (Spring - 1996), 73-88
Neatby Nicole. "Student Leaders at the University of Montreal from 1950 to 1958: Beyond the ‘Carabin Persona’", Journal of Canadian Studies/Revue d’études canadiennes 29:3 (Spring - 1994), 26-44
Neatby Nicole. "Preparing for the Working World: Women at Queen’s During the 1920s", Historical Studies in Education/Revue d’histoire de l’éducation 1:1 (Spring - 1989), 53-72

Presentation

Neatby Nicole. "Usages ordinaires de l'histoire: producteurs, pratiques, transmissions et mises en scène", Conference organized by historians at Laval University (Fall - 2015)
Neatby Nicole. "It is essential (…) that visitors find `chez nous`what our publicity promises!`: Conflicting Representations of Quebec as a Tourist Destination", International Canadian Studies Conference Meeting Places/Lieux de rencontre (Spring - 2013)
Neatby Nicole. " Roundtable: ‘Revisiting and Re-imagining the Past: 50 years of North America’s most ambitious historical reconstruction/Un retour imaginaire dans le passé: les 50 ans d`histoire du plus ambitieux projet de reconstruction historique en Amérique du Nord’", Annual Meeting of the French Colonial Historical Society (Spring - 2013)
Neatby Nicole. "Roundtable:‘Regard croisés sur les mobilisations étudiantes.`", Evening panel opening the annual congress of the Institut d’histoire de l’Amérique francaise (Fall - 2012)
Neatby Nicole. "Americans in ‘Old Quebec’: In Search of the Authentic French Canadian", Louisiana Historical Association Annual Conference (Winter - 2012)
Neatby Nicole. "Re-enacting Defeat: Mission Impossible’. Session:‘Remembering the Conquest/Se Souvenir de la Conquête’", Canadian Historical Association Annual Conference (Spring - 2010)
Neatby Nicole. " Tourism in Quebec", Gorsebrook Seminar Series: ‘Bring the Past to the Public’ (Winter - 2010)
Neatby Nicole. "s Studying the French Experience in North America of Significance to English Canadians Today?", Howard R. Lamar Center Colloquium on ‘ The Significance of the French Experienc in North America’ (Spring - 2009)
Neatby Nicole. "1759 Revisited: The Conquest of Canada in Historical Perspective", Commonwealth Studies/Institute for the Studies of the Americas Symposium on ‘The Conquest as Contemporary History (Fall - 2009)
Neatby Nicole. "Public History: ‘Can They Handle It?", Gorsebrook Seminar Series : “Bring the Past to the Public’ (Winter - 2009)
Neatby Nicole. "Faire l’histoire des attitudes et des activités des leaders étudiants à l’Université de Montréal durant les années cinquante : Pourquoi faire ?", Centre de recherche en civilisation canadienne-française Colloquium entitled ‘La Jeunesse au Canada français : formation, mouvements et identité’ (Winter - 2005)

Editorial Work

Neatby Nicole, Hodgins Peter. (Ed.) (2012) Settling and Unsettling Memories: Essays in Canadian Public History. Toronto: University of Toronto Press

Service: Institutional Committees

Sat in as the History Chair representative at the History Chairs meeting during the Canadian Historical Association Annual Conference, Ottawa, Ont, 2014/03 - 2014/03 (798)
Sat in as the History Chair representative at the History Chairs meeting during the Canadian Historical Association Annual Conference, Brock University, St Catherine’s Ont, 2013/03 - 2013/03 (799)
Member of the Faculty of Arst Student Engagement Committee, 2013/03 - None (800)
SMU History Department Liaison Officer , 2011/03 - None (797)
Faculty of Arts representative on the Grievance and Arbitration Committee , 2011/03 - None (801)
Member of the Organizing Committee for the Community of Practice monthly workshops chaired in 2010- 2011 chaired by Dr Howard Donohoe and Dr Paul Muir, 2010/01 - 2010/01 (782)
History Department Honours and Graduate Co-ordinator, 2010/01 - None (802)
Member of the Senate – Arts representative , 2009/03 - 2011/03 (803)
Chair of the Senate Office Academic Appeals Committee , 2006/02 - 2009/03 (804)

Service: Professional or Disciplinary

Appointed as representative of CHA to the Canadiana.org Heritage , Project Steering Committee 2014/01 - 2014/01
Member, Program Committee, ssociation of Canadian Studies’ 11th Biennal Conference on the Teaching and Communicating of history of Canada to be held in Charlottetown, PEI 2014/01 - 2014/01
Chair and Commentator, Competing Canadas: Empire, Nation, and Country’ panel, Annual Meeting of the Canadian Historical Association, Brock University, Saint -Catherines, Ontario 2013/03 - 2013/03
Roundtable Presentation ‘The Archives at Risk/ Les archives en peril`, Canadian Historical Association Annual Conference,St Catherines , Ont 2013/03 - 2013/03
Chair and Commentator, ‘Museum spaces: contested histories, conflicted landscapes’ panel, International Canadian Studies Conference, Meeting Places/Lieux de rencontre, hosted by Saint Mary`s University and Mount Allison University 2013/01 - 2013/01
Member, Program Committee, International Canadian Studies Conference Meeting Places/Lieux de rencontre to be hosted by Saint Mary’s University and Mount Allison University, 2013/01 - 2013/01
Chair and Commentator , ‘Tourism, Identities and Borders in Quebec (19th-20th centuries)/Tourisme, identities et frontiers au Québec (XIXe-XXe siècles)’, Canadian Historical Association Annual Conference, Victoria B.C. 2012/03 - 2012/03
Elected to the Canadian Historical Association Council. Responsible for the Archives portfolio, 2012/03 - Present
Hired as a consultant to sit on the Museum of Canadian History’s Advisory Committee on Women’s History for a one year contract - one of several committees struck by the Museum to provide recommendations and feedback on their new History Hall exhibit set to open in 2017, 2012/01 - 2012/01
Chaired Session, ‘Shaping Public Commemoration of the War of 1812’,Canadian Historical Association Annual Conference, University of Waterloo 2011/03 - 2011/03
Chaired Session, Ìrish Practitioners of Imperial Medecine`, Atlantic Canadian Studies Conference ‘Ireland and Empire’, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, N.S. 2011/03 - 2011/03
In the context of Pier 21 ‘s Cultural Days-Fête de la culture, panellist at a session on francophone identity/identities, multiculturalism vs. interculturalism and immigration inspired by our exhibition, Revolutionizing Cultural Identity with Cornelia Schneider, Professor of Education at Mount Saint Vincent University, Nicole LeVert, Assistant Director of FANE, 2011/01 - 2011/01
Granting Agencies Membership, Member of the jury of the newly established granting program of the Fonds québécois de la recherche sur la société et la culture/Agence nationale de la recherche, charged with giving research grants to teams of Quebec and French scholars 2010/03 - 2010/03
Senior Co-editor , Canadian Historical Review 2010/03 - 2012/03
Appointed Co-editor , Canadian Historical Review 2009/04 - 2009/04
Appointed Assistant Co-editor , Canadian Historical Review 2008/03 - 2008/03
Chaired Session, Faire de l’histoire publique: implications et consequences', Association for Canadian Studies Sixth Biennial Conference on the Teaching, Learning and Communicating of Canadian History ‘Whose History for Whose Future’, Quebec, Que 2008/01 - 2008/01
Chaired Session, Faire de l’histoire publique: implications et consequences” Association for Canadian Studies Sixth Biennial Conference on the Teaching,Learning and Communicating of Canadian History ‘Whose History for Whose Future’, Quebec, Que 2008/01 - 2008/01
Member, Program Committee, Association of Canadian Studies’ Sixth Biennial Conference on the Teaching , Learning and Communicating of history, “Whose History for Whose Future”, Quebec city, 2008/01 - 2008/01
Board Membership, Board of Directors of the Gorsebrook Research Institute 2007/03 - 2011/03
Board Membership, Appointed to the Canada Post Stamp Advisory Committee charged with selection of Canadian stamp subjects and illustrations 2005/03 - 2011/03
Elected to and Chair of the Canadian Historical Association’s Nominations Committee/Comité des mises en candidature at the 2006 Canadian Historical Association`s Annual Conference, 2005/03 - 2007/03
Member, Canadian Historical Associations Advisory Board of the Public History Group 2005/03 - 2007/03
Peer Reviewer (Grant Application), Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council 2003/03 - 2003/03
Prize Committee Membership, Canadian Historical Association Hilda Neatby Prize Committee 2003/03 - 2006/03
Co- Chair (with Maurice Basque (Institut des études acadiennes, Université de Moncton)), Association of Canadian Studies’ Third Biennial Conference on the Teaching, Learning and Communicating the History of Canada, `Presence of the Past’, Halifax, N.S. 2003/01 - 2003/01
Chair, CHA Committee set up to make recommendations to the CHA Council to the CHA General Assembly in May 2004 concerning the Journal of the Canadian Historical Association/Revue de la Société historique du Canada’s future format 2002/03 - 2002/03
Prize Committee Membership, Canadian Historical Association Clio Prize Committee for Quebec 2001/03 - 2005/03
Appointed to the Editorial Board , Journal of the Canadian Historical Association/Revue de la Société historique du Canada 2000/03 - 2003/03
Appointed to the Editorial Board , Canadian Historical Review 1999/03 - 2003/03
Nominated President, Canadian Committee on Women’s History 1997/03 - 1998/03