University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1991
Bachelor of Arts, History
College of St. Catherine, St. Paul, Minnesota, Phi Beta Kappa, Valedictorian, Mother Antonia McHugh Award, 1980
Abigail Quigley McCarthy Center for Women, St. Catherine University. (2012). Faculty Writing Award
St. Catherine University. (2010). Denny Prize for Writing
Minnesota Historical Society. (2008). Solon J. Buck Award
Resisting the Legacy of Colonialism: History and Literature in New Zealand-Study Abroad Grant (2015).
UMAIE Study Abroad Grant: Resisting the Legacy of Colonialism in New Zealand (2015).
Curriculum Development Grant (2014).
Associate Professor of History, St. Catherine University, 1994–Present
Professor of History, St. Catherine University, 2012–Present
Carroll, J., Cavallaro, J. & Doherty, S. (2011). "Liberating Sanctuary," Lexington Books
Carroll, J. "Naginowenah, Lucy Prescott and the Cereal Wizard: Three Generations of an Anglo-Dakota Family." Minnesota History.