Faculty by Field

Early North American History
Christopher Clark U.S. social history; 18th and 19th century North America
Cornelia H. Dayton Early British North America; U.S. law, women and gender, history of mental disorders and disabilities
Jamie Eves U. S. Environmental and Industrial History; Early American History; Public and Local History; History of New England
Dexter Gabriel Black Atlantic, Slavery, Abolition and Emancipation, and Slavery in Popular Culture
Matthew McKenzie Marine environmental history, 18th and 19th century American social history, maritime history
Nancy Shoemaker American Indian History; Maritime History
Manisha Sinha Early American History, Southern, and African American History, Transnational Histories of Slavery
Walter Woodward Early American history, History of Connecticut
Modern United States History
Peter C. Baldwin American Urban History; U.S. social history
Eduardo Canedo Political and economic history; 20th century United States
Jason Oliver Chang Modern Mexico, Asian Americans, Transnationalism
Christopher Clark U.S. social history; 18th and 19th century North America
Frank Costigliola Foreign Relations, Twentieth Century
Mary E. Cygan Ethnic and Racial Minorities; Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries
Micki McElya 20th & 21st Century U.S., Histories of Women, Gender, and Sexuality, Cultural History
Matthew McKenzie Marine environmental history, 18th and 19th century American social history, maritime history
Melanie Newport 20th century American political and legal history; crime, policing, and incarceration in American history
Jeffrey O.G. Ogbar Twentieth Century, African-American
Donald W. Rogers American Legal and Constitutional History, U.S. Progressive Era, labor history and Connecticut history
Helen M. Rozwadowski History of science, environmental history, oceans, U.S. and Britain
Tom Scheinfeldt Digital humanities, scholarly open source software, history of science
Nancy Shoemaker American Indian History; Maritime History
Bradley Simpson US foreign relations, Southeast Asian History, International History, Development, Human Rights
Latin American & Caribbean History
Jason Oliver Chang Modern Mexico, Asian Americans, Transnationalism
Mark Healey Modern Latin America, Environment, Cities and Citizenship
Ariel Mae Lambe Latin America and the Caribbean; the Americas; transnational history
Mark Overmyer-Velazquez Modern Mexico; transnational migration; U.S. Latinos
Melina Pappademos Twentieth-century Cuba, African Diaspora, Caribbean, Latin America
Ricardo Salazar-Rey Latin American and Caribbean History, History of the Spanish Empire, Early Modern Atlantic Slavery, Colonialism, Imperialism
European History
Joel Blatt Politics and International Relations of France, Italy, and Europe, 1914-1945
Paul M. Canning Modern Britain and Ireland
Michael Dintenfass European Cultural History; Historiography; Economic and Business History
Kenneth Gouwens European Cultural and Intellectual History, 1300-1600; Italian Renaissance
Brendan Kane Early modern Britain and Ireland; Reformation; early modern Atlantic World
Charles B. Lansing Modern Germany; Holocaust
Joseph McAlhany Roman intellectual history, the classical tradition, Medieval Latin, translation
Judith P. Meyer Renaissance and Reformation; Early Modern France
Sherri Olson Medieval Europe
Shirley A. Roe History of Science; Early Modern European Intellectual
Sylvia Schafer Modern France; sexuality; feminist theory; gender
Janet S.K. Watson Twentieth-century European cultural; modern Britain; gender
Ancient & Medieval History
Joseph McAlhany Roman intellectual history, the classical tradition, Medieval Latin, translation
Sherri Olson Medieval Europe
Islamic & Middle Eastern History
Fakhreddin Azimi Modern Middle East; Iran
African History
Amii Omara-Otunnu East Africa; 19th and 20th Century Africa
Fiona Vernal Africa; 19th century South African history; Christianity in South Africa; slavery
Asian History
Jason Oliver Chang Modern Mexico, Asian Americans, Transnationalism
Alexis Dudden Modern Japan, imperialism, Korea
Bradley Simpson US foreign relations, Southeast Asian History, International History, Development, Human Rights
Nu-Anh Tran  Vietnam War, Vietnamese history, Southeast Asian history, nationalism
Peter Zarrow Modern China
Victor Zatsepine Chinese modern history, regionalism, and borders; Manchuria and the Russian Far East