College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

United States

Foundation Distinguished Professor , Director, Center for Military, War, and Society Studies
Wescoe Hall, Room 3636

Military and US Society; War and Society; History of Gender and Sexuality, Recent US History.

Office Hours: Spring 2020: Tu. 2:00-4:00

Langston Hughes Associate Professor

Langston Hughes Associate Professor of Indigenous Studies and History. Founder and executive director for the American Indian Digital History Project

Roy A. Roberts Distinguished Professor, Interim Director of Undergraduate Studies
Wescoe Hall, Room 3628

Modern U.S. History

Office Hours Spring 2020: M 1:00-2:30 & Tu. 3:00-4:30

Associate Professor

African American history/studies; American freedom movements; black freedom & resistance; oral history & historical methods; social movements; digital history; black didgital humnaities


On leave for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Charles W. Battey Distinguished Professor of History, Director, Hall Center for the Humanities
900 Sunnyside Avenue, Room 204

Director of the Hall Center for the Humanities and Charles W. Battey Distinguished Professor of History at the University of Kansas.

Sara Gregg
Associate Professor
Wescoe Hall, Room 3620

Environmental history of North America; agricultural history.

On Leave for the Spring 2020 Semester 

Assistant Teaching Professor
Wescoe Hall, Room 3601

Modern U.S. History; American cultural and intellectual History; The Great Depression; sports and movies

Office Hours Spring 2020: W 2:00-4:00

Hall Distinguished Professor of American History
Wescoe Hall, Room 3638

Environmental History; North American West; Borderlands; Native Americans

Office Hours Spring 2020: Tu. 12:30-2:30 & W 2:00-3:30

Associate Professor
Wescoe Hall, Room 3614

History of the U.S. and the world (1776-2001); modern U.S. history; the U.S. and the "third world;" global poverty, social policy, social reform.

On leave for the Spring 2020 semester.

David B. Pittaway Professor in Military History
Wescoe Hall, Room 3618

20th century warfare; World War II; the Cold War; the Korean War; the Vietnam War; operations in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Office Hours Spring 2020: MW 2:00-3:00 & by appointment

Jeffrey P. Moran
Wescoe Hall, Room 3612

Modern US history; cultural and intellectual history; history of education; public health; religion; evolution; sexuality.

Office Hours Spring 2020: Tu.Th. 12:30-1:30 & by appointment

Assistant Professor, Executive Director, Western History Association

North American West; Great Plains; U.S. Women and Gender; Native American and Indigenous History

David Roediger
American Studies Chair, Foundation Distinguished Professor
Bailey Hall, 213

Race, ethnicity, labor, 19th century US. 

Office Hours Spring 2020: W 12:00-2:00 & by appointment

Religion in the US, US History, Scriptural Interpretation, Conservative Evangelicalism, American Studies, Economics, Neoliberalism, Race and Religion, 20th Century US; Ancient World with a focus in Ancient Egypt and Ancient Mesopotamia, Biblical Studies

Office Hours Spring 2020: Th. 12:30-2:30 and by appointment


Kim Warren
Associate Professor
Budig Hall, Room 135

History of gender and race in African American and Native American education; history of Kansas; United States history; women's history; citizenship and American identity; race and gender relations; identity development in the African Diaspora; social, civil rights, and reform movements.

Office Hours Spring 2020: Tu. 12:00-3:00

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