Katherine Sharp Landdeck
Katherine Sharp Landdeck is an associate professor of history at Texas Woman’s University, the home of the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) archives. A Guggenheim Fellow at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum and a graduate of the University of Tennessee, where she earned her PhD, Landdeck has received numerous awards for her work on the WASP and has appeared as an expert on NPR’s Morning Edition, PBS, and the History Channel. Her work has been published in the Washington Post, the Atlantic, and HuffPost, as well as in numerous academic and aviation publications. Landdeck is a licensed pilot who flies whenever she can.