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  • African History
  • American/US History
  • Atlantic World
  • East Asian History
  • Europe
  • India/South Asia
  • Latin America
  • African History


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    Inikori, Joseph E.

    Professor of History
    Professor of African and African-American Studies

    inik@mail.rochester.edu
    437 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: Atlantic World Economic History

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    Mandala, Elias C.

    Professor of History
    elias.mandala@rochester.edu | (585) 275-2058
    439 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: Southern Africa since the 19th Century; Social History

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    Sierra Silva, Pablo M.

    Assistant Professor
    pablo.sierra@rochester.edu | (585) 275-8354
    458 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: African Diaspora in Latin America; Colonial Latin America; Afro-Indigenous Interactions; Urban Slavery

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    American/US History


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    Beaumont, Daniel

    Associate Professor
    daniel.beaumont@rochester.edu | (585) 275-5224
    436 Rush Rhees Library
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    Interests: Contemporary American Culture; Arabic Literature

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    Berman, Milton

    Professor Emeritus of History
    mberman1@rochester.rr.com | (585) 275-2052
    459 Rush Rhees Library

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    Borus, Daniel H.

    Professor
    daniel.borus@rochester.edu | (585) 275-9356
    452 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: US Cultural and Intellectual History

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    Brown, Theodore M.

    Professor of History
    Professor of Medical Humanities
    Charles E. & Dale L. Phelps Professor of Public Health and Policy

    theodore_brown@urmc.rochester.edu | (585) 275-2051
    368 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: Intellectual; Institutional; Political History of Medicine

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    Gamm, Gerald

    Professor of Political Science and History
    gerald.gamm@rochester.edu | (585) 275-8573
    319 Harkness Hall
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    Interests: Political Science; American History

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    Hudson, Larry E.

    Associate Professor of History
    larry.hudson@rochester.edu | (585) 275-4557
    460 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: African-American History; Comparative Slavery; Civil War and Reconstruction; New South; Theory and Methods of Oral History

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    Inikori, Joseph E.

    Professor of History
    Professor of African and African-American Studies

    inik@mail.rochester.edu
    437 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: Atlantic World Economic History

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    Jarvis, Michael J.

    Associate Professor of History
    Director of Digital Media Studies Program; Director of Smiths Island Archaeology Project
    michael.jarvis@rochester.edu | (585) 275-4558
    455 Rush Rhees Library
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    Interests: Early American Social and Economic History; Atlantic World Networks; Bermuda and the Caribbean; Maritime Labor and Culture

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    Moore, Jesse T.

    Professor Emeritus of History
    mrej@mail.rochester.edu | (585) 275-9094
    307A  Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: Twentieth Century African-American History; Recent American Political and Social History; West African and South African History

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    Rubin, Joan S.

    Dexter Perkins Professor in History
    joan.rubin@rochester.edu | (585) 275-9347
    365 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century American Cultural and Intellectual History; The History of the Book

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    Slaughter, Thomas P.

    Arthur R. Miller Professor and Professor of History
    Editor, Reviews in American History
    thomas.slaughter@rochester.edu | (585) 273-2799
    369B Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: Europe and the Americas, c.1500-1900; Early America; American Revolution; Abolition; Humans and Nature; Families

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    Waters, John J., Jr.

    Professor Emeritus of History
    wts@mail.rochester.edu | (585) 275-9358
    418 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: Colonial America's Social History; Historiography; Quantification

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    Westbrook, Robert B.

    Joseph F. Cunningham Professor of History
    robert.westbrook@rochester.edu
    440 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: Modern American History

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    Young, Mary

    Professor Emeritus of History
    yngm@mail.rochester.edu | (585) 275-2054
    454 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: American History in the Early National and Jacksonian Periods; American Indians

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    Atlantic World


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    Inikori, Joseph E.

    Professor of History
    Professor of African and African-American Studies

    inik@mail.rochester.edu
    437 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: Atlantic World Economic History

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    Jarvis, Michael J.

    Associate Professor of History
    Director of Digital Media Studies Program; Director of Smiths Island Archaeology Project
    michael.jarvis@rochester.edu | (585) 275-4558
    455 Rush Rhees Library
    Website

    Interests: Early American Social and Economic History; Atlantic World Networks; Bermuda and the Caribbean; Maritime Labor and Culture

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    Sierra Silva, Pablo M.

    Assistant Professor
    pablo.sierra@rochester.edu | (585) 275-8354
    458 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: African Diaspora in Latin America; Colonial Latin America; Afro-Indigenous Interactions; Urban Slavery

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    East Asian History


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    Ho, Dahpon

    Assistant Professor of History
    dho2@mail.rochester.edu | (585) 275-7869
    459 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: East Asian History

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    Zhang, Elya

    Assistant Professor of History
    elya.zhang@rochester.edu | (585) 275-9358
    418 Rush Rhees Library
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    Interests: Asian History

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    Europe


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    Devaney, Thomas C.

    Associate Professor
    Director of Graduate Studies
    thomas.devaney@rochester.edu | (585) 276-6861
    417 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe; Urban History; Interfaith Relations

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    Inikori, Joseph E.

    Professor of History
    Professor of African and African-American Studies

    inik@mail.rochester.edu
    437 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: Atlantic World Economic History

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    Kaeuper, Richard W.

    Professor of History
    richard.kaeuper@rochester.edu | (585) 275-7878
    441 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: Medieval Britain and Continental Europe

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    Lenoe, Matthew E.

    Associate Professor of History
    Department Chair
    matthew.lenoe@rochester.edu | (585) 275-9355
    370 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: Russian and Soviet History; Stalinist Culture and Politics; History of Mass Media; Soviet Soldiers in World War II; Russia in East Asia; Leninism in World History

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    Outram, Dorinda

    Gladys I. and Franklin W. Clark Professor of History
    dorinda.outram@rochester.edu | (585) 275-4097
    369A Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: History of the Enlightenment

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    Pedersen, Jean

    Associate Professor of History
    Associate Professor of Humanities, Eastman School of Music

    jpedersen@esm.rochester.edu | (585) 275-3616
    447 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: Modern European History; French History; Feminist Theory, Women's History, and Gender Studies; Philosophy of Science; Sociology of Knowledge; History of Academic Disciplines

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    Smoller, Laura

    Professor
    laura.smoller@rochester.edu | (585) 275-7721
    457 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: Medieval and Renaissance Europe; Medieval Christianity; Early Science and Medicine; History of Astrology and Prophecy

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    Weaver, Stewart A.

    Professor of History
    stewart.weaver@rochester.edu | (585) 275-9348
    461 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: Modern British History; Himalayan History; Environmental History

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    India/South Asia


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    Weaver, Stewart A.

    Professor of History
    stewart.weaver@rochester.edu | (585) 275-9348
    461 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: Modern British History; Himalayan History; Environmental History

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    Latin America


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    Sierra Silva, Pablo M.

    Assistant Professor
    pablo.sierra@rochester.edu | (585) 275-8354
    458 Rush Rhees Library

    Interests: African Diaspora in Latin America; Colonial Latin America; Afro-Indigenous Interactions; Urban Slavery

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