The Department of History at Western Michigan University supports research, scholarship and creative activities.
Offices, Editorships, Etc.
Berkhofer III, Robert F. Vice-President for North America, Charles Homer Haskins Society.
Beyan, Amos. Book Review Editor, Liberian Studies Journal
Beyan, Amos. Editorial Board, Ofo: Journal of Transatlantic Studies
Borish, Linda J. Editorial Board, Rethinking History: The Journal of Theory and Practice
Borish, Linda J. International Editorial Board, The International Journal of the History of Sport
Borish, Linda J. Advisory Committee, National Jewish Sports Hall of Fame and Museum
Borish, Linda J. Academic Council, American Jewish Historical Society
Brandão, J. A. Editorial Board, Michigan Historical Review.
Brandão, J.A. Co-Director, French Michilimackinac Research Project, Mackinac State Historic Parks
Brandão, J.A. Historical Consultant, Fort St. Joseph Archaeological Project, Western Michigan University, Dept. of Anthropology
Brandão, J.A. Series Editor, The Iroquoins and Their World, The University of Nebraska Press
Coryell, Janet. Academic Review Committee, Michigan Historical Commission's Civil War Sesquicentennial.
Hadden, Sally. Editorial Board Member, Law and History Review
Hadden, Sally. Sub-Editor for Book Reviews, The Historian (books on America prior to 1865)
Hadden, Sally. National Secretary, Board of Directors Member, and Executive Committee Member, American Society for Legal History
Hadden, Sally. Book Prize Committee, American Historical Association, Littleton-Griswold prize in Legal History, Chair 2010-2011.
Haight, Bruce. Editorial Board, Journal of the Institute of Muslim Minority Affairs
Heasley, Lynne. Sustainability and Nominating Committees, American Society for Environmental History.
Heasley, Lynne. Secretary and Board of Directors Member, Tillers International.
Martini, Edwin A Article Review Editor, H-Diplo Listserv (http://www.h-net.org/~diplo/)
Palmitessa, James. International Editorial Board Member, Opera historica. ?asopis d?jiny raného novov?ku [Journal of Early Modern History published by the Historical Institute of the University of South Bohemia, Czech Republic]
Palmitessa, James. International Advisory Board Member, Husitský Tábor [Interdisciplinary Journal on the Bohemian and European Reformations, published by the Tábor Museum, Czech Republic]
Palmitessa, James. International Advisory Board Member, Folia Historica Bohemica, Historical Institute of Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
Rubin, Eli. Graduate Student Paper Prize Committee Member, German Studies Association
Warren, Wilson J. Board Member, Michigan Council for History Education.
Xiong, Victor. Editorial Board Member, Early Medieval China
Xiong, Victor. Editorial Board Member, Chinese Historical Review
Xiong, Victor. Reviewer, Choice
Grants, Fellowships, and Honors
Berto, Luigi. Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation, 2011, $13,500.
Brandao, J. A. Lester J. Cappon Fellowship in Documentary Editing. Newberry Library, Chicago, IL, 2010, $3,000.
Brandao, J. A. Sabbatical Salary Grant. Mackinac State Historic Parks/Gould Foundation, 2010, $29,000.
Coryell, Janet. National Endowment for the Humanities, 2010. $6,000.
Heasley, Lynne. Canadian Studies Programs, Canadian Government, 2011. $6,490
Rubin, Eli. German Historical Institute, Washington DC Postdoctoral Fellowship Award, 2011.
Warren, Wilson J. Teaching American History Program, U.S. Department of Education Grant. Awarded July 2009, 2nd year project period: October 1, 2010-September 30, 2011. Total Awarded to Kalamazoo RESA, Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Chicago History Museum, and WMU Archives and Regional History Collection: $1,665,734. Total Awarded to WMU: $26,750.