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Ryan M. Jones

Associate Professor of History
Doty Hall 239
Ryan M. Jones

Ryan M. Jones has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 2014, and is a specialist in the history of modern Latin America.

He is the co-editor of the recently published volume, A Global History of Sexual Science, 1880–1960, the first anthology to provide a worldwide perspective on the birth and development of the field of sexual science.

Office Hours

T/Th 2:20-3:50 and other times by appointment (Spring 2019)

Curriculum Vitae


  • Ph.D. and MA, History, University of Illinois


  • American Historical Association

  • Latin American Studies Association

  • Urban History Association


Research Interests

  • Latin American History
  • Professor Jones is a specialist in Modern Latin American history, particularly in Mexico, Argentina, and Cuba. His thematic research and teaching interests include Gender and Sexuality, Masculinity, Citizenship, Visual Culture/Photography, Pacific Worlds, and Histories of Science and Medicine. He is currently revising a book manuscript entitled Erotic Revolutions that investigates Mexican history through the lens of masculinity, male homosexuality, and citizenship between 1870 and 1968.