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Administration

NameContactTitle
Nancy Gabin ngabin@purdue.edu
UNIV 121
(765) 494-4141
Associate Professor; Director of Undergraduate Studies

Women's and gender history; American labor history; American politics and social movements; twentieth century U.S. history.

R. Douglas Hurt doughurt@purdue.edu
UNIV 231
(765) 494-4132
Professor, Department Head

American Agriculture and American West. Research interests include Agricultural, Rural, Western, and Midwest History.

Caroline E. Janney cjanney@purdue.edu
UNIV 023
(765) 494-6757
Professor, Assistant Department Head

Civil War, Southern History, U.S. Women, Memory

John L. Larson larsonjl@purdue.edu
UNIV 225
(765) 494-4127
Professor, Assistant Department Head; Director of Graduate Education

U.S. History, U.S. Political and Early National, U.S. Business, U.S. Environmental History


Faculty

NameContactTitle
David Atkinson atkinsod@purdue.edu
UNIV 025
(765) 496-2776
Assistant Professor

American foreign relations and migration; international history; American and British imperial history

Tithi Bhattacharya tbhattac@purdue.edu
UNIV 309
(765) 496-2731
Associate Professor; Director of Global Studies

Modern South Asia, Subaltern Studies, Marxism, histories of fear and superstition

Kathryn Cramer Brownell brownell@purdue.edu
UNIV 110
(765) 496-2478
Assistant Professor

U.S. Political, American presidency, Media

Cornelius Bynum clbynum@purdue.edu
UNIV 024
(765) 494-7102
Associate Professor

U.S. 20th century History, African American History, Intersections of race and class and how they have affected African Americans' pursuit of full citizenship in the twentieth century

Susan Curtis curtis@purdue.edu
UNIV 329
(765) 494-4159
Professor

American; American Intellectual and Cultural History

Charles Cutter cutter@purdue.edu
UNIV 307
(765) 496-2686
Associate Professor

Latin American; Latin American history and the Spanish Southwest

Frederick Rowe Davis frdavis@purdue.edu
UNIV 123
765-494-7446
R. Mark Lubbers Chair in the History of Science

History of Science and Environmental History

Ariel de la Fuente delafuen@purdue.edu
UNIV 324
(765) 494-4132
Associate Professor

Global History; Latin American History

James R. Farr jrfarr@purdue.edu
UNIV 311
(765) 496-2698
Germaine Seelye Oesterle Professor of History

European History; Early Modern Europe

Vernard L. Foley foleyv@purdue.edu
REC 423
(765) 494-4132
Associate Professor
Jennifer L. Foray jforay@purdue.edu
UNIV 125
(765) 494-4132
Associate Professor of History

European Empire History

Nancy Gabin ngabin@purdue.edu
UNIV 121
(765) 494-4141
Associate Professor; Director of Undergraduate Studies

Women's and gender history; American labor history; American politics and social movements; twentieth century U.S. history.

Kim Gallon kgallon@purdue.edu
UNIV 122
(765) 496-2483
Assistant Professor

African American, African Diaspora, Sub-Saharan Africa, Women, Gender & Sexuality and Journalism History

William G. Gray wggray@purdue.edu
UNIV 328
(765) 496-2772
Associate Professor of History

European History; Twentieth Century European History.

Sally A. Hastings sahnolte@purdue.edu
UNIV 021
(765) 494-6783
Associate Professor of History

Professor Hastings teaches courses on Japan and East Asia. Her primary research interest is gender in modern Japan.

Stacy E. Holden sholden@purdue.edu
UNIV 127
Associate Professor of History

Modern Middle East and North Africa

R. Douglas Hurt doughurt@purdue.edu
UNIV 231
(765) 494-4132
Professor, Department Head

American Agriculture and American West. Research interests include Agricultural, Rural, Western, and Midwest History.

Caroline E. Janney cjanney@purdue.edu
UNIV 023
(765) 494-6757
Professor, Assistant Department Head

Civil War, Southern History, U.S. Women, Memory

T. Cole Jones colejones@purdue.edu
UNIV 222
765-496-2796
Assistant Professor

Colonial and Revolutionary America, the Atlantic World, the cultural history of violence, and war and society.

Rebekah A. Klein-Pejšová rkleinpe@purdue.edu
UNIV 313
(765) 494-6810
Associate Professor of History & Jewish Studies

Transnational approaches to Modern Jewish and East Central European History; Jewish/state relations, nation and state building, mass migration, minorities, loyalties

Wendy Kline wkline@purdue.edu
UNIV 125
(765) 496-2518
Dema G. Seelye Chair in the History of Medicine

History of Medicine, U.S. History, Women's History

John L. Larson larsonjl@purdue.edu
UNIV 225
(765) 494-4127
Professor, Assistant Department Head; Director of Graduate Education

U.S. History, U.S. Political and Early National, U.S. Business, U.S. Environmental History

Dawn G. Marsh dmarsh@purdue.edu
UNIV 028
(765) 494-7900
Associate Professor; Director, Native American & Indigenous Studies

Native American and indigenous peoples history

Silvia Z. Mitchell mitch131@purdue.edu
UNIV 308
(765) 496-2715
Assistant Professor

Early modern European history with an emphasis on Spain and the Spanish Atlantic world; women and gender history; political and diplomatic history

Mary X. Mitchell mitch279@purdue.edu

Assistant Professor
Lawrence J. Mykytiuk larrym@purdue.edu
STEW 241
(765) 494-3605
Associate Professor of Library Science

Department of History Librarian

Yvonne M. Pitts ypitts@purdue.edu
UNIV 310
(765) 496-2758
Associate Professor

U.S. Legal and Constitutional History

Randy W. Roberts rroberts@purdue.edu
UNIV 223
(765) 496-2668
Distinguished Professor of History

American; Modern American History; Mass Culture

Michael G. Smith mgsmith@purdue.edu
UNIV 027
(765) 496-2420
Professor

Russian, Aerospace, and Global History

Margaret Tillman mtillma@purdue.edu
UNIV 128
(765) 496-2651
Assistant Professor of History

Modern China

Sharra Vostral svostral@purdue.edu
UNIV 120
(765) 496-2482
Associate Professor

Gender & Technology
Gender & medicine
Material Culture
20th century US popular culture

A. Whitney Walton awhitney@purdue.edu
UNIV 323
(765) 494-4132
Professor

Professor Walton specializes in the cultural, social, and gender history of modern Europe and modern France; French-American relations in the twentieth century; internationalism

Melinda S. Zook mzook@purdue.edu
UNIV 327
(765) 494-4134
Professor of History and Director, Cornerstone Integrated Liberal Arts

Early Modern European History, Tudor-Stuart England, political thought and culture, women and gender


Adjunct Faculty

NameContactTitle
Peter Aschenbrenner paschenb@purdue.edu

(765) 421-9209
Adjunct Professor

Constitutional History of the Early American Republic, Great Britain and the United Kingdom 


Continuing Lecturers

NameContactTitle
Dorothee Bouquet dbouquet@purdue.edu

(765) 494-4132
Continuing Lecturer

European History

Deborah L. Fleetham dfleetham@purdue.edu
UNIV 126
(765) 496-2568
Continuing Lecturer

European; Women's/Gender and Religious history


Courtesy Faculty

NameContactTitle
Lynn Hooker lhooker@purdue.edu
PAO 2103
(765) 496-3019
Associate Professor, Music

Emeriti Faculty

NameContactTitle
John J. Contreni contreni@purdue.edu

Professor

European; Intellectual, religious, and political culture of the early medieval period (fifth to eleventh centuries) with special emphasis on the manuscripts, schools, and texts of Carolingian Europe

Raymond E. Dumett rdumett@purdue.edu

Professor Emeritus

Global History. African, British Empire History.

Leonard H.D. Gordon lhdgordon@sbcglobal.net

Professor Emeritus of History

Modern Chinese History

Patrick J. Hearden phearden@purdue.edu

Professor Emeritus

U.S. History.  U.S. Foreign Affairs.

Charles W. Ingrao ingrao@purdue.edu

Emeriti Professor

European History. Early Modern Europe and Habsburg History.

Franklin T. Lambert flambert@purdue.edu
UNIV 313
(765) 496-2773
Professor Emeritus

Colonial and Revolutionary America

Anne W. Lommel

Professor Emerita

U.S. History

Lois N. Magner magnerln@aol.com

Professor Emerita

History of the Biological Sciences

Robert E. May mayr@purdue.edu

Professor Emeritus

Mid-19th century U.S. history, Mexican-American War and the Civil War, as well as the U.S. South and U.S. foreign relations, research and teaching has focused upon Civil War causation

Donald L. Parman parmand@purdue.edu

Professor Emeritus

20th Century Native American Affairs

Jon C. Teaford teaford@purdue.edu

Professor Emeritus

American Urban History

Harold D. Woodman hwoodman@purdue.edu

Professor Emeritus

Southern History


Limited Term Lecturers

NameContactTitle
Andrew D. McGregor amcgrego@purdue.edu
BRNG 6168
765-494-5680
Limited Term Lecturer

U.S. History, Sports History, Race, Public History, and Digital Humanities

Matthew A. Schownir mschowni@purdue.edu
REC 401
(765) 494-4132
Limited Term Lecturer

Modern European history; history of the British Empire, modern Britain and Ireland, and global immigration and culture in the 19th Century British Commonwealth; the Irish diaspora; American legal history.  Matthew's dissertation is titled "Eire in the Empire: Irish Settlement, Violence, and Identity Formation in New South Wales and Upper Canada, 1823-1868"


Staff

NameContactTitle
Fay M. Chan chanf@purdue.edu
UNIV 221
(765) 494-4126
Graduate Secretary, Schedule Deputy
Nina J. Haberer haberern@purdue.edu
BRNG 1114
(765) 494-3670
CLA Academic Advisor
Dan Hall dahall@purdue.edu
SC 146E
(765) 494-4124
Business Office Supervisor
Nancy M. Hughes nhughes@purdue.edu
SC 146D(SLC) (A.M.) or UNIV 224 (History) (P.M.)
(765) 496-2892 (A.M.); (765) 494-4124 (P.M)
Business office
Julie A. Knoeller juliek@purdue.edu
UNIV 231
(765) 494-4132
Secretary/Building Deputy/Web Coordinator
Kristin Matz matz2@purdue.edu
UNIV 221
(765) 494-4121
Administrative Assistant

Graduate Students

NameContactTitle
Brian Alberts alberts3@purdue.edu
REC 401
Graduate Student

19th c. US History, Transnationalism, Travel History

Wesley Bishop bishopw@purdue.edu
REC 421
765-494-4132
Graduate Student

US History, labor history, social reform movements, political economy

Emilie M. Brinkman brinkmae@purdue.edu
REC 403
765-494-4132
Graduate Student

European History

Nancy E. Brown brown921@purdue.edu
REC 420
765-494-4132
Graduate Student

U.S. History

Alison R. Brown brown923@purdue.edu
REC 403
765-494-4132
Graduate Student

European History

Trevor (Donald) Burrows dburrows@purdue.edu
REC 419
765-494-4132
Graduate Student

U.S. History

Ken Callahan kcallah@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
David Cambron dmcambron@purdue.edu

Graduate Student

U.S. History

Amal Cavender acavend@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
Suparna Chakraborty chakrab1@purdue.edu
REC 410
Graduate Student

Global History

Alexander S. Dessens adessens@purdue.edu
REC 422
Graduate Student

European History

James Dewitz jdewitz@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
Lama El Sharief lama_Sharief@yahoo.com

Graduate Student
Zachary Elledge zelledge@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
Adrianna L. Ernstberger alozano@purdue.edu

Graduate Student

Global Feminist History

John E. Fahey jfahey@purdue.edu
REC 410
Graduate Student

Late Austro-Hungarian Empire, transnational history, and imperial institutions

Caitlin Fendley cfendley@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
Andrew Brett Fogel afogel@purdue.edu
REC 405
Graduate Student/History

Modern U.S. Political and Cultural History; Visual Culture; Popular Culture

Edward J. Gray gray107@purdue.edu

Graduate Student

European History- Early 17th Century French Religion and Politics

Keith Harris harri635@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
Lauren N. Haslem lhaslem@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
Tyler Herber herber0@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
Luke Howard howard37@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
Shirley Hunter-Smith shunters@purdue.edu

Graduate Student

U.S. History

McKenzie Isom isomm@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
Donald (Trey) Johnson john1557@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
John C. Kennedy kenned15@purdue.edu
REC 409
765-494-4132
Graduate Student

U.S. Nineteenth Century Social History

Robert F. Kirchubel rkirchub@purdue.edu
REC 419
Graduate Student

European History

Xuening Kong kong58@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
Padraig Lawlor plawlor@purdue.edu
REC 405
4-4132
Graduate Student

Major Field: Early Modern Britain and Ireland
Minor Field: Travel History,
Minor Field: Early American Constitutional History

Michelle Martindale mmartind@purdue.edu
REC 402
(765) 494-4132
Graduate Student
Stephanie Matos-Ayala smatosay@purdue.edu
REC 403
Graduate Student

European History

David Mercante dmercant@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
Molly Mersmann mmersman@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
Amber Nickell anickell@purdue.edu
REC 404
Graduate Student/History
Allison Page page61@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
Standa Pejsa spejsa@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
David Pike dwpike@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
Angela Potter anbowen@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
Jacob M. Rambin jrambin@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
Max J. Rieger rieger@purdue.edu
REC 419
Graduate Student

U.S. History

Lana J. Robyne lrobyne@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
Amanda J. Rumba reason@purdue.edu
REC 420
Graduate Student

U.S. History

Brett D. Russler brussler@purdue.edu
REC 404
765-494-4132
Graduate Student
Zachary W. Schulz zschulz@purdue.edu
REC 405
Graduate Student

Stuart England

Keenan J. Shimko shimko@purdue.edu
REC 402
(765) 494-4132
Graduate Student

20th Century Germany, 20th Century United States, Transnational History, Globalization, Business History

Marcus E. Smith smit2087@purdue.edu
REC 421
Graduate Student/History

Global History

Anne C. Snider snider16@purdue.edu
REC 420
Graduate Student

Modern Europe, especially eastern central Europe and the Balkans

Ruth S. Turpin turpinru@purdue.edu

Graduate Student

European History

Meredith K. Tuttle tuttle13@purdue.edu
REC 409
Graduate Student

Imperial Russian History (19th-20th Century), Tudor and Elizabethan England, Great Britain and European Monarchies, French Political and Cultural History (19th-20th Century).

Hyeseon Woo woo28@purdue.edu

Graduate Student
Ruisheng Zhang zhan1849@purdue.edu
REC 401
(765) 494-4132
Graduate Student

Agricultural History, Modern China


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