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History Faculty

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Graduate Faculty

Audrey L. Altstadt, Professor and Chair of the Department of History, B.A., Illinois, 1975; M.A., Chicago, 1977; Ph.D., 1983.

Brian W. Ogilvie, Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director, B.A., Chicago, 1990; M.A., 1992; Ph.D., 1997.

Christian Appy, Professor, B.A., Amherst, 1977; Ph.D., Harvard, 1987.

Carlin Barton, Professor, B.A., City College, CUNY, 1970; M.A., Oregon, 1972; Ph.D., California at Berkeley, 1984.

Joyce A. Berkman, Professor, B.A., California at Los Angeles, 1958; M.A., Yale, 1959; Ph.D., 1967.

Joye L. Bowman, Professor, B.A., Wellesley, 1973; M.A., California at Los Angeles, 1975; Ph.D., 1980.

Anne F. Broadbridge, Associate Professor, B.A., Massachusetts at Amherst, 1993; M.A., Chicago, 1997; Ph.D., 2001.

Richard Chu, Assistant Professor (University of Massachusetts Amherst/Five College appointment), B.A., Ateneo de Manila University, 1986; M.A., Stanford, 1994; Ph.D., Southern California, 2003.

David Glassberg, Professor, B.A., Chicago, 1976; M.A., Johns Hopkins, 1978; Ph.D., 1982.

Daniel Gordon, Professor, B.A., Columbia, 1983; M.A., Chicago, 1984; Ph.D., 1990.

José Angel Hernández, Assistant Professor, B.A., Texas at San Antonio, 1997; M.A., Houston, 2000; Ph.D., Chicago, 2008.

Jennifer Heuer, Assistant Professor, B.A., Chicago, 1991; M.A., 1992; Ph.D., 1998.

John E. Higginson, Professor, B.S.J., Northwestern, 1970; M.S.H., Michigan, 1975; Ph.D., 1979.

Barbara Krauthamer, Assistant Professor, B.A., Dartmouth, 1989; M.A., Washington at St. Louis, 1994; M.A., Princeton, 1996; Ph.D., 2000.

Barry Levy, Associate Professor, B.A., Cornell, 1968; Ph.D., Pennsylvania, 1976.

Laura L. Lovett, Associate Professor, B.A., California at Los Angeles, 1986; M.A., California at San Diego, 1990; Ph.D., California at Berkeley, 1998.

Joel W. Martin, Distinguished Professor and Dean of the College of Humanities and Fine Arts, B.A., Birmingham-Southern College, 1979; M.A., Harvard, 1982; Ph.D., Duke, 1988.

Marla R. Miller, Associate Professor, B.A., Wisconsin, 1988; M.A., North Carolina, 1991; Ph.D., 1997.

Alice Nash, Associate Professor, B.A., Hunter College, 1988; M.A., Boston University, 1989; Ph.D., Columbia, 1997.

Jon Berndt Olsen, Assistant Professor, B.A., St. Olaf, 1993; M.A., Georgetown, 1997; Ph.D., North Carolina, 2004.

Larry Owens, Professor, B.A., Seattle, 1966; Ph.D., Rutgers, 1972; Ph.D., Princeton, 1987.

Stephen Platt, Assistant Professor in History and Five College Program in Asian/Pacific/American Studies, B.A., Yale, 1993; M.A., Michigan, 1996; M.A., Yale, 1999; Ph.D., 2004.

Jane M. Rausch, Professor, B.A., DePauw, 1962; M.A., Wisconsin, 1964; Ph.D., 1969.

Heather Cox Richardson, Professor, B.A., Harvard, 1984; M.A., 1987; Ph.D., 1992.

Sigrid Schmalzer, Assistant Professor, B.A., Wesleyan, 1996; M.A., California at San Diego, 2001; Ph.D., 2004.

Anna Taylor, Assistant Professor, B.A., Queensland, Australia, 1994; Honours, 1996; M.A., Texas at Austin, 1999; Ph.D., 2007.

Mary C. Wilson, Professor, B.A., Oberlin, 1972; Ph.D., Oxford, 1984.

Joel Wolfe, Associate Professor, B.S.F.S., Georgetown School of Foreign Service, 1982; M.A,. New Mexico, 1984; Ph.D., Wisconsin at Madison, 1990.


Adjunct/Associate Faculty

Ernest Allen, Professor of Afro-American Studies.

Aviva Ben-Ur, Associate Professor of Judaic Studies.

Ernest Benz, Associate Professor of History, Smith College.

Jay Berkovitz, Professor of Judaic Studies.

John H. Bracey, Jr., Professor of Afro-American Studies.

Mavis Campbell, Professor of History, Amherst College.

Francis Couvares, Professor of History and American Studies, Amherst College.

Robert S. Cox, Head, Special Collections and University Archives.

Abbott Lowell Cummings, Professor Emeritus, Yale University.

Daniel Czitrom, Professor of History, Mount Holyoke College.

Jerry P. Dennerline, Professor of History and Asian Languages and Civilizations, Amherst College.

Andrew Donson, Assistant Professor of German History, Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures.

Joseph J. Ellis, Professor of History, Mount Holyoke College.

Catherine Epstein, Assistant Professor of History, Amherst College.

Dayo Gore, Assistant Professor of Women’s Studies.

Lowell Gudmundson, Professor of Latin American Studies and History, Mount Holyoke College.

Jennifer Guglielmo, Assistant Professor of History, Smith College.

Holly Hanson, Associate Professor of History, Mount Holyoke College.

Thomas Hilbink, Assistant Professor of Legal Studies.

Judith Larrabee Holmes, Lecturer of Legal Studies.

Daniel Horowitz, Professor of American Studies and History, Smith College.

Margaret Hunt, Professor of History, Amherst College.

Bernie Jones, Assistant Professor of Legal Studies.

Jeremy King, Assistant Professor of History, Mount Holyoke College.

Richard Lim, Professor of History, Smith College.

Jonathan Lipman, Professor of History, Mount Holyoke College.

Frederick McGinness, Professor of History, Mount Holyoke College.

Lynda J. Morgan, Professor of History, Mount Holyoke College.

Hilary Moss, Assistant Professor of History and Black Studies, Amherst College.

Max Page, Associate Professor of Art.

Neal Salisbury, Professor of History, Smith College.

Martha Sandweiss, Associate Professor of History and American Studies, Amherst College.

Martha Saxton, Professor of History, Amherst College.

Robert Schwartz, Professor of History, Mount Holyoke College.

John Servos, Professor of History, Amherst College.

Manisha Sinha, Associate Professor of Afro-American Studies.

Jutta Sperling, Associate Professor of History, Hampshire College.

Peter Stern, Bibliographer, W.E.B. Du Bois Library.

Carole Straw, Associate Professor of History, Mount Holyoke College.

Robert Sullivan, Associate Professor of German and Scandinavian Studies.

Kevin M. Sweeney, Professor of American Studies, Amherst College.

Susan Tracy, Professor of American Studies, Hampshire College.

James Wald, Professor of History, Hampshire College.

Frederick S. Weaver, Professor of Economics and History, Hampshire College.

James Young, Professor of Judaic Studies.