Faculty & Staff

History Department Staff

Name Title


Ms. Shelly Cotten

Administrative Assistant



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History Department Faculty (Alphabetical)

Name Title Contact
Patricia Anderson Lecturer
Rita Costa-Gomes
Andrew Diemer Associate Professor and Director of Metropolitan Studies
Benjamin Fisher Associate Professor and Director of Jewish Studies  
Omar Foda Visiting Assistant Professor
Alhena Gadotti Associate Professor
Elizabeth Kelly Gray Associate Professor and Assistant Chair
Kimberly Katz Professor (on leave Fall 2018 and Spring 2019)  
Christian Koot Professor and Department Chair
John Mancini Lecturer  
Michael Masatsugu Associate Professor and Director of American Studies
Oluwatoyin Babatunde Oduntan Associate Professor (on leave Fall 2018)
Karen Oslund Professor
Steven Phillips Professor
Ronn Pineo Professor 
Akim Reinhardt Professor
Nicole Dombrowski-Risser Professor  
Erik Ropers
Associate Professor and Director of Asian Studies
Robert Rook Professor and Director of Interdisciplinary Studies
Benjamin Zajicek Associate Professor

Part-Time Faculty

Name Title Contact
Terry Cooney Professor, Dean of the College of Liberal Arts

Emeritus Faculty

Name Title Contact
Dean Esslinger Professor Emeritus  
Edwin Hirschmann Professor Emeritus
Karl Larew Professor Emeritus
Wayne McWilliams Professor Emeritus  
Allaire Stallsmith Professor Emeritus
Mark Whitman Professor Emeritus