Faculty Listed Alphabetically

Saad Abi-Hamad

Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Islam and Middle East

Gretchen A. Adams

Ph.D., University of New Hampshire

U.S. Political and Cultural History to 1877, Memory

Alan Barenberg

Ph.D., University of Chicago

Soviet Union, Russia, Forced Labor

Jacob Baum

Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Early Modern Germany, European Social and Cultural History, Protestant Reformation, Senses

Gary M. Bell

Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Tudor-Stuart England

Paul Bjerk

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Africa, Oral History, International Politics

Zachary Brittsan

Ph.D., University of California, San Diego

Modern Mexico

Laura Calkins

Director of Graduate Studies

Ph.D., University of London

Modern Far East, Modern International Relations, Communism

Sean P. Cunningham

Interim Chair

Ph.D., University of Florida

U.S. since 1945, American Political Culture, Texas, Sunbelt

Stefano D'Amico

Ph.D., University of Milan

Early Modern Europe Social and Economic, Italy

Catharine Franklin

(beginning September 2015)

Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

Military, Native American

Gary Forsythe

Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Ancient Greece and Rome

Barbara Hahn

Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

U.S. South, Business and Economic, Global History, Technology

Justin Hart

Associate Chair

Ph.D., Rutgers University

U.S. Foreign Relations

Karlos Hill

Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

African American, Lynching, Anti-Lynching Protest

John M. Howe

Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Medieval

Jorge Iber

Associate Dean, College of Arts & Sciences

Ph.D., University of Utah

Mexican American/Latino, American West/Southwest, U.S. Sports

Matthew Johnson

Ph.D., Temple University

U.S. Social Movements, Mass Incarceration, Higher Education

Sarah Keyes

(beginning September 2015)

Ph.D., University of Southern California

American West, Native American

Erin-Marie Legacey

Ph.D., Northwestern University

France, French Revolution, 19th-Century Paris

Miguel A. Levario

Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

U.S. History, Borderlands History, Race, Immigration, Chicana/Mexican American History

Randy McBee

Associate Dean, College of Arts & Sciences

Ph.D., University of Missouri

Immigration & Labor, Recent America

Ron Milam

Ph.D., University of Houston

U.S. History, Vietnam War, Military

Jeffrey Mosher

Ph.D., University of Florida

Modern Latin America, Brazil

Patricia M. Pelley

Ph.D., Cornell University

Asia, Vietnam

Emily Skidmore

Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

19th Century U.S., Cultural History, Gender and Sexuality, Imperialism, Citizenship

Mark R. Stoll

Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

U.S. Environmental

Abigail Swingen

Ph.D., University of Chicago

Early Modern Britain, British Transatlantic Empire, Political Economy, Early Modern Europe, Colonial Caribbean and North America

Christine M. Walker

Ph.D., University of Michigan

Colonial America, Early Modern Atlantic World

Julie Willett

Ph.D., University of Missouri

Women, Gender and Labor Studies

Aliza S. Wong

Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder

Modern Italy and the Mediterranean, Race and Nationalism, and Diaspora