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Ryan Alexander, Associate Professor

Areas: Colonial & Modern Latin America, Comparative Latin American Revolutions & Social Movements, Mexico, Comparative Atlantic Slavery
Office: Champlain Valley Hall, 222
Phone: (518) 564-5291
Email: [email protected]
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Sylvie Beaudreau, Associate Professor

Areas: Canada, Canadian Women, Family, the French in North America, and North American history
Office: Champlain Valley Hall, 327
Phone: (518) 564-5216
Email: [email protected]
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Vincent P. Carey, Professor

Areas: Social History of Early Modern Europe, Colonialism and European Expansion in the Early Modern World, Intellectual History, Humanism, Reformation and the Renaissance, Sixteenth Century Ireland, Tudor England
Office: Champlain Valley Hall, 224
Phone: (518) 564-5214
Email: [email protected]
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Wendy M. Gordon, Professor

Areas: Migration, Scotland, British Empire, Early U.S.
Office: Champlain Valley Hall, 220
Phone: (518) 564-5212
Email: [email protected]
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Jeff Hornibrook, Professor

Areas: China, Japan, East Asia, Peasant Studies, Global
Office: Champlain Valley Hall, 225
Phone: (518) 564-5215
Email: [email protected]
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Gary Kroll, Professor and Department Chair

Areas: U.S. Environmental History; History of Ecology; History of U.S. Exploration; Adirondack Environmental History; Global; Modern U.S.; Historical Methodology
Office: Champlain Valley Hall, 323
Phone: (518) 564-2738
Email: [email protected]
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James M. Lindgren, Professor

Areas: Public History, U.S. Foreign Policy, Late 19th/Early 20th Century U.S.
Office: Champlain Valley Hall, 322
Phone: (518) 564-5219
Email: [email protected]
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Jessamyn Neuhaus, Professor

Areas: Twentieth Century United States, Cultural Studies, Gender Studies
Office: Champlain Valley Hall, 320
Phone: (518) 564-5217
Email: [email protected]
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Mark Richard, Professor

Areas: Canadian History, Québec History, Migration, Modern U.S. History
Office: Champlain Valley Hall, 221
Phone: (518) 564-2226
Email: [email protected]
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Richard Schaefer, Associate Professor

Areas: Modern European Intellectual History, German History, Religion
Office: Champlain Valley Hall, 324
Phone: (518) 564-5211
Email: [email protected]
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Connie Shemo, Associate Professor

Areas: U.S. Women's History, History of Medicine, Modern Global History, Chinese Women's History, U.S. Women's History
Office: Champlain Valley Hall, 325
Phone: (518) 564-2739
Email: [email protected]
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Nicolle Jarvis, Secretary

Office: Champlain Valley Hall, 321
Phone: (518)564-2213
Email: [email protected]

Faculty Emeriti

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Anita Rapone, Professor Emerita

Areas: Women in the United States, Social Movements, 20th Century
Email: [email protected]

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Stuart F. Voss, Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus

Areas: Colonial, Middle, and Modern Latin America; Colonial United States; Medieval Spain; U.S. Survey to 1877
Office: Hawkins Hall, 251
Phone: (518) 564-4217
Email: [email protected]
Learn more about Stuart Voss