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History Department Faculty and Staff


Dr. Angela Murphy, Faculty PhotoDr. Angela Murphy
Professor and Chair
American History
Specialty:
U.S. Civil War & Reconstruction
Email: am34@txstate.edu

Dr. Thomas Alter, Faculty PhotoDr. Thomas Alter
Lecturer
American History
Specialty:
Labor, Race, Capitalism, Populism, Transnationalism
Email: ta1066@txstate.edu

Dr. Nancy Berlage, Faculty PhotoDr. Nancy Berlage
Associate Professor
Public History
Specialty:
20th Century U.S., Rural, Gender, Political, Economic
Email: nkb11@txstate.edu

Dr. Elizabeth Bishop, Faculty PhotoDr. Elizabeth Bishop
Associate Professor
West Asia & North African History
Specialty:
Middle East, Arabic History
Email: eb26@txstate.edu

Dr. Mary Brennan, Faculty PhotoDr. Mary Brennan
Professor, Dean: College of Liberal Arts
American History
Specialty:
Post-1945 U.S., Political History
Email: mb18@txstate.edu

Dr. Gene Bourgeois, Faculty PhotoDr. Gene Bourgeois
Professor, Provost: Vice President for Academic Affairs
European History
Specialty:
Tudor-Stuart England, English Local History
Email: eb04@txstate.edu

Dr. Ronald Brown, Faculty PhotoDr. Ronald Brown
Professor
American History
Specialty:
Western U.S., Business, Labor, Technology, Oral History
Email: rb04@txstate.edu

Dr. Pierre Cagniart, Faculty PhotoDr. Pierre Cagniart
Associate Professor
European History
Specialty:
Ancient World, Roman Military
Email: pc09@txstate.edu

Dr. Sarah Coleman, Photograph 2019Dr. Sarah Coleman
Assistant Professor
American History
Specialty:
Immigration, Race and Rights in the U.S., Public Policy, Social Movements
Email: src202@txstate.edu

Sara Damiano, Faculty PhotoDr. Sara Damiano
Assistant Professor
American History
Specialty:
Early America and the Atlantic World, Women and Gender, Legal History, Economic History
Email: sdamiano@txstate.edu

Dr. Peter Dedek, Faculty PhotoDr. Peter Dedek
Associate Professor

Public History
Specialty:
Architectural History, American History, 19th and 20th Centuries
Email: pdedek@txstate.edu

Dr. Jose Carlos de la Puente, Faculty PhotoDr. José Carlos de la Puente
Associate Professor & Graduate Advisor
Latin American History
Specialty:
Colonial Latin American & Indigenous Populations of the Andes
Email: jd65@txstate.edu

Dr. Lynn Denton, Faculty PhotoDr. Lynn Denton
Director: Public History Program
Public History
Specialty:
Public History, Museums, Representation and Material Culture
Email: pd16@txstate.edu

Dr. Shannon Duffy, Faculty PhotoDr. Shannon Duffy
Senior Lecturer
American History
Specialty:
Early American History
Email: sd22@txstate.edu

Ms. Trace Etienne, Faculty PhotoMs. Trace Etienne
Senior Lecturer & Undergraduate Advisor

Student Teacher Preparation
Specialty:
20th Century U.S., Women's History
Email: te01@txstate.edu

Dr. Bryan Glass, Faculty PhotoDr. Bryan Glass
Senior Lecturer

European History
Specialty:
Modern British, British Imperial History
Email: bg30@txstate.edu

Dr. Paul Hart, Faculty PhotoDr. Paul Hart
Professor

Latin American History
Specialty:
Modern Latin American, Mexican-American, U.S., Mexico
Email: ph18@txstate.edu

Dr. Jeff Helgeson, Faculty PhotoDr. Jeff Helgeson
Associate Professor

American History
Specialty:
Labor, African American History
Email: jh221@txstate.edu

Ms. Irene Hindson, Faculty PhotoMs. Irene Hindson
Senior Lecturer, Undergraduate Advisor

American History
Specialty:
U.S. History
Email: ih01@txstate.edu

Dr. Ronald Angelo Johnson, Faculty PhotoDr. Ronald Angelo Johnson
Associate Professor

American History
Specialty:
Early American and Atlantic World, Diplomacy, Race, Religion
Email: ronjohnson@txstate.edu

Ms. Deirdre Lannon Albrecht, Faculty PhotoMs. Deirdre Lannon Albrecht
Senior Lecturer

American History
Specialty:
U.S., Culture and Music History, Social Movements
Email: dl24@txstate.edu

Dr. Debra Law, Faculty PhotoDr. Debra Law
Lecturer

Latin American History
Specialty:
Latin American and Atlantic History.
Email: dlaw@txstate.edu

Dr. Elizabeth Makowski, Faculty PhotoDr. Elizabeth Makowski
Professor

European History
Specialty:
Medieval Europe, Cannon Law, Religious Women
Email: em13@txstate.edu

Dr. Bryan Mann, Faculty PhotoDr. Bryan Mann
Senior Lecturer

European History
Specialty:
Tudor-Stuart England
Email: bm30@txstate.edu

Dr. Kenneth Margerison, Faculty PhotoDr. Kenneth Margerison
Professor
European History
Specialty:
18th Century France, French Revolution
Email: km04@txstate.edu

Dr. Jeffrey Mauck, Faculty PhotoDr. Jeffrey Mauck
Senior Lecturer
American History
Specialty:
Public History, Local and Community
Email: jm81@txstate.edu

Dr. John Mckiernan-Gonzalez, Faculty PhotoDr. John Mckiernan-González
Supple Professor of Southwestern Studies
American History
Specialty:
Mexican American, Latino Studies, Social and Cultural History of Medicine, Immigration
Email: jrm259@txstate.edu

Dr. James McWilliams, Faculty PhotoDr. James McWilliams
Professor
American History
Specialty:
Colonial America, Economic & Cultural
Email: jm71@txstate.edu

Dr. Jason Mellard, Faculty PhotoDr. Jason Mellard
Assistant Professor & Director, Center for Texas Music History
American History
Specialty:
Post-1945 U.S., Music History, Texas History
Email: jasonmellard@txstate.edu

Margaret Menninger, Faculty PhotoDr. Margaret Menninger
Associate Professor
European History
Specialty:
Modern Europe, Modern Germany
Email: mm48@txstate.edu

Dr. Rebecca Montomery, Faculty PhotoDr. Rebecca Montgomery
Associate Professor
American History
Specialty:
Gilded Age & Progressive Era, The New South, Education
Email: rm53@txstate.edu

Dr. Joshua Paddison, Faculty PhotoDr. Joshua Paddison
Lecturer
American History
Specialty:
Religion, Race, American West
Email: j_p532@txstate.edu

Dr. Jessica Pliley, Faculty PhotoDr. Jessica Pliley
Associate Professor
American History
Specialty:
Women, Gender, Modern U.S.
Email: jp74@txstate.edu

Dr. Leah RenoldDr. Leah Renold, Faculty Photo
Associate Professor
South Asian History

Specialty: South Asia
Email: lr22@txstate.edu

Dr. Caroline Ritter, Faculty PhotoDr. Caroline Ritter
Assistant Professor
European History

Email: ritter@txstate.edu

Joaquin Rivaya-Martinez, Faculty PhotoDr. Joaquín Rivaya-Martínez
Associate Professor
Ethnohistory

Specialty: Indigenous Peoples, Borderlands, Captivity, American History
Email: jr59@txstate.edu

Dr. Allison RobinsonDr. Allison Robinson, Faculty Photo
Lecturer
American History

Specialty: Gender, race, and incarceration in the United States during the 20th century
Email: ah1646@txstate.edu

Dr. Jeremy Roethler, Faculty PhotoDr. Jeremy Roethler
Senior Lecturer
European History
Specialty:
German History; Russian History; Central-Eastern European History; Western Cultural and Intellectual History
Email: jsr97@txstate.edu

Dr. Anadelia Romo, Faculty PhotoDr. Anadelia Romo
Associate Professor
Latin American History

Specialty: Latin America, Race & Gender, History of Anthropology
Email: ar23@txstate.edu

Dr. James Selcriag, Faculty Photo Dr. James Selcraig
Senior Lecturer
American History

Specialty: U.S. 20th Century
Email: js32@txstate.edu

Dr. Peter Siegenthaler, Faculty PhotoDr. Peter Siegenthaler
Senior Lecturer
East Asian History
Specialty:
Japanese Studies, East & Central Asia, Historic Preservation
Email: ps30@txstate.edu

Dr. Ellen TillmanDr. Ellen Tillman, Faculty Photo
Associate Professor
Latin American History
Specialty:
Military History, Modern Americas
Email: et19@txstate.edu

Mr. Dan K. UtleyMr. Dan K. Utley, Faculty Photo
Lecturer
Public History
Specialty:
Public History, Oral History
Email: du11@txstate.edu

Dr. Louie Dean Valencia-Garcia, Faculty PhotoDr. Louie Dean Valencia-García
Assistant Professor
Digital History
Specialty:
Digital History, European History, Spain, the Mediterranean, Transnational
Email: lvalencia@txstate.edu

Dr. Dwight WatsonDr. Dwight Watson, Faculty Photo
Associate Professor
American History
Specialty:
US. African American History, Race Relations, Texas
Email: dw25@txstate.edu

Dr. Joseph Yick, Faculty PhotoDr. Joseph Yick
Professor
East Asian History
Specialty:
Modern China, Chinese Communism
Email: jy02@txstate.edu


Associated Faculty

Ms. Katharine SalzmannMs. Katharine Salzmann, Faculty Photo
Associated Faculty

Public History
Email: salzmann@txstate.edu

Ms. Kristine TomaKristine Toma, Faculty Photo
Associated Faculty
Public History

Email: kris.toma@txstate.edu


Staff

Madelyn PatlanMadelyn Patlan, Staff Photo
Administrative Assistant III

Phone: 512.245.5335
Email: mp47@txstate.edu

Roberta Ruiz, Staff PhotoRoberta Ann Ruiz
Administrative Assistant II

Phone: 512.245.2142
Email: roberta@txstate.edu

Irene HindsonIrene Hindson, Staff Photo
History Undergraduate Advisor

Phone: 512.245.2142
Email: ih01@txstate.edu

Trace Etienne, Faculty PhotoTrace Etienne
History Undergraduate Adviser

Phone: 512.245.2142
Email: te01@txstate.edu

Adam ClarkAdam Clark, Staff Photo
Website & Technical Support
Phone:
512.245.2535
Email: adam.clark@txstate.edu