History

Spencer Abbe

Graduate Employee
History
Office: 340P McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: Environmental history of Siberia, the North Pacific, and Alaska

Carlos Aguirre

Professor
CLLAS, History, Latin American Studies, SAIL
Phone: 541-346-5905
Office: 333 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Winter 23, Monday 10:00-11:00 a.m., Wednesday 10:00-11:00 a.m.

Donella-Elizabeth Alston Cleveland

Faculty Support Specialist, Academic Support Unit 5
Black Studies, Cinema Studies Program, Creative Writing Program, History, IRES, Latinx, Native American Studies, Theatre Arts, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Phone: 541-346-0901
Office: 275 McKenzie

Ina Asim

Associate Professor
Asian Studies, Food Studies, History, Medieval Studies
Phone: 541-346-6161
Office: 317 McKenzie Hall

Zahran Austin

Graduate Employee
History
Office: 340N McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Winter 23, Thursday 10:00-12:00

Pierce Bateman

Graduate Employee
History
Phone: 541-346-4802
Office: 340T McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: history of Alaska and the Pacific World, and oral history

Steven Beda

Assistant Professor
History
Phone: 541-346-9048
Office: 307 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Winter 23, Tuesday and Thursday 11:30-12:30 and by appointment
Research Interests: 20th Century US History, Labor History, Environmental History,

Walter Bender

Graduate Employee
History
Office: 340Q McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: Russia, Central Asia, Balkan History, Soviet Culture

Lindsay Frederick Braun

Associate Professor
African Studies, History
Phone: 541-346-4838
Office: 365 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: On sabbatical, AY 2023-2024. By appt only.
Research Interests: Southern Africa 1750-1950, East Africa 1850-1960, Comparative Colonialism, Environmental History, History of Science and Technology (esp. geography)

Hayley Brazier

Graduate Employee
History
Phone: 541-346-4818
Office: 340L McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: Environmental History, Public History, US History

Hailey Brink

Graduate Student
History

Lucas Burke

Graduate Employee
History
Office: 250, 251 McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: 20th c. US Politics and Environment; US West

Bob Bussel

Professor
Director, Labor Education and Research Center
History
Phone: 541-346-2784
Office: 1675 Agate St.

Jennifer Chaney

Operations Assistant
Front of House Marketing, Theatre Arts
Black Studies, Cinema Studies Program, Creative Writing Program, History, IRES, Latinx, Native American Studies, Theatre Arts, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Phone: 541-346-9779
Office: 017 Miller Theatre Complex

Rishav Chatterjee

Graduate Employee
History
Office Hours: 340J Mckenzie Hall
Research Interests: Medicinal History, Migratory History, Transnationalism, Subaltern Therapeutics

Patience Collier

Graduate Employee
History
Phone: 541-346-4828
Office: 343 McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: Native American History, Modern U.S. History, History of Gender, Labor History

Emily J. Cornell

Graduate Program Specialist
Black Studies, Cinema Studies Program, Creative Writing Program, History, IRES, Native American Studies, Theatre Arts, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Phone: 541-346-8293
Office: 201 McKenzie Hall

Cia Crowe

Office Generalist
Black Studies, Cinema Studies Program, CLLAS, Creative Writing Program, History, IRES, Latinx, Native American Studies, Theatre Arts, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Phone: 541-346-2305
Office: 275 McKenzie Hall

Matthew Dennis

Professor Emeritus, History and of Environmental Studies
Environmental Studies, History, Judaic Studies Program
Office: 275 McKenzie Hall

Rosie Dillon

Executive Support Specialist
Black Studies, Cinema Studies Program, Creative Writing Program, History, IRES, Latinx, Native American Studies, Theatre Arts, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Phone: 541-346-1405
Office: 275 McKenzie Hall

Alexander Dracobly

Senior Instructor II
College Scholars, European Studies, History, Middle East and North African Studies, SAIL
Phone: 541-346-5910
Office: 329 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Spring 23: Wednesdays 10-11:30am & Thursdays 1:45-3:15pm

Jack Evans

Graduate Employee
History
Phone: 541-346-4802
Office: 340L McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Fall 23, Wednesdays 2:30-3:30 pm (at Cafe Verso in the library)
Research Interests: History of Religion in the American West, Native American History, History of Education

Audrey Foster

MA student
History
Research Interests: History, Environmental History, 19th Century History, Gender Studies

Andrew Goble

Professor
History
Phone: 541-346-4800
Office: 361 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Winter 23, Monday and Wednesday 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Research Interests: Japan

Bryna Goodman

Professor
History
Phone: 541-346-4825
Office: 331 McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: China

Breann Goosmann

Graduate Employee
History
Office: 340B McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: Medieval Japan

Chandler Gorham

Graduate Employee
History
Office: 340M
Research Interests: Urban History and Development, Racial Capitalism, Neighborhood Transition, History of Property and Residential Segregation

Melissa Graboyes

Associate Professor
History
Phone: 541-346-2829
Office: 369 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Thursdays 1:30-3:30pm Sign up at https://graboyes-officehours.youcanbook.me/

Lee Gray

Graduate Employee
History
Office: 350J McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: U.S. West, Urban History, Military History

Ian Halter

Graduate Employee
History
Office: 350E McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: Histories of Empire, Decolonizing Methodologies, US History, Russian History, Pacific Studies

Jeff Hanes

Professor Emeritus
Asian Studies, History
Phone: 541-346-4837
Office: 340X McKenzie Hall

Robert Haskett

Professor Emeritus
History, Latin American Studies
Phone: 541-346-4836
Office: 340W McKenzie Hall

Collin Heatley

Graduate Employee
History
Office: 340R McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: US Environmental History, Political History, History of Capitalism, Labor History

Annelise Heinz

Associate Professor
History
Phone: 541-346-4827
Office: 355 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Tuesdays 2-3pm
Research Interests: Histories of U.S. Women and Gender; Sexuality and LGBTQ History; Race & Ethnicity; Consumerism; Transpacific History

Ellen Herman

Professor of History
Faculty Co-Director, Wayne Morse Center for Law and Politics
History, Law
Phone: 541-346-3699
Office: 280G Knight Law Center
Office Hours: Spring 2024: Tuesdays, 11:45 am - 1:45 pm in 280G Knight Law Center, and by appointment

Julie Hessler

Associate Professor
History, Russian East European and Eurasian Studies
Phone: 541-346-4857
Office: 351 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Winter 23, Tuesday 1:45-3:15 p.m. or by appointment

Lisa Hirschmann

Master’s Student
History

Ocean Howell

Associate Professor of History
History
Phone: 541-346-8095
Office: 313 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: N/A on sabbatical
Research Interests: History of US cities, especially on the West Coast; history of architecture and urban planning; history of race and ethnicity.

Sarabeth Johnson

Graduate Employee
History
Office: MCK 350D
Research Interests: Russia/Soviet Union, Trauma, Migration, Gender

Ryan Jones

Professor
Ann Swindells Chair
History, Russian East European and Eurasian Studies
Phone: 541-346-4859
Office: 383 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Tuesdays 1:30-3:30
Research Interests: Russia, The Pacific, Global Environment

Vera Keller

Professor
Department Head, Department of History
History
Phone: 541-346-6903
Office: 309 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Winter 23, Tuesday 2:00-3:00 p.m., Wednesday 3:00-4:00 p.m.

Alan Kimball

Professor Emeritus
History, Russian East European and Eurasian Studies
Office: 340V McKenzie Hall

Kwangyeol Ko

Graduate Employee
History
Office: 350F McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: Soviet History: Socialist Politics, Planned Economy, Central-Local Relations, Cold War

Finn Kovall

Graduate Programs Assistant
Cinema Studies Program, Creative Writing Program, History, IRES, Theatre Arts, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Phone: 541-346-0192
Office: 201 McKenzie Hall

Ravinder Kumar

Ph.D. candidate and Graduate Employee
History
Phone: 5415799292
Office: 350G McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Fall 2023,Monday 10am to 12pm
Research Interests: British colonial India, the colonial and post-colonial states, and their interaction with indigenous communities, especially the nomadic and denotified tribes

Deirdre Lannon

Instructor
History

Nanosh Lucas

Graduate Employee
History, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Office: 340C McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Winter 23, Monday 11:50-1:50
Research Interests: U.S. History, African American History, Race, Black Power Studies

David Luebke

Professor
Katherine G. Brady & Thomas A. Brady, Jr., Roger Chickering & Alison Baker Professor of Central European Histories
European Studies, Food Studies, German & Scandinavian, History, Judaic Studies Program
Phone: 541-346-2394
Office: 357 McKenzie Hall

Katherine Macica

Post Doctorate Fellow of Public History
History
Research Interests: Katie Macica holds a PhD in US and Public History from Loyola University Chicago. Her research focuses on environmental history, military history, and the history of the Pacific Northwest. Katie has worked in a variety of public history institutions, incl

Jack Maddex

Professor Emeritus
History Department
History
Phone: 541-346-4829
Office: 350 McKenzie Hall

John McCole

Associate Professor
Comparative Literature, European Studies, German & Scandinavian, History
Phone: 541-346-5906
Office: 303 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Spring 2023 W 2-4 in McKenzie 303, or email me for a Zoom link

Spencer McConkie

Graduate Employee
History
Office: 340F McKenzie Hall

Randall McGowen

Professor Emeritus
History
Office: 350 McKenzie Hall

Matt McIntosh

Exploited Graduate Employee
History
Office: 340G McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: Labor History, Environmental History, Oral History, Fossil Capital, Political Economy, Alaska

Ian F. McNeely

Professor of History
Faculty in Residence, Clark Honors College
Clark Honors College, History
Phone: 541-346-4791
Office: 128 Chapman
Office Hours: Sign up at https://bit.ly/3fNfWDY. TR 9:00-10:00, 11:20-12:00 (in CHA 128) and F 10:00-12:00 (on Zoom only).
Research Interests: Germany, Europe, world history, history of knowledge

Fela McWhorter

Operations Manager, Academic Support Unit 5
Black Studies, Cinema Studies Program, CLLAS, Creative Writing Program, History, IRES, Latinx, Native American Studies, Theatre Arts, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Phone: 541-346-5902
Office: 275B McKenzie Hall

Tom Mertes

Academic Programs Manager
Black Studies, Cinema Studies Program, Creative Writing Program, History, IRES, Latinx, Native American Studies, Theatre Arts, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Phone: 541-346-1060
Office: 273A McKenzie Hall

Connor Mills

Visiting Assistant Professor
History

James Mohr

College of Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor of History and Philip H. Knight Professor of Social Sciences
History
Phone: 541-346-4802
Office: 350 McKenzie Hall

Jake Nagorski

MA candidate
GE Fellow
History
Research Interests: Modern Russia and the Soviet Union

John Nicols

Professor Emeritus
Classics, History
Phone: 541-346-4817
Office: 350 McKenzie Hall

Griffin O'Neill

MA student
German & Scandinavian, History

Victor Ochoa

Graduate Employee
History
Office: 340U McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Send an email to schedule an appointment.
Research Interests: Latino & Chicano History, 20th Century Labor History, History of the Pacific Northwest, History of Oregon, & History of Education

Jeffrey Ostler

Professor of History Emeritus
History, IRES, Native American Studies
Phone: 541-346-1265
Office: 385 McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: The History of the American West, with A Particular Focus On American Indian History

Michele Pflug

Graduate Employee
History
Office: 340C McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: natural history, history of women, digital humanities, British Atlantic

Lauren C. Pinchin

Associate Director, ASU5
Black Studies, Cinema Studies Program, CLLAS, Creative Writing Program, History, IRES, Latinx, Native American Studies, Theatre Arts, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Phone: 541-346-4806
Office: 275B McKenzie Hall

Daniel Pope

Professor Emeritus
History
Phone: 541-346-4015
Office: 350 McKenzie Hall

Adam Quinn

Graduate Employee
History
Office: 350A McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: environmental history, social movements, history of technology, modern US history

Daniel Rosenberg

Professor
History
Phone: 541-346-0520
Office: 359 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Winter 2024, Weds 12:00-2:00pm by appointment. Schedule meeting: https://outlook.office.com/bookwithme/user/5ebe648ec95e469d87cd9dc11c6d78ec@uoregon.edu?anonymous&ep=plink
Research Interests: Intellectual History, Enlightenment Europe, History of Information, History of Science and Technology

Brett Rushforth

Associate Professor
Black Studies, History
Phone: 541-346-5913
Office: 311 McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: Early American History/Colonial America

Doug Sam

Graduate Employee
History
Office: 350C McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Fall 2023: Tuesdays 12:00-2:00
Research Interests: Environmental History, Native American History, North American West, Public Lands, Dark Sky Studies

George Sheridan

Professor
History
Phone: 541-346-4832
Office: 340A McKenzie Hall

Jackson Smith

Visiting Assistant Professor
History
Office: 323 McKenzie Hall

Preetham Sridharan

Graduate Employee
German & Scandinavian, History
Phone: 732-585-3006
Office: 340P McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Fall 2023, Tue 10:00am-12:00pm
Research Interests: Modern European intellectual history, nineteenth and twentieth-century Europe, history of religious and linguistic thought, modern German history

Grace Stewart

Graduate Employee
MA Student
History
Office: McKenzie 340H

Leticia Stival

Events and Communications Coordinator
Black Studies, Cinema Studies Program, CLLAS, Creative Writing Program, History, IRES, Latinx, Native American Studies, Theatre Arts, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Phone: 541-346-0188
Office: 201 McKenzie Hall

Mikaela Sweet

Graduate Employee
History
Office: 340E McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: Soviet Russian History, Women's and Gender History, History of the Family, History of Motherhood, Political History, Social History, Cultural History

Jacob T. Schmidt

PhD Student
History
Office: Mackenzie 340L
Research Interests: Native American History, Environmental History, History of the North American West, History of River Development, Climbing and Mountaineering History.

Kate Tallman

Operations Coordinator, Academic Support Unit 5
Black Studies, Cinema Studies Program, Creative Writing Program, History, IRES, Latinx, Native American Studies, Theatre Arts, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Phone: 541-346-8104
Office: 275 McKenzie Hall

Ian Urrea

Graduate Employee
History
Office: 340F McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: History of the Pacific Northwest & Alaska, Indigenous History, Captivity in History, Violence & Colonialism in North America

Arafaat A. Valiani

Associate Professor
Graduate Faculty in the Department of Indigenous, Race and Ethnic Studies and Global Health
Global Health Program, History, IRES
Phone: 541-346-5763
Office: 301 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Tuesdays 2:00pm-3:00pm, Wednesdays 10:30am-noon PDT, and by appt.

Lissa Wadewitz

Beekman Professor of Northwest and Pacific History
History
Phone: 541-346-1831
Research Interests: Native American, Pacific/Marine World, US West, US Environmental

Julie Weise

Associate Professor, Department of History
History, IRES, Latin American Studies, Latinx
Phone: 541-346-4833
Office: 353 McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: Identity, Citizenship, Migration, Race, and Nations in the Americas and the world through the lens of history.

Marsha Weisiger

Associate Professor of History
Julie and Rocky Dixon Chair of U.S. Western History; Co-Director, Center for Environmental Futures
Environmental Studies, History
Phone: 541-346-4824
Office: 381 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Winter 23, Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday 2:00-3:00 p.m. or via zoom appt
Research Interests: US West, Environmental History, Native Americans

Kendall Wilber

Academic Programs Assistant
Black Studies, Cinema Studies Program, Creative Writing Program, History, IRES, Latinx, Native American Studies, Theatre Arts, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Office: 201 McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: Frogs, Irish folk songs, animation, and cheesecake.

Timothy Williams

Associate Professor
Associate Department Head & Director of Undergraduate Studies
History
Phone: 541-346-8798
Office: 367 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Winter & Spring 2024: Tuesdays 1-3 PM. Schedule office hours here: https://calendly.com/timw-uo/office-hours
Research Interests: 19th Century U.S. history, the Civil War and Reconstruction, intellectual and cultural history, book history, gender, education, prisons and prisoners.

Olivia Wing

Graduate Employee
History
Phone: 541-346-0900
Office Hours: Spring 23: Tuesdays 3:30-4:20pm, Wednesdays 1-2pm & by appointment
Research Interests: Asian American History, Modern U.S. History, History of Youth Culture, Gender History

Lisa Wolverton

Professor
Clark Honors College, History, Medieval Studies, Russian East European and Eurasian Studies
Phone: 541-346-6158
Office: 325 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: MTuWTh 9:50-10:20 in Chapman 105; M 3-5 pm in Chapman 128

Alohi Wright

Undergraduate Program Coordinator
Pronouns: she/her/hers
Black Studies, Cinema Studies Program, CLLAS, Creative Writing Program, History, IRES, Latinx, Native American Studies, Theatre Arts, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Phone: 541-346-9736
Office: 201B McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: Coonhounds, butter mochi, decorating for the holidays, remembering what life was like when I had hobbies, thinking about reading all the books on my nightstand, and Schitt's Creek.

Michelle Wright

Media Coordinator
Black Studies, Cinema Studies Program, CLLAS, Creative Writing Program, History, IRES, Latinx, Native American Studies, Theatre Arts, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Phone: 541-346-8261
Office: 275 McKenzie Hall
Research Interests: Graphic design; communications; website, newsletter, and social media content and updates

Moeko Yamazaki

Graduate Employee
History
Office: 340H McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Winter 23, Wednesday 2:00-4:00 p.m. and by appointment
Research Interests: Labor history, business history, history of capitalism, US history

Reuben Zahler

Associate Professor
History
Phone: 541-346-5907
Office: 363 McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Spring 23: Fridays 12:30-2:30pm
Research Interests: Latin America