Faculty & Staff

Connie Y. Chiang
Associate Professor of History and Environmental Studies
U.S. West, social, environmental
Dallas G. Denery II
Associate Professor of History
Chair of History Department
Medieval intellectual and cultural
Thomas Fleischman
Visiting Assistant Professor of History
David Gordon (on leave for the 2014-15 academic year)
Associate Professor of History
Africa
Tristan Grunow
Visiting Instructor in History and Asian Studies
David Hecht
Assistant Professor of History
Director of the First-Year Seminar Program
20th-century America, Cold War, History of Science
K. Page Herrlinger (on leave for the 2014-15 academic year)
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 (on leave for the fall 2014 semester)
Associate Professor of Africana Studies and History
Patrick Rael 
Professor of History
19th-century America, African American, multiethnic
Meghan K. Roberts (on leave for the 2014-15 academic year)
Assistant Professor of History
Early modern Europe 
Rachel Sturman (on leave for the fall 2014 semester)
Associate Professor of History and Asian Studies
South Asia
Susan L. Tananbaum
Associate 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
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 and Asian Studies
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
South Asia Nishtha Singh
Europe and Great Britain Dallas Denery
Page Herrlinger
Meghan Roberts
United States Connie Chiang
David Hecht
Matthew Klingle
Sarah McMahon
Patrick Rael
Brian Purnell