University of Wisconsin–Madison

Matthew Reiter

TA: History 201 - Professor Sharpless

Advisor: William P. Jones

Office: 4260 Mosse Humanities
Mailbox: 4115 Mosse Humanities
Phone: 608.890.3308
Office Hours: Tuesdays 2:45-4:30 (Office Hours held in Memorial Union, Der Rathskeller)



My interests include Labor, Unions, Conservatism, African American Studies, Movement Building.


  • American History

MA Title

  • “A Cooperative Alternative: Unions Experiment with Employee Ownership in the Reagan Era Rustbelt”

Working Dissertation Title

  • “The Rustbelt Right: The Midwestern Origins of the Modern Conservative Movement