James Marten

Department Chair

Director of Undergraduate Studies
(414) 288-7901
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Jolene Kreisler

Assistant to the Chair
(414) 288-6330
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Alison Efford

Director of Graduate Studies
(414) 288-7863
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Department of History Faculty

Steven M. Avella, Professor

(Ph.D., Notre Dame 1985)
20th century US, Religious, Western
Sensenbrenner Hall, 203J
(414) 288-3556
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Alan Ball, Professor

(Ph.D., North Carolina-Chapel Hill 1982)
Russia, Soviet Union
Sensenbrenner Hall, 303F
(414) 288-7124
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(Ph.D., Wisconsin, Madison 1972)
Renaissance, Reformation, Jesuits
e-mail Fr. Donnelly
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Michael Donoghue, Associate Professor

(Ph.D., Connecticut, 2005)
US foreign relations, Latin American
Sensenbrenner Hall, 203K
(414) 288-1635
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Alison Efford, Associate Professor

(Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 2008)
United States History, Ethnicity, Immigration, Gilded Age
Sensenbrenner Hall, 303G
(414) 288-7817
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Jennifer Finn, Assistant Professor

(Ph.D. University of Munich, 2015

Ph.D., University of Michigan, 2012)

Ancient Greek and Roman history

Sensenbrenner Hall, 303B

(414) 288-0393

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Kristen Foster, Associate Professor

(Ph.D., Wisconsin, Madison 2001)
US, Early national, Gender
Sensenbrenner Hall, 303C
(414) 288-3562
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Carla H. Hay, Associate Professor

(Ph.D., Kentucky 1972)
18th century Britain, European women
Sensenbrenner Hall, 203L

(414) 288-7150
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Thomas J. Jablonsky, Professor Emeritus

(Ph.D., Southern California 1978)
US Urban
Sensenbrenner Hall, 202E
(414) 288-5300
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Lezlie S. Knox, Associate Professor

(Ph.D., Notre Dame 1999)
Medieval, Gender
Sensenbrenner Hall, 303H
(414) 288-7863
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Chima Korieh, Associate Professor

(Ph.D., University of Toronto, 2003)
Colonial and post-colonial Africa, Gender
Sensenbrenner Hall, 203M
(414) 288-3563
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John D. Krugler, Professor Emeritus

(Ph.D., Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 1971)
Colonial and revolutionary America, Public history
Sensenbrenner Hall, 203D
(414) 288-7056
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James Marten, Professor

(Ph.D., Texas, Austin 1986)
US Civil War, Children’s history
Sensenbrenner Hall, 202B
(414) 288-7901
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Laura E. Matthew, Associate Professor

(Ph.D., Pennsylvania 2004)
Colonial Latin America, Ethnicity
Sensenbrenner Hall, 202D
(414) 288-7590
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David McDaniel, Visiting Assistant Professor

(Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1999)
United States
Sensenbrenner Hall, 203F
(414) 288-7766
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Timothy G. McMahon, Associate Professor

(Ph.D., Wisconsin, Madison 2001)
Ireland, Modern Britain, British empire
Sensenbrenner Hall, 203N
(414) 288-3559
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Daniel J. Meissner, Associate Professor

(Ph.D., Wisconsin, Madison 1996)
Modern China
Sensenbrenner Hall, 202G
(414) 288-3552
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Patrick Mullins, Assistant Professor

(Ph.D., Kentucky, 2005)

Public History, American Revolution

Memory, Intellectual, Atlantic World

Sensenbrenner Hall, 203D

(414) 288-5300

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Phillip C. Naylor, Professor

(Ph.D., Marquette 1980)
North Africa, Middle East
Sensenbrenner Hall, 303D
(414) 288-3561
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Bryan Rindfleisch, Assistant Professor

(Ph.D., University of Oklahoma, 2014)

Early American, Native American

Sensenbrenner Hall, 303E

(414) 288-6463

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Julius R. Ruff, Professor

(Ph.D., North Carolina, Chapel Hill 1979)
France, Crime and punishment, First World War

Sensenbrenner Hall, 202F
(414) 288-3555
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Peter Staudenmaier, Assistant Professor

(Ph.D., Cornell 2010)
Modern Germany
Sensenbrenner Hall, 203B
(414) 288-3560
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Michael Wert, Associate Professor

(Ph.D., California-Irvine, 2007)
Modern Japan
Sensenbrenner Hall, 203C
(414) 288-7592
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Michael J. Zeps, S. J., Associate Professor

(Ph.D., Stanford University, 1978)
Modern Europe, Intellectual music
Sensenbrenner Hall, 203E
(414) 288-7386
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