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Andrew Fagal


Ph.D, Binghamton University (2013)

MA, Binghamton University (2009)

BA, Lafayette College (2007)



U.S. Early Republic, History of Capitalism, Military History


Current Position

Assistant Editor, The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, Princeton University



"The Political Economy of War in the Early American Republic, 1774-1821"


Awards & Fellowships

Upton Foundation Post-Doctoral Fellowship, William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan.

Kate B. and Hall J. Peterson Fellowship, American Antiquarian Society

Friends of the McNeil Center for Early American Studies Dissertation Fellowship, McNeil Center for Early American Studies, University of Pennsylvania

Henry Belin du Pont Fellowship, Hagley Museum and Library

Rear Admiral Ernest M. Eller Graduate Research Grant, Honorable Mention, Naval History and Heritage Command

Program in Early American Economy and Society Dissertation Fellowship, Library Company of Philadelphia

Resident Research Fellowship, The David Library of the American Revolution

Friends of the American Philosophical Society Library Fellowship, American Philosophical Society

Research Fellowship, Robert H. Smith International Center for Jefferson Studies



The Papers of Thomas Jefferson: James P. McLure et al., eds Volume 42, 16 Nov 1803 to 10 March 1804 (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2016)

"American Arms Manufacturing and the Onset of the War of 1812," The New England Quarterly vol. 87 no. 3 (September, 2014)

"Terror Weapons in the Naval War of 1812," New York History vol. 94 no. 3 (Summer/Fall, 2013)


What makes Binghamton special

The faculty and students at Binghamton provide a very collegial atmosphere for studying American history. The faculty, in particular, are willing to go to bat for their students to ensure that they are competitive for fellowships, grants, and professional positions.

Last Updated: 8/12/16