The combined expertise of our faculty encompasses a diversity of fields including:

  • Oregon, the Pacific Northwest, Native Americans, and the cultural history of the United States;
  • the Ancient Mediterranean and medieval Europe;
  • modern Europe, Latin America, Africa, and Southeast Asia;
  • environmental, public, and comparative world history.

History Department Staff


Jeff Brown
Office Coordinator
brownjt@pdx.edu
503-725-3977

Andrea Janda
Office Coordinator
ajanda@pdx.edu
503-725-3976

History Department Affiliated Faculty


Evguenia Davidova
Professor, International and Global Studies
evguenia@pdx.edu

Natan Meir
Lorry I. Lokey Professor in Judaic Studies
meir@pdx.edu

Shawn Smallman
Professor, International and Global Studies
drss@pdx.edu

 



Nina Spiegel
Rabbi Joshua Stampfer Associate Professor of Israel Studies, Judaic Studies
nspiegel@pdx.edu

Loren Spielman
Associate Professor, Judaic Studies
spielman@pdx.edu

William (Harry) York
Senior Instructor, University Honors
why@pdx.edu

History Department Faculty Emeriti


Victoria Belco
Associate Professor Emerita of History

Elliot Benowitz
Associate Professor Emeritus of History

Karen Carr
Associate Professor Emerita of History

Victor Dahl
Professor Emeritus of History

David Johnson
Professor Emeritus of History


 


Susan Karant-Nunn
Professor Emerita of History

William Lang
Professor Emeritus

Charles LeGuin
Professor Emeritus of History

Caroline Litzenberger
Associate Professor Emerita of History

Thomas Morris
Professor Emeritus of History



 

Frederick Nunn
Professor Emeritus of History and International Studies

Michael Reardon
Professor Emeritus of History and Humanities

Linda Walton
Professor Emerita of History

Charles White
Professor Emeritus of History