Quinn Shepherd

Quinn Shepherd

Research Interests

Quinn Shepherd joined the MA program in Fall 2019. Her research interests include modern France, Catholicism, women's history, and WWII.

Quinn served as the Rapporteur of Thinking Europe Now, a Columbia University Seminar, during Academic Year 2019-2020.

Quinn graduated in May 2020 and is currently a PhD student in History, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC).

MA Thesis

The Spiritual Elite: German Influences on French Nonconformism, 1929-1934 - Awarded with program distinction
Advisor: Mark Lilla


  • MA in European History, Politics, and Society - Columbia University, 2020
  • BA in History - Yale University

Awards & Distinctions

  • 2020 - MA Thesis Distinction, European Institute