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Bakhmetyeva, Tanya

  • Professor of Instruction, History
    Professor and Associate Academic Director of the Susan B. Anthony Institute for Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies

Interests: Russia; Soviet Union; Gender; Masculinity; Nature; Science (glaciology)

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Ball, Molly

  • History Lecturer


Interests: Brazilian History; Latin American History; Economic History; Immigration History

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Borus, Daniel H.

  • Professor Emeritus of History

Interests: US Cultural and Intellectual History

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Brown, Theodore M.

  • Professor Emeritus of History
    Professor Emeritus of Medical Humanities

Interests: Intellectual; Institutional; Political History of Medicine


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Chambliss, Melanie

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow


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Devaney, Thomas C.

  • Associate Professor of History
  • Associate Dean, School of Arts & Sciences

Interests: Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe; History of emotions; History of the senses; Urban History; Interfaith Relations; Popular culture


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Fleischman, Thomas

  • Associate Professor of History
  • Director of Undergraduate Studies

Interests: German History; Environmental History; Animal History; Agricultural History; State Socialism; Cold War

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Flores, Ruben

  • Associate Professor of History
  • Department Chair

Interests: US and Mexico Studies

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Freeman, Matthew

  • Undergraduate Peer Advisor/Office Assistant
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Fusco, Aydan

  • History Undergraduate Student Assistant/Peer Advisor


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Gamm, Gerald

  • Professor of History
    Professor of Political Science


Interests: Political Science; American History

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Getchel, Katelyn P.


  • Graduate Student Assistant


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Hauser, William B.

  • Professor Emeritus of History

Interests: Traditional and Modern Japan; The Cultural History of the Pacific War; East Asian Women's History; Asian-American History and Literature

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Hayata, Michael

  • Visiting Assistant Professor

Interests: Modern Japanese History; Japanese imperialism; Race; Indigeneity, and settler colonialism; Theories of capitalist development

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Hudson, Larry E.

  • Associate Professor of History, retired

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 Emeritus of History

Interests: Atlantic World Economic History


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Jarvis, Michael J.

  • Professor of History
  • Director of the Digital Elmina Project; Director of Smiths Island Archaeology Project


Interests: Public History and Museum Studies; Early American and Atlantic History 1450-1850 (Transnational); Material Culture and Historical Archaeology (Transnational); Digital History


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Kaeuper, Richard W.

  • Franklin W. & Gladys I. Clark Professor Emeritus of History

Interests: Medieval Britain and Continental Europe


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Lenoe, Matthew E.

  • Associate Professor of History
  • Graduate Career Advisor

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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Mandala, Elias C.

  • Professor of History

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


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Outram, Dorinda

  • Professor Emerita of History

Interests: History of the Enlightenment


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Pedersen, Jean

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

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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Pierce, Morris

  • Adjunct Professor of History


Interests: Early Modern Europe; History of Technology


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Raz, Mical

  • Charles E. and Dale L. Phelps Professor in Public Health and Policy
    Professor of History
    Professor of Clinical Medicine in the School of Medicine and Dentistry

Interests: History of Medicine and Health Policy

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Rizzo, Jacquilyn

  • Business Administrator
    Undergraduate Coordinator
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Rubin, Joan S.

  • Dexter Perkins Professor in History
    Professor of History

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


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Sierra Silva, Pablo M.

  • Associate Professor of History

Interests: African Diaspora, Latin American and Atlantic History

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Slaughter, Thomas P.

  • Arthur R. Miller Professor Emeritus of History

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

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Smoller, Laura Ackerman

  • Professor of History

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


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Theobald, Brianna

  • Associate Professor of History
  • Director of Graduate Studies

Interests: U.S. Women's and Gender History; History of Native America; History of Reproduction


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Weaver, Stewart A.

  • Professor of History

Interests: Modern British History; Himalayan History; Environmental History

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Westbrook, Robert B.

  • Joseph F. Cunningham Professor Emeritus of History

Interests: Modern United States History