Randy W. Roberts

Randy W. Roberts

150th Anniversary Professor and Distinguished Professor // History

150th Anniversary Professor and Distinguished Professor // Cornerstone

Office and Contact

Room: UNIV 223

Office hours:

  • 5:30 - 6:30 PM Tuesdays
  • By appointment

Email: rroberts@purdue.edu

Phone: (765) 496-2668

Fax: (765) 496-1755


Hist 152-1 United States since 1877 (49447)
Hist 302 Historical Topics: Race and Boxing: Jack Johnson, Joe Louis, Muhammad Ali (65936)

Ph.D. Louisiana State University, 1978

U.S. History, Recent U.S. History, Sports History, History of Hollywood, Popular Culture, Presidential History

Professor Roberts received his Ph.D. from Louisiana State University in 1978. He specializes in recent U.S. history, U.S. sports history, and the history of popular culture.

Randy Roberts (2006) Teacher of the Year

List of Publications

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