Associate Professor, History
Address: Ovalwood 247
Professor Cavender is a specialist in Russian history, with interests in 18th- and 19th-century Russian cultural, social and intellectual history. She is the author of Nests of the Gentry: Family, Estate and Local Loyalties in Provincial Russia (University of Delaware Press, 2007), as well as several articles and reviews, and edited, with Choi Chatterjee, David Ransel and Karen Petrone, Everyday Life in Russia Past and Present (Indiana University Press, 2014). Dr. Cavender offers individual studies courses and works with seniors majoring in History to complete a research project.