Category Archives: history

Barbara Allen, Ph.D.

Barbara C. Allen, associate professor of history, is a historian of Russia and the Soviet Union, specializing in the history of the Russian revolutionary movement and the early Soviet state. Her research interests include the history of working-class opposition to the Soviet Communist Party’s dictatorship. She has conducted archival research in Russia, Ukraine, and the […]

Francis Ryan, Ed.D

Francis J. Ryan, Professor of American Studies, is a cultural and intellectual historian of American education. He is also a former president of the Eastern American Studies Association. His research interests include the history of American education (particularly progressive education and Catholic education); American immigration and ethnicity; narcissism in American culture and literature; and the […]

Stuart Leibiger, Ph.D.

Education Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1995 M.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1989 B.A., University of Virginia, 1987 Teaching HIS 202 (Themes in American History) HIS 251 (Global History since 1500) HIS 200 (United States History to 1877) HIS 302 (Revolutionary America) HIS 302 (Revolutionary America Travel Study) HIS 315 […]