Alan Roe

Adjunct Professor
McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts

331 College Hall
Phone: 412-396-2646


Ph.D. in History, Georgetown University, 2016
M.A., History, University of Montana, 2004
B.A., History, Davidson College, 2000
Research Interests

Alan Roe received his Ph.D. from Georgetown University in 2016. He specializes in Russian and environmental history. His book, Into Russian Nature: Tourism, Environmental Protection, and National Parks will be published by Oxford University Press in 2020.


Book Manuscripts:

Into Russian Nature: The History of Russian National Parks (under contract with Oxford University Press, 2020).

Edited Volumes:

Global Environmental History: An Introductory Reader, co-editor with J.R. McNeill. London: Routledge, 2012.


"Iugyd Va National Park and the Unmet Promise of Recreational Conservation in Russia" Ab Imperio, Spring 2019

"Losinyi Ostrov National Park and the Disappointments of the Russian National Park Movement" The Soviet and Post-Soviet Review, vol. 45, issue 3 (2018): 287-312.

"Riverine Environments" in Companion to Global Environmental History, J.R. McNeill and Erin Stewart eds. (Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012) pp. 297-318