Office of Research

Center for the Study of the Pacific Northwest

www.washington.edu/uwired/outreach/cspn/Website/index.html

Mission

The Center for the Study of the Pacific Northwest is dedicated to advancing scholarship on the Pacific Northwest, and the North American West more generally, with an emphasis on historical research. Located in the Department of History at the University of Washington, we support research, teaching, and public programs that promote and disseminate knowledge on the peoples and issues that have defined and shaped the Pacific Northwest.

Core Services Offered

Funding for graduate studies in the history of the Pacific Northwest
Funding for faculty research related to the history of the Pacific Northwest
Website devoted to activities of the Center, activities related to the history of the Pacific Northwest on the UW campus, and recent articles and supplemental material from the Pacific Northwest Quarterly.
Current and archived back issues of the Pacific Northwest Quarterly, available through JSTOR,
https://www.jstor.org/journal/pacnorwestq

Back issues of earliest years (1906-1935), under title Washington Historical Quarterly, available through UW libraries,
http://journals.lib.washington.edu/index.php/WHQ/issue/archive

Funding Information:

Various endowments

Reporting Structure:

Anand Yang, Chair, Department of History

Center Details

Director: Nash, Linda Nash
Location: 203 Smith Hall
Year Started: 1990
Administrator / Program Manager: McKaig, Kim
Administering College/School: College of Arts & Sciences 
P.I. Home Department: Department of History 
Faculty Involvement: 3