Faculty & Staff

The combined expertise of faculty in the Department of History encompasses a diversity of fields ranging from Oregon and the Pacific Northwest to world history.

Printer-friendly list of our permanent faculty members' contact information and fields of expertise.

A full list of departmental faculty scholarly achievements including publications, awards, lectures, and association memberships. 

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Permanent Faculty

Name and FIELDS OF EXPERTISE
(LINK TO FACULTY PROFILE) 
Office
(CRamer Hall) 
Email
 
Phone
(AREA CODE 503) 
BARBER, Katy 
U.S. West and Pacific Northwest; Native American history; public history
441J email 725-3979
BEYLER, Richard 
history of science, history of Germany,
modern European intellectual/cultural history
441O email 725-3996
BOHLING, Joseph
modern France and Europe
international political economy 
441T email 725-8988
GARRISON, Tim
(on sabbatical 2019-20)
American legal history, Native American history 
441F email 725-3978
GREHAN, Jim
Ottoman history, social/cultural history
of the early modern/modern Middle East
441P email 725-3994
HOROWITZ, David A.
U.S. cultural/political history,
esp. 20th century and populist expression 
441Q email 725-3993
HSU, Chia Yin
imperial Russia and the Soviet Union, 
empire and colonialism in comparative European-Asian context 
441S email 725-9064
LUCKETT, Thomas
History Honors Coordinator
early Modern France, European business history 
441G email 725-3982
McNEUR, Catherine 
(on sabbatical 2019-20)
environmental history, urban history, public history 
441D email 725-2765
OTT, John
Department Chair
medieval continental Europe, esp. France
441H email  
ROBSON, Laura
modern Middle East; imperial and colonial history,
Palestine and Israel, religious minorities in the Middle East 
441L email 725-3941
RODRIGUEZ, Marc
Managing Editor, Pacific Historical Review 
Chicano/Latino history, urban history, public history
American legal history 
487 email 725-9212
RUOFF, Ken
(on sabbatical 2019-20)
modern East Asia, esp. Japan 
441I email 725-3991
SCHECHTER, Patricia
Women's history, public history,
transnational history
  email  
SCHULER, Friedrich
modern Latin America, esp. Mexico,
European relations with Latin America 
441N email 725-3988
TAPPAN, Jennifer
Africa, esp. East Africa, history of colonial/tropical medicine 
441E email 725-9061
TURNER, Brian
Graduate Coordinator
Ancient Mediterranean World, especially Roman history,
military history; mapping and world view 
441U email 725-3992

 

Associated Faculty

Name
(LINK TO FACULTY PROFILE)  
Office Email Phone
(area code 503)
ARMANTROUT, George CH 492E email 725-4955
DEL MAR, David CH 492C email 725-8543
KERNS, Jennifer CH 492G email 725-3006
KIM, Daniel CH 437 email 725-5821
KOENEKE, Rodney CH 492B email 725-4086
MEIR, Natan UCB 465 email 725-4038
SELWYN, Jennifer off campus email email only
SPIEGEL, Nina UCB 465 email 725-3055
SPIELMAN, Loren UCB 465 email 725-5940
WEINGRAD, Michael UCB 465 email 725-3085

 

Faculty Emeriti

Name
(LINK TO FACULTY PROFILE)  
Office Email Phone
(area code 503)
BENOWITZ, Eliot none email none
BELCO, Victoria none email none
CARR, Karen none email none
DAHL, Victor none email none
DMYTRYSHYN, Basil none email none
JOHNSON, David none email none
KARANT-NUNN, Susan none no email none
LANG, Bill none email 725-8023
LE GUIN, Charles none email none
LITZENBERGER, Caroline none email 725-4957
MORRIS, Thomas none email none
NUNN, Frederick EH 301 email 725-5056
REARDON, Michael UHP 341 email 725-5253
WALTON, Linda none email 725-3004
WHITE, Charles none email 232-3089

 

Staff

Name Office Email Phone
(area code 503)
BROWN, Jeff CH 441A email 725-3977
JANDA, Andrea CH 441A email 725-3976