Jane Manners


Graduate Associates


Jane Manners is a fifth year PhD student in Princeton’s history department. She is writing her dissertation on the legal and political aftermath of the Great New York Fire of 1835. Prior to pursuing her PhD, Jane received an AB and a JD from Harvard, clerked for U.S. District Court Judge Mark Wolf (D-Mass), and worked as a grade school teacher, a journalist, a philanthropic grant maker, and a presidential campaign staffer.