Brian Ingrassia teaches American history at Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro. Formerly, he taught at Georgia State University in Atlanta. His book, The Rise of Gridiron University: Higher Education’s Uneasy Alliance With Gig-Time Football,” is published by the University Press of Kansas (2012).
Ingrassia has also published several peer-reviewed articles, numerous book reviews, and other publications. He is currently working on a project about early automobile racing and urban life.