The History Department’s ten faculty cover a wide range of chronological and thematic specializations that span the globe.  Our research and courses focus on America, Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East from the Early Modern period until the present day.

Department Staff

Catherine L. Ramella Administrative Assistant
History/Economics and Finance


Department Faculty


Jacqueline Antonovich Assistant Professor of History
Ph.D. University of Michigan
Thomas Cragin Professor of History
Ph.D. Indiana University
Susan Clemens

Senior Lecturer in History
Ph.D. Candidate, Lehigh University
Tineke D’Haeseleer Assistant Professor of History
Ph.D., University of Cambridge, UK
Giacomo (Jack) Gambino Professor of Political Science
Ph.D. Duke University
John Malsberger Professor of History
Ph.D.Temple University
Cathy Marie Ouellette

Associate Professor of History
History Chair
Ph.D. Emory University

Mark L. Stein Associate Professor
Ph.D. University of Chicago 
William J. Tighe

Professor of History
Ph.D. University of Cambridge
Lynda Yankaskas Associate Professor of History
Ph.D. Brandeis University


Emeritus Faculty

Daniel Wilson Professor of History
Ph.D. Johns Hopkins University