Faculty

NameAreaContact
Professor
History
European. Modern (post-1789) French history and 19th-Century European Political History.
Office: Cle B220
Associate Professor and Graduate Director
History
Thematic interests include the history of human rights, torture, sex crimes, religious freedom, satire and political expression, censorship of the press and entertainment. Geographically, my research mostly focuses on Europe between 1500 and 1750.
Office: Cle B205
Professor
History
European. Modern European political, military and social history
Office: Cle B236
Assistant Professor and Canada Research Chair
History
Modern South Asia, global history, cultural and intellectual history
Office: Cle B234
Professor
History and Centre for Studies in Religion and Society
Intersections between secularism, religious radicalization, securitization, post-colonialism, and religious identity in contemporary Canada.
Office: Sed B102
Professor
History
Canadian. Post-Confederation Canadian political and constitutional history
Office: Cle B203
Professor
History
World. Modern Middle Eastern History; World History; Colonial Land Policies
Office: CLE B223
Professor
History
Socioeconomic history of late imperial China, sociopolitical history of Republican China, urban history of China, local history of the Lower Yangzi Region, and history of the global Chinese diaspora
Office: Cle B209
Professor
History
American. Early American history, 1750-1850, with a focus on the histories of gender, sexuality, and violence
Office: Cle B202
Associate Professor and Undergraduate Adviser
History
Modern U.S. History, International Relations, Pacific Northwest, Business and Environmental History
Office: Cle B216
Associate Professor
History
Canadian. Pre-Confederation Canadian History
Office: Cle B228
Associate Professor
History
British. English legal and institutional history, history of crime, policing and punishment in Western societies
Office: Cle B218
Associate Professor, Undergraduate Adviser
History
British. Social, cultural, and political history in 20th century Britain; history of propaganda, publicity, and public relations; mass media; tourism in 20th century Britain.
Office: Cle B213
Assistant Professor
History
European. Medieval Legal and Social History; Manuscript Studies
Office: Cle B230
Assistant Professor
History
European. Early modern Europe, health and epidemic disease
Office: Cle B231
Professor and Department Chair
History
Canadian. History of Indigenous Settler relations and more broadly the history of the creation and interaction of different racial groups in the Pacific Northwest. I am also interested in the use of digital tools to research, teach and display history
Office: Cle B245c
Associate Professor
History
Canadian. Women’s and gender history and the social history of religion
Office: Cle B222
Associate Professor
History
British. 17th and 18th century English social and cultural history; crime, execution, gender (especially masculinity and courage); print & popular culture, religion & eschatology.
Office: Cle B211
Professor
History
World. The foreign policies of the Great Powers since 1815; 19th and 20th Century British foreign policy; and 19th and 20th Century American foreign policy.
Office: Cle C202
Associate Professor
History and Indigenous Studies
Representation and participation of Indigenous peoples in the cultural celebrations of Olympic Games and sport programs
Office: Cle B303
Professor
History
Asian. History of modern Japan; race, migration and the Transpacific; Canada and the Cold War.
Office: Cle B204
Associate Professor
History
Canadian. Environmental and labour history
Office: Cle B226
Associate Professor and Honours Adviser
History
European. Modern Germany; cinema and society; media and scandal
Office: Cle B207
Professor
History and Political Science
European. 20th Century European and German history
Office: SSM A345
Assistant Teaching Professor
History
European. Nazi Germany
Office: Cle B306
Associate Professor
History
Canadian and American. Race, immigration, inequality, and urban.
Office: Cle B232
Associate Professor
History
British colonial. South African. History of poverty, gender, and race. Food sovereignty.
Office: Cle B229
Associate Professor and Undergraduate Coordinator
History
European. Communication & popular political culture in early modern France and Europe; the French Revolution, revolt and resistance.
Office: Cle B224
Assistant Teaching Professor
History and Political Science
World. History and politics of the Middle East, with special interest in Israel/Palestine and Iran
Office: Cle B349
Professor
History
European. The intellectual history of early modern Europe
Office: Cle B227
Professor
History and Political Science
Asian. Modern and contemporary China from the late 1800s to the present
Office: SSM A335
Professor
History and Germanic & Slavic Studies
European. Russia, Ukraine, Soviet Union
Office: Cle D245
Professor
History
Canadian and European. History of the Royal Canadian Navy, anti-submarine warfare, science, technology and war, the rescue of refugee academics from Germany in the 1930s
Office: Cle B225

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