logo logo

Laura Ackerman Smoller

Laura Ackerman Smoller, American historian, educator. Member Phi Beta Kappa.


  • Smoller, Laura Ackerman was born on May 8, 1960 in Little Rock. Daughter of George Link and Peggy Jane (Thomasson) Ackerman.

  • Education

    • AB, Dartmouth College, 1981. AM, Harvard University, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1991.


    • Lecturer history Stanford (California) University, 1991-1994, acting assistant professor history, 1994-1997. Assistant professor history University Arkansas, Little Rock, since 1997.


    • Author: History, Prophecy, and the Stars: The Christian Astrology of Pierre d'Ailly, 1350-1420, 1994. Contributor articles to professional journals.


    Member Phi Beta Kappa.


    • Married Bruce Robert Smoller. Children: Jason, Gabriel.
    • father: George Link Ackerman
    • mother: Peggy Jane (Thomasson) Ackerman
    • spouse: Bruce Robert Smoller
    • children: Jason Smoller
    • Gabriel Smoller
    See on larger map
    Born May 8, 1960
    (age 57)
    • 1981
      Dartmouth College
    • 1984
      Harvard University
    • 1991
      Harvard University
    • 1997
      assistant, professor history University Arkansas
      Little Rock, Arkansas, United States