AIMEE HISEY

Aimee Hisey is a History Instructor and PhD candidate in History of Science at Oregon State University.

COURSES TAUGHT
HST 348: Indigenous Histories of Latin America
HST / REL 350: Early Latin America
HST 351: Modern Latin America

DISSERTATION RESEARCH
Currently, Hisey is researching the circulation of medical knowledge among Jewish surgeons in the Spanish viceroyalties.

EDUCATION
2018 – present
PhD candidate | History of Science
2017
Master of Arts | Interdisciplinary Studies | History, Anthropology, Spanish Literature
Graduate Certificate in College and University Teaching
2013
Bachelor of Arts | History



RESEARCH INTERESTS
Early modern Spain
History of Mexico
Spanish viceroyalties
History of medicine
History of surgery
Surgeon barbers 
Midwives
Indigenous healing methods
Limpieza de sangre
Gender and sexuality
Marriage and illicit unions
Inquisition and ecclesiastical rhetoric
Indigenous histories, specifically ethnohistories
Archival theory
Public health and hygiene in Latin America
Modernity and progress