People

Mary Kathryn Barbier

Mary Kathryn Barbier

Professor and co-editor, War in History; 2021-2022 Distinguished Visiting Professor, US Air Force Academy
mkb99@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

Military History, American History, Europe 1870-Present, Latin America
Stephen Brain

Stephen Brain

Associate Professor. Co-Editor of Environmental History, the journal of the American Society for Environmental History and the Forest History Society
scbrain@history.msstate.edu

662-325-7084

Soviet/Russian History, Environmental History, Forest History
Ann Daly

Ann Daly

Assistant Professor; On Leave at the American Antiquarian Society for the 2021-22 Academic Year
ann_daly@alumni.brown.edu
U.S. History, 1820-1860; Capitalism; Slavery; Money
Richard Damms

Richard Damms

Associate Professor and Division Head of Arts & Sciences, Meridian
rdamms@history.msstate.edu

(601)-484-0140

20th Century U.S., Diplomacy, Latin America
Christian Flow

Christian Flow

Assistant Professor
cf1258@msstate.edu
European History, Early Modern History, History of Science
Freeman

Stephanie Freeman

Assistant Professor
sf1067@msstate.edu

662-325-3604

History of U.S. Foreign Relations, 20th Century U.S. History, Nuclear History
James C. Giesen

James C. Giesen

Associate Professor and Grisham Master Teacher
jgiesen@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

Agricultural, Rural, Environmental History, African American, U.S. South
William Anthony Hay

William Anthony Hay

Professor
wilhay6248@aol.com

662-325-3604

Early Modern and Modern Britain
Mark D. Hersey

Mark D. Hersey

Associate Professor & Co-Editor, Environmental History; Beverly B. and Gordon W. Gulmon Scholar in the Humanities; 2021-2022 Fulbright Bicentennial Chair in American Studies, University of Helsinki
mhersey@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

U.S. South, Environmental and Agricultural History, Rural America, African American
Alexandra Hui

Alexandra Hui

Associate Professor and Co-Editor, Isis, the journal of the History of Science Society
ahui@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

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

Andrew F. Lang

Associate Professor and Graduate Co-ordinator; Beverly B. and Gordon W. Gulmon Scholar in the Humanities
alang@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

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

Matthew Lavine

Associate Professor and Undergraduate Coordinator. Co-Editor of Isis, the Journal of the History of Science Society.
mlavine@history.msstate.edu

662-325-8912

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 and Distance Coordinator
amarshall@history.msstate.edu
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
Julia Osman

Julia Osman

Associate Professor, Off-Campus Recruiting Co-ordinator and Director, Institute for the Humanities
josman@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

France, Military History, Atlantic World
Judith A. Ridner

Judith A. Ridner

Professor & Co-Editor, Early American Studies
jridner@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

Early and Frontier America, Immigration and Ethnicity, Oral History, Public History
Morgan Robinson

Morgan J. Robinson

Assistant Professor; 2021-2022 Humboldt Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers, Institute for Asian and African Studies, Humboldt University
mjr530@msstate.edu

662-325-3604

Africa, WPIA, History of Science
Christopher A. Snyder

Christopher A. Snyder

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

(662)325-2522

Medieval History
Leigh Soares

Leigh Soares

Assistant Professor
lsoares@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

African American History, U.S. South, 19th and 20th Century U.S., History of Education
Thompson

Courtney Thompson

Assistant Professor, Phi Alpha Theta Advisor and Medical Humanities Certificate committee chair
cthompson@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

History of U.S. Women; History of Science; History of Medicine
Thompson

Joseph Thompson

Assistant Professor
jthompson@history.msstate.edu

662-325-3604

The US South, Twentieth Century America
Michael 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