Faculty and Staff

HISTORY DEPARTMENT

Mackinac Hall D-1-160
1 Campus Drive
Allendale, MI 49401
Phone: (616) 331-3298
Fax: (616) 331-2535

Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

DEPARTMENT CHAIR

Dr. Michael Huner
[email protected]
(616) 331-3420

History Staff

Department Coordinator

Open position

Charlyn Worthem

Secretary
[email protected]
(616) 331-3298
Charlyn Worthem Profile

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Kaitlyn Greer

Student Assistant
Major: Exercise Science

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Hannah Krebs

Student Assistant
Major: History

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Molly Mackey

Student Assistant
Major: Exercise Science


History Faculty


US HISTORY

Gordon Andrews

Associate Professor
Social Studies Education
US Labor History, 20th century
Gordon Andrews Profile
Office Hours for Spring session: by appointment

Gabriele Gottlieb

Associate Professor
US Colonial, American Revolution, Crime and Punishment
Gabriele Gottlieb Profile
Office Hours for Spring session: by appointment

Douglas Montagna

Associate Professor
19th-century US History, Religion
Douglas Montagna Profile

Louis Moore

Professor
African-American History, US 20th-century, Sports History, Gender
Louis Moore Profile
Office Hours for Spring session: by appointment

Paul Murphy

Professor
Acting Assistant Chair
20th-century US Intellectual and Cultural History
Paul Murphy Profile

Sean O'Neill

Professor
Social Studies Education
US Native American History
Sean O'Neill Profile
Office Hours for Spring session: Wednesdays 6:00-7:00PM, by appointment

Nora Salas

Associate Professor
US Latino/Latina History
Nora Salas Profile

Tamara Shreiner

Associate Professor
Social Studies Education
Tamara Shreiner Profile
Office Hours for Spring session: by appointment

Carolyn Shapiro-Shapin

Professor
Assistant Chair
History of Medicine, US History, Public Health
Carolyn Shapiro-Shapin Profile
Office Hours for Spring session: by appointment

Scott Stabler

Professor
Social Studies Education
US Civil War, US Native American History
Scott Stabler Profile
Office Hours for Spring session: by appointment

Steve Tripp

Professor
US 19th and 20th-century History, Culture and Society, History of Manhood
Steve Tripp Profile

David Zwart

Associate Professor
Assistant Chair
Social Studies Education
20th-century US History, Immigration
David Zwart Profile
Office Hours for Spring session: by appointment


PUBLIC HISTORY

Matthew Daley

Professor
Michigan History, Great Lakes History, Urban History, Public History
Internship Coordinator
Matthew Daley Profile

Abigail Gautreau

Assistant Professor
Public History
Abigail Gautreau Profile


EUROPEAN HISTORY

Alice Chapman

Professor
Medieval History, Intellectual History, Church and State
Alice Chapman Profile

Grace Coolidge

Professor
Early Modern Europe and Spain, Gender
Grace Coolidge Profile

Jason Crouthamel

Professor
Modern Europe and Germany, Memory, Gender and Sexuality
Jason Crouthamel Profile

William Morison

Associate Professor
Classical Greece and Rome
William Morison Profile

James Smither

Professor
Director of Veteran's History Project
Early Modern Europe and France, Military History
James Smither Profile


NON-WESTERN HISTORY

Steeve Buckridge

Professor
Director of Namibia Study Abroad, Brooks College
African History, Caribbean History, Material Culture and Dress
Steeve Buckridge Profile
*on sabbatical
 

David Eaton

Associate Professor
African History, World History, 20th-century
David Eaton Profile

Michael Huner

Associate Professor
Modern Latin America, World History, 19th and 20th century, State Formation
Michael Huner Profile
Office Hours for Spring session: by appointment

Chad Lingwood

Associate Professor
Middle East History, History of Iran
Chad Lingwood Profile

Patrick Shan

Professor
East Asia, History of China, 20th-Century
Patrick Shan Profile

David Stark

Professor
Colonial Latin America, Caribbean, Slavery
David Stark Profile
Office Hours for Spring session: Tuesdays 10:00-12:00, by appointment

Yosay Wangdi

Professor
South Asia, Tibet, History of India, Religion, Environmental History
Yosay Wangdi Profile
Office Hours for Spring session: Tuesdays & Thursdays 3:00-4:00, by appointment


Visiting and Affiliate Faculty

Eric Covey

Visiting Professor
African, World, US
Eric Covey Profile

Peter Dobek

Visiting Professor
Public Houses (Inns, taverns, and alehouses), Food and Drink. Urban History, Medieval and Early Modern, Central Europe, Poland
Peter Dobek Profile

Nathan Kapoor

Affiliate Professor
History of Energy and Electrification, Colonialism, Engineering History, and Women and Gender Studies
Nathan Kapoor Profile
Office Hours for Spring session: by appointment

Joshua Morris

Visiting Professor
US, 20th Century, Labor 
Joshua Morris Profile
Office Hours for Spring session: by appointment

Sarah Tate

Affiliate Professor
Social Studies, Elementary Education
Sarah Tate Profile


Adjunct Faculty

Jennifer Gonzalez Profile 

Gillian Hendershot Profile
Office Hours for Spring session: Wednesdays 5:00-6:00, by appointment 

Scott Lingenfelter Profile 

Patrick Pospisek Profile 


Emeritus Faculty

Edward Cole

Professor Emeritus

Dennis Devlin

Professor Emeritus

James Goode

Professor Emeritus

Frances Kelleher

Professor Emeritus

Lynn Mapes

Professor Emeritus

Joseph Preston

Professor Emeritus

Gary D. Stark

Professor Emeritus

John Tevebaugh

Professor Emeritus

Anthony Travis

Professor Emeritus

Kathleen Underwood

Professor Emeritus



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