History

Andrew Bergerson

Professor of History & Public Humanities
816-235-6118 x1
bergersona@umkc.edu
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Professor Drew Bergerson is an historian of modern Germany with particular interest in the history of everyday life (Alltagsgeschichte), ethnographic/oral...

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Rebecca Davis

Associate Teaching Professor of History
816-235-6118 x2
davisrebe@umkc.edu

Professor Rebecca Davis is a social and political historian of modern American history with particular research and teaching interests in race, media, and the...

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Sandra Enriquez

Assistant Professor of History & Director of Public History Emphasis
816-235-6118 x3
enriquezs@umkc.edu

Professor Sandra Enríquez is a social historian of modern United States history with particular research and teaching interests in Chicanx and Latinx history,...

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David Freeman

Associate Professor of History & Religious Studies
816-235-6118 x4
freemandf@umkc.edu

Professor David Freeman is a Dutch Atlantic World historian with an interest in trade. His first book, A Silver River in a Silver World, 1648-1678 (Cambridge,...

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Brian Frehner

Associate Professor of History
816-235-6118 x5
frehnerb@umkc.edu

Brian Frehner writes and teaches about the history of oil, energy, environment, and the American West. He is currently at work on a monograph that recounts the...

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Viviana Grieco

Associate Professor of History & Latin American and Latinx Studies
816-235-6118 x6
griecov@umkc.edu

Professor Viviana L. Grieco studies the political economy and political culture of the Spanish Empire. Her research focuses on the Viceroyalty of Rio de la Plata...

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Hannah Hohenstein-Flack

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Linda Mitchell

Professor of History, Martha Jane Phillips Starr Missouri Distinguished Endowed Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies
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816-235-6118 x7
mitchellli@umkc.edu

Professor Mitchell has held the Starr Professorship in Women’s and Gender Studies since 2008, is a member of both the REGS and the History Departments, and...

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Diane Mutti-Burke

Professor of History, Department Chair & Director of the Center for Midwestern Studies
816-235-2549
muttiburked@umkc.edu

Diane Mutti Burke is an historian of the American South and the Civil War with a particular interest in the history of slavery, women, and the Missouri/Kansas...

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Matthew Osborn

Associate Professor of History
816-235-6118 x8
osbornmw@umkc.edu

A historian of early America, Dr. Matthew Warner Osborn is currently writing a book on a fanciful character named the Night Hawk, who first appeared in a radical...

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Massimiliano Vitiello

Professor of History & Classics
816-235-6118 x9
vitiellom@umkc.edu

Professor Vitiello currently holds the Norman Royall Professorship. He is an historian of Ancient History, Late Antiquity, Byzantium and the early Middle Ages,...

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