Faculty

Faculty

Faculty and Adjunct Faculty

 

Faculty

benac

Benac, David
Associate Professor
Public History
(269)387-5361
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berkhofer

Berkhofer, Robert
Associate Professor
Medieval Europe, France; Social History
(269) 387-4650
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Luigi Andrea Berto

Berto, Luigi Andrea
Associate Professor
Medieval History, Early Middle Ages, Italy and the Mediterranean
(269) 387-4580
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Beyan

Beyan, Amos J.
Professor
African; African American History; Comparative Atlantic
(269) 387-4639
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borish

Borish, Linda J.
Associate Professor
19th-Century American Social and Cultural History; American Sport History; Gender and Women’s History; American Studies; Material Culture
(269) 387-4061
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brandao

Brandão, José António
Professor and Chair
North American First Nations; Canada; Comparative Colonial
(269) 387-4649
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Janet L. Coryell

Coryell, Janet L.
Professor
Women's History; Antebellum U.S.; Biography; Editing
(269) 387-4641
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cousins

Cousins, James
Faculty Specialist
Director of Undergraduate Studies
American Educational History; Historical Methodology; History of Educational Policy
(269) 387-5382
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dobney

Dobney, Fred
Professor
Twentieth Century American History, American Technology
(269) 387-4650
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Dooley

Dooley, Howard
Professor
World history; Modern European Diplomatic history since 1870; Twentieth Century United States history; World War II and Cold War; the Modern Middle East; Globalization; and International Education
(269) 387-4637
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Rozanne Elder

Elder, E. Rozanne
Professor
Medieval Intellectual History; Monastic Studies. Director, Center for Cistercian and Monastic Studies, The Medieval Institute
(269) 387-4656
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Marion W. Gray

Gray, Marion W. (Buddy)
Professor
Modern Germany; Gender History; Agricultural and Environmental History
(269) 387-4645
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Hadden

Hadden, Sally
Associate Professor
American Legal, Social and Cultural History; Colonial America; Revolutionary Era America; Antebellum America; Southern History; Race and Slavery
(269) 387-4187
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heasley

Heasley, Lynne
Associate Professor
American environmental, Great Lakes, Cultural geography, Canadian studies
(269) 387-2778
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Kachun

Kachun, Mitch
Professor
African American; historical memory; public commemorations
(269) 387-4634
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Martini

Martini, Edwin
Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences and Professor
20th Century United States, Political, Diplomatic, Cultural
(269) 387-4356
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Murray

Murray, James M.
Director of the Medieval Institute
Urban and Ecomonic History of the Low Countries in Late Middle Ages
(269) 387-7845
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Norman

Norman, John
Associate Professor
Russian and Soviet Cultural History; Art History and Patronage
(269) 387-4656
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ogbomo

Ogbomo, Onaiwu
Professor
Africana Studies
(269) 387-2668
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Palmitessa

Palmitessa, James R.
Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies
History of Europe, ca. 1400-1800, especially society and religion, urban history, material culture, central Europe
(269) 387-4640
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pyenson3

Pyenson, Lewis
Professor
History & Philosophy of Science; Science & Value; 19th and 20th centuries
(269) 387-4650
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rubin

Rubin, Eli
Associate Professor
Modern Europe; Germany
(269) 387-4646
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Saillant

Saillant, John
Professor, Department of History and English
(269) 387-2621
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Larry J. Simon

Simon, Larry J.
Associate Professor
Medieval History, Especially Spain, Italy and the Mediterranean; Islamic and Jewish History
(269) 387-4633
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Anise K. Strong

Strong, Anise K.
Assistant Professor
Roman Social History; Gender and Sexuality in the Ancient World; Classical Culture in Modern Mass Media
(269) 387-4598
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warren

Warren, Wilson J.
Professor and Associate Chair
History Education; 20th Century United States; U.S.
(269) 387-4644
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xiong

Xiong, Victor C.
Professor
Chinese History and Archaeology (especially the Sui Tang period with an emphasis on urban, social and cultural history)
(269) 387-4648
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Takashi Yoshida

Yoshida, Takashi
Associate Professor
Early Modern/Modern East Asia, Japan; War and Memory
(269) 387-4635
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Adjunct Faculty

cox

Cox, Anna-Lisa
Adjunct Professor
American History; African American History

 

Dietz, Father Elias
Adjunct Professor
Medieval History; Monasticism, Cistercian Studies

norris

Norris, R. Patrick
Adjunct Professor
American Studies
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steuer

Steuer, Kenneth
Adjunct Professor
World History and Modern Europe
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toledo

Toledo Pereyra, Luis
Adjunct Professor
History of Healthcare
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John Wickstrom

Wickstrom, John
Adjunct Professor
(269) 345-5295
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Department of History
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