Dan Holland

Adjunct Instructor
McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts
Department of History

603 College Hall
Phone: 412.396.6470


Ph.D., History, University of Pittsburgh, 2019
M.A., History, University of Pittsburgh, 2015
M.P.M., Nonprofit Management, Heinz College, Carnegie Mellon University, 2002
B.A., Applied History, Carnegie Mellon University, 1991

Dan Holland currently teaches history at Duquesne University and the University of Pittsburgh’s School of Social Work.  Pittsburgh native, Dan founded the Young Preservationists Association of Pittsburgh and has held leadership positions at local, regional, and national community reinvestment organizations.  He specializes in modern American History, History of Pittsburgh, nonprofit management, historic preservation, and community reinvestment.  Dan has taught World History, Western Civilization II, History of Sport, Sport & Global Capitalism, History of the 1960s, Debating the Purpose of American Government, and History of Pittsburgh at the University of Pittsburgh, Duquesne University, and Penn State New Kensington.  Dan has also taught graduate courses at Université Jean Monnet in Saint-Étienne, France.


HIST 151 Shaping of the Modern World

HIST 214 Western Civilization II