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David Nack

David Nack

Professor Division of Continuing Studies Work: 608-262-2964 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • organized labor
  • American labor history
  • collective bargaining
  • labor relations


  • I organized and represented workers for more than 20 years as union representative in both the private and public sectors.
  • I have been a labor educator for about 20 years, mainly here, at the School for Workers, which is also the Department of Labor Education.
  • I teach a variety of classes in such as areas as collective bargaining, labor relations, labor history, contract administration, union leadership, etc.
  • Most recent publication: "The Recent Evolution of Wisconsin Public Unionism Since Act 10," coauthored with my colleagues Michael Childers, Alexia Kulwiec and Armando Ibarra
  • I hold a B.A. in American History, an M.A. in Labor Studies, and a Ph.D. in American History with a focus on Labor History.