Faculty & Staff

Connie Y. Chiang

Associate Professor of History and Environmental Studies
U.S. West, social, environmental

Dallas G. Denery II

Professor of History
Chair of History Department
Medieval intellectual and cultural

David Gordon

Professor of History
Africa

David Hecht

Assistant Professor of History
Director of the First-Year Seminar Program
20th-century America, Cold War, History of Science

K. Page Herrlinger

Associate Professor of History
Late imperial Russia, Soviet, late modern Europe

Matthew W. Klingle

Associate Professor of History and Environmental Studies
Urban, environmental, 20th-century America

Sarah F. McMahon

Associate Professor of History
Colonial and early national America, gender, family, community, environmental

Brian Purnell

Associate Professor of Africana Studies and History
Director of Africana Studies Program

Patrick Rael

Professor of History
19th-century America, African American, multiethnic

Meghan K. Roberts

Assistant Professor of History
Early modern Europe

Rachel Sturman

Associate Professor of History and Asian Studies
South Asia

Susan L. Tananbaum

Professor of History
Britain, modern Europe, Jewish

Olufemi O. Vaughan

Geoffrey Canada Professor of Africana Studies and History
Modern African Political and Social History; Africa Diaspora Studies; Globalization

Allen Wells

Roger Howell, Jr. Professor of History
Latin America, Caribbean

Leah Zuo  (on leave for the 2015-16 academic year)
Assistant Professor of History and Asian Studies

Research Associates

Peter John Bakewell

Research Associate in History

William Rosenberg

Research Associate in History

Nishtha Singh

Research Associate in History

William B. Taylor

Research Associate in History

Emeritus Faculty

Daniel Levine

Thomas Brackett Reed Professor of History and Political Science Emeritus
Modern America, Denmark, welfare state

Randolph Stakeman

Associate Professor of History and Africana Studies Emeritus

Department

Dept. Phone: (207) 725-3291
Dept. Fax: (207) 725-3929

History Department Faculty by Regional Specialization

Africa David Gordon
Olufemi O. Vaughan
Latin America Allen Wells
East Asia Leah Zuo
Europe and Great Britain Dallas Denery
Page Herrlinger
Meghan Roberts
United States Connie Chiang
David Hecht
Matthew Klingle
Sarah McMahon
Patrick Rael
Brian Purnell