Faculty Expertise Areas

Faculty Expertise by Time Period

Ancient and Antiquity

Dr. Gorman

Vanessa B. Gorman
Aaron Douglas Professor for Teaching Excellence &
Undergraduate Chair

  • Greek History and Historiography
  • Greek Pedagogy
  • Philology and Dependency Syntax
  • Digital Humanities

619 Oldfather Hall
Email: vgorman1@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Medieval

Dr. Twomey

Carolyn Twomey
Assistant Professor of History

  • Early Medieval History
  • History of Christianity
  • Water Studies
  • Material Culture Studies

624 Oldfather Hall
Email: ctwomey10@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

15th through 18th Centuries

Dr. Burnett

Amy Nelson Burnett
Paula and D.B. Varner University Professor of History

  • Reformation
  • Renaissance
  • Early Modern Germany

626 Oldfather Hall
Email: aburnett1@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Jeannette Jones

Jeannette Eileen Jones
Happold Professor of History and Ethnic Studies &
Director, 19th Century Studies Program

  • U.S. Cultural and Intellectual History
  • African American
  • Pre-Colonial Africa

633 Oldfather Hall
Email: jjones11@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

19th Century

Dr. Jacobs

Margaret D. Jacobs
Charles Mach Professor of History &
Director, Center for Great Plains Studies

  • Colonialism and Decolonization
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • Native American
  • North American West
  • Women

306 Hewit Place
Email: mjacobs3@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-0602

Dr. Jagodinsky

Katrina Jagodinsky
Susan J. Rosowski Associate Professor of History

  • Borderlands
  • North American West
  • Women’s History
  • U.S. Nineteenth Century
  • U.S. Legal History

606 Oldfather Hall
Email: kjagodinsky@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Jeannette Jones

Jeannette Eileen Jones
Happold Professor of History and Ethnic Studies &
Director, 19th Century Studies Program

  • U.S. Cultural and Intellectual History
  • African American
  • Pre-Colonial Africa

633 Oldfather Hall
Email: jjones11@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Mahoney

Timothy R. Mahoney
Professor of History

  • Social
  • U.S. Nineteenth Century
  • Urban

636 Oldfather Hall
Email: tmahoney1@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Muñoz

Laura K. Muñoz
Assistant Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • Chicana/o History
  • North American West
  • The History of Education
  • Oral Narratives
  • Latina/o Studies

618 Oldfather Hall
Email: laura.munoz@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Thomas

William G. Thomas III
Professor of History &
John and Catherine Angle Chair in the Humanities &
CAS Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education

  • Digital History
  • U. S. South
  • U.S. Nineteenth Century
  • Civil War
  • Science, Technology, and Society

History:
642 Oldfather Hall
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dean's Office:
1223 Oldfather Hall
Phone: 402-472-2891

Email: wthomas4@unl.edu

Dr. Winkle

Kenneth J. Winkle
Thomas C. Sorensen Professor of American History

  • Quantitative
  • U.S. Nineteenth Century

615 Oldfather Hall
Email: kwinkle1@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

20th Century

Dr. Ari

Waskar T. Ari-Chachaki
Associate Professor of History and Ethnic Studies/Latin American Studies

  • Indigenous Peoples
  • International Relations
  • Latin America
  • Social History
  • World History

631 Oldfather Hall
Email: wari2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Borstelmann

Thomas ("Tim") Borstelmann
E.N. and Katherine Thompson Professor of Modern World History

  • U.S. Twentieth Century
  • International Relations
  • World History

640 Oldfather Hall
Email: tborstelmann@gmail.com
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Coble

Parks M. Coble
James L. Sellers Professor of History

  • East Asia
  • China

622 Oldfather Hall
Email: pcoble1@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Curry

Dawne Y. Curry
Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • African History
  • Women and Gender
  • African Intellectual History
  • World History
  • Colonialism and Decolonization
  • South Africa
  • Resistance Studies

625 Oldfather Hall
Email: dcurry2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Der Matossian

Bedross Der Matossian
Professor of History and Hymen Rosenberg Professor in Judaic Studies &
Vice Chair

  • Middle East
  • Islam
  • World History

637 Oldfather Hall
Email: bdermatossian2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Garza

James A. Garza
Associate Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • Borderlands
  • Chicano/a
  • Latin America
  • Modern Mexico

639 Oldfather Hall
Email: jgarza2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Hinzo

Angel M. Hinzo
Assistant Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • Native American History
  • U.S. Federal Indian Law
  • Indigenous Spiritual Traditions
  • Women and Gender
  • Decolonial Theory and Praxis

605 Oldfather Hall
Email: ahinzo2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Jeannette Jones

Jeannette Eileen Jones
Happold Professor of History and Ethnic Studies &
Director, 19th Century Studies Program

  • U.S. Cultural and Intellectual History
  • African American
  • Pre-Colonial Africa

633 Oldfather Hall
Email: jjones11@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Patrick Jones

Patrick D. Jones
Associate Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • African American
  • U.S. Twentieth Century

632 Oldfather Hall
Email: pjones2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Le Sueur

James D. Le Sueur
Samuel Clark Waugh Distinguished Professor of International Relations &
Department Chair;
Senior Associate Member of St Antony's College, Oxford

  • Colonialism and Decolonization
  • World Intellectual History
  • Modern France
  • Middle East
  • North Africa

612A Oldfather Hall
Email: jlesueur@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Muñoz

Laura K. Muñoz
Assistant Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • Chicana/o History
  • North American West
  • The History of Education
  • Oral Narratives
  • Latina/o Studies

618 Oldfather Hall
Email: laura.munoz@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Steinacher

Gerald J. Steinacher
James A. Rawley Professor of History

  • German History
  • Intelligence History
  • Jewish History
  • Italian Fascism
  • Antisemitism
  • Holocaust
  • Central European History

628 Oldfather Hall
Email: gsteinacher2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Thomas

William G. Thomas III
Professor of History &
John and Catherine Angle Chair in the Humanities &
CAS Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education

  • Digital History
  • U. S. South
  • U.S. Nineteenth Century
  • Civil War
  • Science, Technology, and Society

History:
642 Oldfather Hall
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dean's Office:
1223 Oldfather Hall
Phone: 402-472-2891

Email: wthomas4@unl.edu

Dr. Vazansky

Alexander Vazansky
Associate Professor of History &
Graduate Chair

  • Postwar Germany and Europe
  • Transatlantic Relations
  • GIs in Germany
  • Civilian Military Relations

604 Oldfather Hall
Email: avazansky2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

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Faculty Expertise by Region

Africa

Dr. Curry

Dawne Y. Curry
Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • African History
  • Women and Gender
  • African Intellectual History
  • World History
  • Colonialism and Decolonization
  • South Africa
  • Resistance Studies

625 Oldfather Hall
Email: dcurry2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Jeannette Jones

Jeannette Eileen Jones
Happold Professor of History and Ethnic Studies &
Director, 19th Century Studies Program

  • U.S. Cultural and Intellectual History
  • African American
  • Pre-Colonial Africa

633 Oldfather Hall
Email: jjones11@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Asia

Dr. Coble

Parks M. Coble
James L. Sellers Professor of History

  • East Asia
  • China

622 Oldfather Hall
Email: pcoble1@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Atlantic World

Dr. Jeannette Jones

Jeannette Eileen Jones
Happold Professor of History and Ethnic Studies &
Director, 19th Century Studies Program

  • U.S. Cultural and Intellectual History
  • African American
  • Pre-Colonial Africa

633 Oldfather Hall
Email: jjones11@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Twomey

Carolyn Twomey
Assistant Professor of History

  • Early Medieval History
  • History of Christianity
  • Water Studies
  • Material Culture Studies

624 Oldfather Hall
Email: ctwomey10@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

British Isles

Dr. Twomey

Carolyn Twomey
Assistant Professor of History

  • Early Medieval History
  • History of Christianity
  • Water Studies
  • Material Culture Studies

624 Oldfather Hall
Email: ctwomey10@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Central Europe

Dr. Steinacher

Gerald J. Steinacher
James A. Rawley Professor of History

  • German History
  • Intelligence History
  • Jewish History
  • Italian Fascism
  • Antisemitism
  • Holocaust
  • Central European History

628 Oldfather Hall
Email: gsteinacher2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Vazansky

Alexander Vazansky
Associate Professor of History &
Graduate Chair

  • Postwar Germany and Europe
  • Transatlantic Relations
  • GIs in Germany
  • Civilian Military Relations

604 Oldfather Hall
Email: avazansky2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

China

Dr. Coble

Parks M. Coble
James L. Sellers Professor of History

  • East Asia
  • China

622 Oldfather Hall
Email: pcoble1@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

France

Dr. Le Sueur

James D. Le Sueur
Samuel Clark Waugh Distinguished Professor of International Relations &
Department Chair;
Senior Associate Member of St Antony's College, Oxford

  • Colonialism and Decolonization
  • World Intellectual History
  • Modern France
  • Middle East
  • North Africa

612A Oldfather Hall
Email: jlesueur@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Germany

Dr. Burnett

Amy Nelson Burnett
Paula and D.B. Varner University Professor of History

  • Reformation
  • Renaissance
  • Early Modern Germany

626 Oldfather Hall
Email: aburnett1@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Steinacher

Gerald J. Steinacher
James A. Rawley Professor of History

  • German History
  • Intelligence History
  • Jewish History
  • Italian Fascism
  • Antisemitism
  • Holocaust
  • Central European History

628 Oldfather Hall
Email: gsteinacher2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Vazansky

Alexander Vazansky
Associate Professor of History &
Graduate Chair

  • Postwar Germany and Europe
  • Transatlantic Relations
  • GIs in Germany
  • Civilian Military Relations

604 Oldfather Hall
Email: avazansky2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Latin America

Dr. Ari

Waskar T. Ari-Chachaki
Associate Professor of History and Ethnic Studies/Latin American Studies

  • Indigenous Peoples
  • International Relations
  • Latin America
  • Social History
  • World History

631 Oldfather Hall
Email: wari2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Garza

James A. Garza
Associate Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • Borderlands
  • Chicano/a
  • Latin America
  • Modern Mexico

639 Oldfather Hall
Email: jgarza2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Mediterranean

Dr. Gorman

Vanessa B. Gorman
Aaron Douglas Professor for Teaching Excellence &
Undergraduate Chair

  • Greek History and Historiography
  • Greek Pedagogy
  • Philology and Dependency Syntax
  • Digital Humanities

619 Oldfather Hall
Email: vgorman1@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Twomey

Carolyn Twomey
Assistant Professor of History

  • Early Medieval History
  • History of Christianity
  • Water Studies
  • Material Culture Studies

624 Oldfather Hall
Email: ctwomey10@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Middle East

Dr. Der Matossian

Bedross Der Matossian
Professor of History and Hymen Rosenberg Professor in Judaic Studies &
Vice Chair

  • Middle East
  • Islam
  • World History

637 Oldfather Hall
Email: bdermatossian2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Le Sueur

James D. Le Sueur
Samuel Clark Waugh Distinguished Professor of International Relations &
Department Chair;
Senior Associate Member of St Antony's College, Oxford

  • Colonialism and Decolonization
  • World Intellectual History
  • Modern France
  • Middle East
  • North Africa

612A Oldfather Hall
Email: jlesueur@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

North Africa

Dr. Le Sueur

James D. Le Sueur
Samuel Clark Waugh Distinguished Professor of International Relations &
Department Chair;
Senior Associate Member of St Antony's College, Oxford

  • Colonialism and Decolonization
  • World Intellectual History
  • Modern France
  • Middle East
  • North Africa

612A Oldfather Hall
Email: jlesueur@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

North American West

Dr. Hinzo

Angel M. Hinzo
Assistant Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • Native American History
  • U.S. Federal Indian Law
  • Indigenous Spiritual Traditions
  • Women and Gender
  • Decolonial Theory and Praxis

605 Oldfather Hall
Email: ahinzo2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Jacobs

Margaret D. Jacobs
Charles Mach Professor of History &
Director, Center for Great Plains Studies

  • Colonialism and Decolonization
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • Native American
  • North American West
  • Women

306 Hewit Place
Email: mjacobs3@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-0602

Dr. Jagodinsky

Katrina Jagodinsky
Susan J. Rosowski Associate Professor of History

  • Borderlands
  • North American West
  • Women’s History
  • U.S. Nineteenth Century
  • U.S. Legal History

606 Oldfather Hall
Email: kjagodinsky@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Muñoz

Laura K. Muñoz
Assistant Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • Chicana/o History
  • North American West
  • The History of Education
  • Oral Narratives
  • Latina/o Studies

618 Oldfather Hall
Email: laura.munoz@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

U.S. South

Dr. Thomas

William G. Thomas III
Professor of History &
John and Catherine Angle Chair in the Humanities &
CAS Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education

  • Digital History
  • U. S. South
  • U.S. Nineteenth Century
  • Civil War
  • Science, Technology, and Society

History:
642 Oldfather Hall
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dean's Office:
1223 Oldfather Hall
Phone: 402-472-2891

Email: wthomas4@unl.edu

United States

Dr. Borstelmann

Thomas ("Tim") Borstelmann
E.N. and Katherine Thompson Professor of Modern World History

  • U.S. Twentieth Century
  • International Relations
  • World History

640 Oldfather Hall
Email: tborstelmann@gmail.com
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Hinzo

Angel M. Hinzo
Assistant Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • Native American History
  • U.S. Federal Indian Law
  • Indigenous Spiritual Traditions
  • Women and Gender
  • Decolonial Theory and Praxis

605 Oldfather Hall
Email: ahinzo2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Jacobs

Margaret D. Jacobs
Charles Mach Professor of History &
Director, Center for Great Plains Studies

  • Colonialism and Decolonization
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • Native American
  • North American West
  • Women

306 Hewit Place
Email: mjacobs3@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-0602

Dr. Jagodinsky

Katrina Jagodinsky
Susan J. Rosowski Associate Professor of History

  • Borderlands
  • North American West
  • Women’s History
  • U.S. Nineteenth Century
  • U.S. Legal History

606 Oldfather Hall
Email: kjagodinsky@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Jeannette Jones

Jeannette Eileen Jones
Happold Professor of History and Ethnic Studies &
Director, 19th Century Studies Program

  • U.S. Cultural and Intellectual History
  • African American
  • Pre-Colonial Africa

633 Oldfather Hall
Email: jjones11@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Patrick Jones

Patrick D. Jones
Associate Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • African American
  • U.S. Twentieth Century

632 Oldfather Hall
Email: pjones2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Mahoney

Timothy R. Mahoney
Professor of History

  • Social
  • U.S. Nineteenth Century
  • Urban

636 Oldfather Hall
Email: tmahoney1@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Muñoz

Laura K. Muñoz
Assistant Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • Chicana/o History
  • North American West
  • The History of Education
  • Oral Narratives
  • Latina/o Studies

618 Oldfather Hall
Email: laura.munoz@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Thomas

William G. Thomas III
Professor of History &
John and Catherine Angle Chair in the Humanities &
CAS Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education

  • Digital History
  • U. S. South
  • U.S. Nineteenth Century
  • Civil War
  • Science, Technology, and Society

History:
642 Oldfather Hall
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dean's Office:
1223 Oldfather Hall
Phone: 402-472-2891

Email: wthomas4@unl.edu

Dr. Winkle

Kenneth J. Winkle
Thomas C. Sorensen Professor of American History

  • Quantitative
  • U.S. Nineteenth Century

615 Oldfather Hall
Email: kwinkle1@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

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Faculty Expertise by Theme

African American History

Dr. Jeannette Jones

Jeannette Eileen Jones
Happold Professor of History and Ethnic Studies &
Director, 19th Century Studies Program

  • U.S. Cultural and Intellectual History
  • African American
  • Pre-Colonial Africa

633 Oldfather Hall
Email: jjones11@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Patrick Jones

Patrick D. Jones
Associate Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • African American
  • U.S. Twentieth Century

632 Oldfather Hall
Email: pjones2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Antisemitism

Dr. Steinacher

Gerald J. Steinacher
James A. Rawley Professor of History

  • German History
  • Intelligence History
  • Jewish History
  • Italian Fascism
  • Antisemitism
  • Holocaust
  • Central European History

628 Oldfather Hall
Email: gsteinacher2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Civil War

Dr. Thomas

William G. Thomas III
Professor of History &
John and Catherine Angle Chair in the Humanities

  • Digital History
  • U. S. South
  • U.S. Nineteenth Century
  • Civil War
  • Science, Technology, and Society

History:
642 Oldfather Hall
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dean's Office:
1223 Oldfather Hall
Phone: 402-472-2891

Email: wthomas4@unl.edu

Dr. Winkle

Kenneth J. Winkle
Thomas C. Sorensen Professor of American History

  • Quantitative
  • U.S. Nineteenth Century

615 Oldfather Hall
Email: kwinkle1@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Colonialism and Decolonization

Dr. Curry

Dawne Y. Curry
Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • African History
  • Women and Gender
  • African Intellectual History
  • World History
  • Colonialism and Decolonization
  • South Africa
  • Resistance Studies

625 Oldfather Hall
Email: dcurry2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Hinzo

Angel M. Hinzo
Assistant Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • Native American History
  • U.S. Federal Indian Law
  • Indigenous Spiritual Traditions
  • Women and Gender
  • Decolonial Theory and Praxis

605 Oldfather Hall
Email: ahinzo2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Jacobs

Margaret D. Jacobs
Charles Mach Professor of History &
Director, Center for Great Plains Studies

  • Colonialism and Decolonization
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • Native American
  • North American West
  • Women

306 Hewit Place
Email: mjacobs3@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-0602

Dr. Le Sueur

James D. Le Sueur
Samuel Clark Waugh Distinguished Professor of International Relations &
Department Chair;
Senior Associate Member of St Antony's College, Oxford

  • Colonialism and Decolonization
  • World Intellectual History
  • Modern France
  • Middle East
  • North Africa

612A Oldfather Hall
Email: jlesueur@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Cultural History

Dr. Hinzo

Angel M. Hinzo
Assistant Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • Native American History
  • U.S. Federal Indian Law
  • Indigenous Spiritual Traditions
  • Women and Gender
  • Decolonial Theory and Praxis

605 Oldfather Hall
Email: ahinzo2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Jeannette Jones

Jeannette Eileen Jones
Happold Professor of History and Ethnic Studies &
Director, 19th Century Studies Program

  • U.S. Cultural and Intellectual History
  • African American
  • Pre-Colonial Africa

633 Oldfather Hall
Email: jjones11@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Twomey

Carolyn Twomey
Assistant Professor of History

  • Early Medieval History
  • History of Christianity
  • Water Studies
  • Material Culture Studies

624 Oldfather Hall
Email: ctwomey10@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Digital History

Dr. Thomas

William G. Thomas III
Professor of History &
John and Catherine Angle Chair in the Humanities

  • Digital History
  • U. S. South
  • U.S. Nineteenth Century
  • Civil War
  • Science, Technology, and Society

History:
642 Oldfather Hall
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dean's Office:
1223 Oldfather Hall
Phone: 402-472-2891

Email: wthomas4@unl.edu

Fascism

Dr. Steinacher

Gerald J. Steinacher
James A. Rawley Professor of History

  • German History
  • Intelligence History
  • Jewish History
  • Italian Fascism
  • Antisemitism
  • Holocaust
  • Central European History

628 Oldfather Hall
Email: gsteinacher2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Historiography

Dr. Gorman

Vanessa B. Gorman
Aaron Douglas Professor for Teaching Excellence &
Undergraduate Chair

  • Greek History and Historiography
  • Greek Pedagogy
  • Philology and Dependency Syntax
  • Digital Humanities

619 Oldfather Hall
Email: vgorman1@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Holocaust

Dr. Steinacher

Gerald J. Steinacher
James A. Rawley Professor of History

  • German History
  • Intelligence History
  • Jewish History
  • Italian Fascism
  • Antisemitism
  • Holocaust
  • Central European History

628 Oldfather Hall
Email: gsteinacher2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Indigenous Peoples

Dr. Ari

Waskar T. Ari-Chachaki
Associate Professor of History and Ethnic Studies/Latin American Studies

  • Indigenous Peoples
  • International Relations
  • Latin America
  • Social History
  • World History

631 Oldfather Hall
Email: wari2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Hinzo

Angel M. Hinzo
Assistant Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • Native American History
  • U.S. Federal Indian Law
  • Indigenous Spiritual Traditions
  • Women and Gender
  • Decolonial Theory and Praxis

605 Oldfather Hall
Email: ahinzo2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Jacobs

Margaret D. Jacobs
Charles Mach Professor of History &
Director, Center for Great Plains Studies

  • Colonialism and Decolonization
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • Native American
  • North American West
  • Women

306 Hewit Place
Email: mjacobs3@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-0602

Intellectual History

Dr. Curry

Dawne Y. Curry
Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • African History
  • Women and Gender
  • African Intellectual History
  • World History
  • Colonialism and Decolonization
  • South Africa
  • Resistance Studies

625 Oldfather Hall
Email: dcurry2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Jeannette Jones

Jeannette Eileen Jones
Happold Professor of History and Ethnic Studies &
Director, 19th Century Studies Program

  • U.S. Cultural and Intellectual History
  • African American
  • Pre-Colonial Africa

633 Oldfather Hall
Email: jjones11@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Le Sueur

James D. Le Sueur
Samuel Clark Waugh Distinguished Professor of International Relations &
Department Chair;
Senior Associate Member of St Antony's College, Oxford

  • Colonialism and Decolonization
  • World Intellectual History
  • Modern France
  • Middle East
  • North Africa

612A Oldfather Hall
Email: jlesueur@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

International Relations

Dr. Ari

Waskar T. Ari-Chachaki
Associate Professor of History and Ethnic Studies/Latin American Studies

  • Indigenous Peoples
  • International Relations
  • Latin America
  • Social History
  • World History

631 Oldfather Hall
Email: wari2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Borstelmann

Thomas ("Tim") Borstelmann
E.N. and Katherine Thompson Professor of Modern World History

  • U.S. Twentieth Century
  • International Relations
  • World History

640 Oldfather Hall
Email: tborstelmann@gmail.com
Phone: 402-472-2414

Legal History

Dr. Hinzo

Angel M. Hinzo
Assistant Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • Native American History
  • U.S. Federal Indian Law
  • Indigenous Spiritual Traditions
  • Women and Gender
  • Decolonial Theory and Praxis

605 Oldfather Hall
Email: ahinzo2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Jagodinsky

Katrina Jagodinsky
Susan J. Rosowski Associate Professor of History

  • North American West
  • Women’s History
  • U.S. Nineteenth Century
  • Legal History

606 Oldfather Hall
Email: kjagodinsky@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Thomas

William G. Thomas III
Professor of History &
John and Catherine Angle Chair in the Humanities &
CAS Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education

  • Digital History
  • U. S. South
  • U.S. Nineteenth Century
  • Civil War
  • Science, Technology, and Society

History:
642 Oldfather Hall
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dean's Office:
1223 Oldfather Hall
Phone: 402-472-2891

Email: wthomas4@unl.edu

Material History

Dr. Twomey

Carolyn Twomey
Assistant Professor of History

  • Early Medieval History
  • History of Christianity
  • Water Studies
  • Material Culture Studies

624 Oldfather Hall
Email: ctwomey10@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Native American History

Dr. Hinzo

Angel M. Hinzo
Assistant Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • Native American History
  • U.S. Federal Indian Law
  • Indigenous Spiritual Traditions
  • Women and Gender
  • Decolonial Theory and Praxis

605 Oldfather Hall
Email: ahinzo2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Jacobs

Margaret D. Jacobs
Charles Mach Professor of History &
Director, Center for Great Plains Studies

  • Colonialism and Decolonization
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • Native American
  • North American West
  • Women

306 Hewit Place
Email: mjacobs3@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-0602

Religion

Dr. Burnett

Amy Nelson Burnett
Paula and D.B. Varner University Professor of History

  • Reformation
  • Renaissance
  • Early Modern Germany

626 Oldfather Hall
Email: aburnett1@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Der Matossian

Bedross Der Matossian
Professor of History and Hymen Rosenberg Professor in Judaic Studies &
Vice Chair

  • Middle East
  • Islam
  • World History

637 Oldfather Hall
Email: bdermatossian2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Twomey

Carolyn Twomey
Assistant Professor of History

  • Early Medieval History
  • History of Christianity
  • Water Studies
  • Material Culture Studies

624 Oldfather Hall
Email: ctwomey10@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Science, Technology, and Society

Dr. Ari

Waskar T. Ari-Chachaki
Associate Professor of History and Ethnic Studies/Latin American Studies

  • Indigenous Peoples
  • International Relations
  • Latin America
  • Social History
  • World History

631 Oldfather Hall
Email: wari2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Mahoney

Timothy R. Mahoney
Professor of History

  • Social
  • U.S. Nineteenth Century
  • Urban

636 Oldfather Hall
Email: tmahoney1@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Thomas

William G. Thomas III
Professor of History &
John and Catherine Angle Chair in the Humanities

  • Digital History
  • U. S. South
  • U.S. Nineteenth Century
  • Civil War
  • Science, Technology, and Society

History:
642 Oldfather Hall
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dean's Office:
1223 Oldfather Hall
Phone: 402-472-2891

Email: wthomas4@unl.edu

U.S. Presidency

Dr. Winkle

Kenneth J. Winkle
Thomas C. Sorensen Professor of American History

  • Quantitative
  • U.S. Nineteenth Century

615 Oldfather Hall
Email: kwinkle1@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Women and Gender

Dr. Curry

Dawne Y. Curry
Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • African History
  • Women and Gender
  • African Intellectual History
  • World History
  • Colonialism and Decolonization
  • South Africa
  • Resistance Studies

625 Oldfather Hall
Email: dcurry2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Hinzo

Angel M. Hinzo
Assistant Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • Native American History
  • U.S. Federal Indian Law
  • Indigenous Spiritual Traditions
  • Women and Gender
  • Decolonial Theory and Praxis

605 Oldfather Hall
Email: ahinzo2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Jacobs

Margaret D. Jacobs
Charles Mach Professor of History &
Director, Center for Great Plains Studies

  • Colonialism and Decolonization
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • Native American
  • North American West
  • Women

306 Hewit Place
Email: mjacobs3@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-0602

Dr. Jagodinsky

Katrina Jagodinsky
Susan J. Rosowski Associate Professor of History

  • Borderlands
  • North American West
  • Women’s History
  • U.S. Nineteenth Century
  • Legal History

606 Oldfather Hall
Email: kjagodinsky@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Muñoz

Laura K. Muñoz
Assistant Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • Chicana/o History
  • North American West
  • The History of Education
  • Oral Narratives
  • Latina/o Studies

618 Oldfather Hall
Email: laura.munoz@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

World History

Dr. Ari

Waskar T. Ari-Chachaki
Associate Professor of History and Ethnic Studies/Latin American Studies

  • Indigenous Peoples
  • International Relations
  • Latin America
  • Social History
  • World History

631 Oldfather Hall
Email: wari2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Borstelmann

Thomas ("Tim") Borstelmann
E.N. and Katherine Thompson Professor of Modern World History

  • U.S. Twentieth Century
  • International Relations
  • World History

640 Oldfather Hall
Email: tborstelmann@gmail.com
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Curry

Dawne Y. Curry
Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

  • African History
  • Women and Gender
  • African Intellectual History
  • World History
  • Colonialism and Decolonization
  • South Africa
  • Resistance Studies

625 Oldfather Hall
Email: dcurry2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

Dr. Der Matossian

Bedross Der Matossian
Professor of History and Hymen Rosenberg Professor in Judaic Studies &
Vice Chair

  • Middle East
  • Islam
  • World History

637 Oldfather Hall
Email: bdermatossian2@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2414

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