Abigail G Mullen

Abigail G Mullen

Abigail G Mullen

Assistant Professor

U.S. History: U.S. history, U.S. Navy, diplomatic history, naval history, digital history

Abby Mullen holds a PhD in history from Northeastern University (2017). Her dissertation, "Good Neighbourhood with All: Conflict and Cooperation in the First Barbary War, 1801-1805," investigates how the U.S. Navy forged international connections in the Mediterranean during the First Barbary War. 

Mullen is the PI on Tropy, a Mellon Foundation-funded software development project. She is also technical lead on All the Appalachian Trails, a project to create an interactive map of the history of the Appalachian Trail over the last 100 years.

Mullen teaches digital history courses at GMU.


Grants and Fellowships

Tropy, co-PI

All the Appalachian Trails, technical lead

Courses Taught

HIST 390: The Digital Past