Faculty & Staff

History Department Staff

Name Title


Ms. Shelly Cotten

Administrative Assistant



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History Department Faculty (Alphabetical)

Name Title Contact
Frank Alduino Adjunct Instructor
Patricia Anderson Adjunct Instructor
Gilbert (Zhe) Chen Assistant Professor
Rita Costa-Gomes
Andrew Diemer Associate Professor and Director of Metropolitan Studies
Benjamin Fisher Associate Professor and Director of Jewish Studies  
Alhena Gadotti Professor
Elizabeth Kelly Gray Associate Professor and Assistant Chair
Kimberly Katz Professor  
Christian Koot Professor and Department Chair
John Mancini Lecturer  
Michael Masatsugu Associate Professor and Director of American Studies
Oluwatoyin Babatunde Oduntan Associate Professor
Karen Oslund Professor
Ronn Pineo Professor
Akim Reinhardt Professor (On leave Fall 2021 to Spring 2022)
Nicole Dombrowski-Risser Professor  
Robert Rook Professor
Erik Ropers
Associate Professor and Director of Asian Studies
Marcio Siwi Assistant Professor
Sally Stocksdale Adjunct Instructor
Damon Turner Adjunct Instructor
Amanda Walter Lecturer
Benjamin Zajicek Associate Professor

Affiliated Faculty

Name Title Contact
Terry Cooney Professor, Rector of the Honors College
Chris Chulos Professor, Dean of the College of Liberal Arts  
Melanie Perreault Professor, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs at Towson University  

Emeritus Faculty

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