Sam Wineburg studied at Brown University and graduated summa cum laude from the University of California, Berkeley, with a degree in the History of Religion. He taught in middle and high schools before finishing his doctorate in Psychological Studies in Education at Stanford. Thereafter, he taught at the University of Washington and the University of Haifa before joining Stanford's Education faculty in 2002. At Stanford, Wineburg has built a unique doctoral program in History Education. His articles have appeared in such diverse places as Cognitive Science, the Journal of American History, and the Los Angeles Times. His award-winning work has been featured in the New York Times and the Washington Post; and on C-Span, NPR, and WBUR-Boston. It is a pleasure to welcome him to Cliopatria.