Current Students

The History Department is proudly home to cohorts of Ph.D. and M.A. students who specialize in an array of historical topics. Information about these students, their focuses, and faculty advisers can be found below.

Ph.D. Students




Arbisi, Ronald America Post-1877 Johnson, David
Bauer, Deborah Early America to 1783 Levy, Philip
Benner, Douglas America Pre-1877 Belohlavek, John
Brittman, Edward America Post-1877 Irwin, Julia
Bruffett, Shannon America Post-1877 Irwin, Julia
Chaves, Lina America Post-1877 Johnson, David
Corbett, Joseph America Pre-1877 Levy, Philip
Davison, Michelle Early America, Digital Pedagogy Levy, Philip
Dunder, Paul America Post-1877 Prince, K. Stephen
Garis, Bishoy Medieval Tanasi, Davide
Harris, Charles America Post-1877 Irwin, Julia

Hassam, Stephan

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Roman Sicily; Digital Archaeology Tanasi, Davide
Hotalen, Christina The Roman Empire Langford, Julie
Jünke, Sarah Early America Levy, Philip
Kingsland, Kaitlyn Digital Humanities; Digital Archaeology; Mediterranean Archaeology Tanasi, Davide
Koch, Robert D. Cold War Latin America Novoa, Adriana

Lewis, Aaron

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19th/20th Century US; History of the South; Civil War and Reconstruction Prince, K. Stephen

Lipsey, Hanna

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20th Century U.S. History; Animal History

Irwin, Julia

Prince, K. Stephen

Lorenz, Jonathan Byzantium Decker, Michael
Losasso, Michael America Post-1877 Johnson, David

Malerk, Tamala

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Modern Europe Boterbloem, Kees
Northrop, John Medieval Decker, Michael

Old, Jason

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Latin America, Nicaragua

Irwin, Julia

Novoa, Adriana

Puteri, Arwen Early Modern Alexopoulos, Golfo
Quintero Altuve, Raphael Latin America Ramos, Frances
Rasmussen, William Europe Fontaine, Darcie
Strawbridge, Michael Late Antiquity, Donatism, Roman North Africa Decker, Michael
Swierczynski, Michael Early Modern Boterbloem, Kees
Thieryung, Lisa Morgan American History, Reconstruction Prince, K. Stephen

Youngberg, Kevin R.

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19th Century US Political, Religious, and Southern History; American Civil War and Reconstruction

Belohlavek, John

Prince, K. Stephen

M.A. Students

Name Focus Advisor(s)
Amico, Frank Ancient Greece; Gender and Ethnicity in Antiquity; Digital Humanities Tanasi, Davide
Arellano, Chelsi Early Modern History; Dutch History; History of European Empires Boterbloem, Kees
Crown, Michael America Post-1877 Prince, K. Stephen
Cueto, Catherine Modern US Race, Gender, Class, and Identity

Irwin, Julia

Johnson, David

Prince, K. Stephen

DeCasien, Stephen Greek and Roman Warfare; Naval History of the Ancient Mediterranean; Greek History and Archaeology Murray, William
Dembowksi, John Medieval Benadusi, Giovanna

Donahue-Farrell, Bridget

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Public History; Early American History; Memory Studies; Archaeology Levy, Philip
Ferreira, Alex 19th Century US History; Social History; Digital Humanities

Connolly, Brian

Thomas, Dave

Fulfer, Johnny

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US Cultural, Economic, and Monetary History; History of Economic Thought; Gilded Age and Progressive Era Irwin, Julia
Leigh, Lauren E. Modern Ireland; the Gaelic Revival; Irish Literature; National Identity; Irish Nationalism; Decolonization; British Empire

Boterbloem, Kees

Knight, Jennifer

McLaughlin, Rebekah Medieval Decker, Michael
Nardiello, Marco America Irwin, Julia
Piccinini, Lauren America  
Richards, Clayton America  
Smith, Hunter Ancient  
Thieryung, Casey America Belohlavek, John