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Daniella McCahey

Daniella McCahey



315 Administration Building

Ph.D., University of California, Irvine, History, 2018
M.A., University of Oklahoma, History of Science, 2012
B.A., Northwestern University, Political Science, 2009


Daniella McCahey is a lecturer in the History Department who primarily teaches history of science courses. Her research focuses on the relationship between science and the environment in polar regions and she is currently revising a book manuscript on British and New Zealand science in Antarctica during the International Geophysical Year. She also writes about whaling, gender, volcanoes and the British monarchy. She is very interested in public history and has consulted for museums around the world on various aspects of polar history.

  • History of Science
  • Environmental History
  • Modern European/British History
  • Maritime History
  • Public History


Physical Address:
315 Administration Building

Mailing Address:
History Department
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3175
Moscow, ID 83844-3175

Phone: 208-885-6253

Fax: 208-885-5221


Web: History Department