People

Mary Kathryn Barbier

Mary Kathryn Barbier

Associate Professor
mkb99@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

Military History, American History, Europe 1870-Present, Latin America
Marsha Barrett

Marsha Barrett

Assistant Professor
meb942@msstate.edu

662-325-3604

20th Century American Political, African American, Public Policy
Stephen Brain

Stephen Brain

Associate Professor & Graduate Coordinator
scbrain@history.msstate.edu

662-325-7084

Soviet/Russian History, Environmental History, Forest History
Richard Damms

Richard Damms

Associate Professor, Interim Division Head, Meridian
rdamms@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

20th Century U.S., Diplomacy, Latin America
Alexandra Finley

Alexandra Finley

Assistant Professor
axfinl@email.wm.edu

662-325-3604

African American history, Labor history, Women’s history, Antebellum South, Nineteenth-century U.S.
James C. Giesen

James C. Giesen

Associate Professor
jgiesen@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

Agricultural, Rural, Environmental History, African American, U.S. South
Alison Collis Greene

Alison Collis Greene

Assistant Professor and Off Campus Recruiting Coordinator
agreene@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

American Religious History, 20th Century United States
William Anthony Hay

William Anthony Hay

Associate Professor and Director, Institute for the Humanities
wilhay6248@aol.com

662-325-3604

Early Modern and Modern Britain
Mark D. Hersey

Mark D. Hersey

Associate Professor
mhersey@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

U.S. South, Environmental and Agricultural History, Rural America, African American
James Hill

James Hill

Lecturer

Atlantic World; Native American/indigenous; early American; colonial Latin American history
Alexandra Hui

Alexandra Hui

Associate Professor
ahui@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

German History, History of Modern Science, European Intellectual and Cultural History, Sound Studies
Andrew Lang

Andrew Lang

Assistant Professor
afl78@msstate.edu

662-325-3604

American Civil War and Reconstruction, Nineteenth-Century America, U.S. South, American Military History
Matthew Lavine

Matthew Lavine

Associate Professor and Distance Education Coordinator
mlavine@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

Science and Popular Culture, Technology, American West
Alan I. Marcus

Alan I Marcus

William L. Giles Distinguished Professor and Head
aimarcus@history.msstate.edu

662-325-7075

History of Technology, Science and Medicine, Intellectual History, Agricultural History
Anne Marshall

Anne Marshall

Associate Professor & Undergraduate Coordinator
amarshall@history.msstate.edu

662-325-8912

U.S. South, Women's History, 19th and 20th Century U.S
Peter C. Messer

Peter C. Messer

Associate Professor
pcm39@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

Early American, Early Modern European
Stephen Middleton

Stephen Middleton

Professor and Director of African American Studies
smiddleton@history.msstate.edu

662-325-1895

Race and American Law, African American History, American Civil Rights Movement, U.S. Constitutional History
Davide Orsini

Davide Orsini

Assistant Professor
dorsini@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

Science and Technology Studies, Modern Europe (Especially Mediterranean), Nuclear Studies, Public and Environmental Health, US Empire, Cold War.
Julia Osman

Julia Osman

Associate Professor
josman@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

France, Military History, Atlantic World
Judith A. Ridner

Judith A. Ridner

Associate Professor
jridner@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

Early and Frontier America, Immigration and Ethnicity, Oral History, Public History
Muey Ching Saeteurn

Muey Ching Saeteurn

Assistant Professor
msaeteurn@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

African History; Colonialism, Nationalism and Gender; Environmental History
Christopher A. Snyder

Christopher A. Snyder

Professor and Dean of the Shackouls Honors College
cas741@msstate.edu

(662)325-2522

Medieval History
Courtney Thompson

Courtney Thompson

Assistant Professor
cthompson@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

History of U.S. Women; History of Science; History of Medicine
Jason Morgan Ward

Jason Morgan Ward

Associate Professor
jward@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

20th Century U.S. History, Civil Rights and Racial Politics
Michael Vinson Williams

Michael Vinson Williams

Director of African American Studies and Professor of History, University of Texas at El Paso and Adjunct Professor of History, Mississippi State University
mvwilliams@utep.edu

915-747-7822 Office, 915-747-8666 Fax

African American History, Twentieth Century America, Africa
Shu-Hui Wu

Shu-Hui Wu

Professor
shuwu@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

18th Century Qing Political and Military History, 19th and 20th Century Chinese and Taiwanese Intellectual History, Japanese Colonialism in Taiwan, History of Ancient China