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Faculty and Staff

HISTORY DEPARTMENT

Mackinac Hall D-1-160
1 Campus Drive
Allendale, MI 49401
Phone: (616) 331-3298
Fax: (616) 331-3285

Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30am-5:00pm

DEPARTMENT CHAIR

Prof. William Morison
morisonw@gvsu.edu
(616) 331-2154 

DEPARTMENT COORDINATORS

Ms. Michelle Duram
Department Coordinator
duramm@gvsu.edu

Ms. Reda De Young
Office Secretary
deyoungr@gvsu.edu


Regular Faculty


US HISTORY

Gordon Andrews

Gordon Andrews

Associate Professor
Social Studies Education
US Labor History, 20th century
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Richard Cooley

Richard Cooley

Professor
Social Studies Education
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Matthew Daley

Matthew Daley

Associate Professor
Michigan History, Great Lakes History, Urban History, Public History
Internship Coordinator
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Abigail Gautreau

Abigail Gautreau

Public History

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Jim Goode

James Goode

Professor
US Foreign Relations, Middle East, 20th-century US
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Gabriele Gottlieb

Gabriele Gottlieb

Associate Professor
US Colonial, American Revolution, Crime and Punishment
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Douglas Montagna

Douglas Montagna

Associate Professor
19th-century US History, Religion
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Louis Moore

Louis Moore

Associate Professor
Coordinator of African and African American Studies
African-American History, US 20th-century, Sports History, Gender
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Paul Murphy

Paul Murphy

Professor
20th-century US Intellectual and Cultural History
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Sean O'Neill

Sean O'Neill

Professor
Social Studies Education
US Native American History
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Nora Salas

Nora Salas

Assistant Professor
US Latino/Latina History
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Tamara Shreiner

Tamara Shreiner

Assistant Professor
Social Studies Education
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Carolyn Shapiro-Shapin

Carolyn Shapiro-Shapin

Professor
Assistant Chair
History of Medicine, US History, Public Health
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Scott Stabler

Scott Stabler

Associate Professor
Social Studies Education
US Civil War, US Native American History
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Steve Tripp

Steve Tripp

Professor
US 19th and 20th-century History, Culture and Society, History of Manhood
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David Zwart

David Zwart

Assistant Professor
Assistant Chair
Social Studies Education
20th-century US History, Immigration
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EUROPEAN HISTORY

Alice Chapman

Alice Chapman

Associate Professor
Medieval History, Intellectual History, Church and State
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Grace Coolidge

Grace Coolidge

Professor
Early Modern Europe and Spain, Gender
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Jason Crouthamel

Jason Crouthamel

Professor
Modern Europe and Germany, Memory, Gender and Sexuality
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Gretchen Gailbraith

Gretchen Galbraith

Professor
Associate Dean for Faculty Resources and Scheduling, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Modern Britain, Gender
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William Morison

William Morison

Associate Professor
Chair, Department of History
Classical Greece and Rome
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James Smither

James Smither

Professor
Director of Veteran's History Project
Early Modern Europe and France, Military History
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NON-WESTERN HISTORY

Steeve Buckridge

Steeve Buckridge

Professor
Director of Area and Global Studies, Brooks College
African History, Caribbean History, Material Culture
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David Eaton

David Eaton

Associate Professor
African History, World History, 20th-century
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Michael Huner

Michael Huner

Assistant Professor
Modern Latin America, World History, 19th and 20th century, State Formation
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Chad Lingwood

Chad Lingwood

Associate Professor
Middle East History, History of Iran
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Patrick Shan

Patrick Shan

Professor
East Asia, History of China, 20th-Century
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David Stark

David Stark

Professor
Coordinator of Latin American and Latino/a Studies
Colonial Latin America, Caribbean, Slavery
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Yosay Wangdi

Yosay Wangdi

Associate Professor
South Asia, Tibet, History of India, Religion, Environmental History
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Visiting and Affiliate Faculty


 

Whitney Dirks-Schuster

Visiting Professor
Europe
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Jennifer Gonzalez

Visiting Professor
World Civilization, American Civilization

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Scott Lingenfelter

Visiting Professor
American History, Modern Russia

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Andrew Peterson

Visiting Professor
World History
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Sarah Tate

Affiliate Professor
Social Studies, Elementary Education
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Adjunct Faculty


 

Gillian Hendershot   Profile

Patrick Pospisek   Profile

Samantha Warber  Profile


Emeritus Faculty


 

Edward Cole

Professor Emeritus

 

Dennis Devlin

Professor Emeritus

 
 

Lynn Mapes

Professor Emeritus

 
 

Joe Preston

Professor Emeritus

 
 

Gary D. Stark

Professor Emeritus

 
 

John Tevebaugh

Professor Emeritus

 
 

Kathleen Underwood

Professor Emeritus