Susan Tracy, professor emerita of history and American studies, received a B.A. in English and an M.A. in history from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, and a Ph.D. in history from Rutgers University.
Her primary interests are in American social and intellectual history, particularly labor history; Afro-American history; and women's history.
She has taught United States history and women's studies courses at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.