Editor/Papers of James Monroe
Bob Karachuk holds a J.D. from Tulane Law School, an M.A. in history from the University of New Orleans, and a B.A. in history and political science from Yale College. He was a Ph.D. candidate in the history of the early American republic, earning A.B.D. status, at the University of Connecticut. Before joining the Monroe Papers, he worked on a variety of documentary editing projects, including the Papers of the Revolutionary Era Pinckney Statesmen, the Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant, the Papers of John Adams, the Adams Family Correspondence, and the Documentary History of the Supreme Court of the United States, 1789–1800. He served as education director of the Association for Documentary Editing (ADE) and director of the Institute for the Editing of Historical Documents from 2014 to 2016. He is currently ADE secretary.