Faculty

Associate Professor

Field: Ancient History

Research Interests: Greek and Roman History, Late Antiquity, Philosophy and Culture, Historiography, Greek and Latin Languages and stylistics, Ancient and Renaissance Cultural History, Early Medieval History

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Email: bduvick@uccs.edu
Office Phone: (719) 255-4077
Office: COB 2057

forest

Associate Professor

Field: American History

Research Interests: Native American Indian ethnohistory east of the Mississippi; U.S. social history, 1865-1980; traditional West African (Yoruba) religion and syncretism in the western hemisphere; specializations in postbellum cultural and intellectual history, medieval Europe to 1150, and American literature to 1945.

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Email: bguillau@uccs.edu
Office Phone: (719) 255-4080
Office: COBH 2051

Harvey Professor
Department Chair

Field: United States History

Research Interests: U.S. Religious, Political, Economic, and Cultural History

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Email: pharvey@uccs.edu
Office Phone: (719) 255-4078
Office: COB 2055

Hill Professor

Field: Modern South Asian History

Research Interests: Environmental History of Modern India

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Email: chill@uccs.edu
Office Phone: (719) 255-4081
Office: COB 2049

jimenez

Associate Professor
Director of Graduate Studies

Field: Latin American/Chicano History

Teaching/Research Interests: Latin American History, Mexican History, and History of Cities, Citizenship, and Public Space

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Email: cjimenez@uccs.edu
Office Phone: (719) 255-4076
Office: COB 2059

martinez

Assistant Professor

Field: Medieval European History

Research Interests: Jews, Catholics, and conversos in late medieval and early modern Spain and the Americas, Early Modern Europe

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Email: rmartin8@uccs.edu
Office Phone: (719) 255-4070
Office: COB 2046
Sackett

Professor

Fields: Modern Europe, Germany since the 18th Century, the Holocaust, Genocide and Oppression, History & Literature, History & Film

Research Interests: Public Discussion of Genocide and Racism in the Early Federal Republic of Germany; Responses in Contemporary Mexico to European Fascism, the Second World War, and the Nazi Genocide

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Email: rsackett@uccs.edu
Office Phone: (719) 255-4079
Office: COB, 1st floor
Sackett

Assistant Professor

Field: Asian History

Research Interests: Classical thought in early China to political history of the People’s Republic of China with a focus on the late imperial period (the Ming-Qing dynasties, 1368-1911). My current research projects are situated at the intersection of intellectual history and social history, and I am intrigued by how ideas and social contexts inform one another.

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Email: ywei@uccs.edu
Office Phone: (719) 255-3768
Office: COB, 1st floor

Assistant Professor

woodall

Assistant Professor, History and Women's and Ethnic Studies Program
Executive Curator, Intersections Film Festival
Department Website Coordinator and Editor
On leave 2012-2013 AY 

Field: Modern Middle East History

Research Interests: Late-Ottoman and early Turkish republican history; sensory, cultural, and urban history of the Middle East; transnationalism; critical pedagogies 

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Email: cwoodall@uccs.edu
Office Phone: (719) 255-3768
Office: COB 2045


History Department Instructors


 

Instructor Emeritus

Brumlik

Career at UCCS: From the 1990s until 2014, Peter Brumlik taught a wide variety of courses at UCCS. In 2014, he retired in order to focus more full-time on his medical practice in Colorado Springs. The History Department is grateful to Peter for his many years of great teaching and wonderful good humor.

Research Interests: Southeast Asia with an emphasis on the French and American Vietnam Wars




Leah Davis-Witherow

Instructor

Leah

Field: American History

Teaching and Research/Background Fields: Colorado History, the American Southwest, Material Culture, Public History, Women's History, Industrialization of the West, Market Revolution, the Gilded Age and Progressive Era Reform


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Email: ldavis2@uccs.edu
Office Phone: (719) 255-4078
Office: CoH 2055


Senior Instructor

headle 

Field: American History

Research Interests: History of the American West, Colonial American History

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Email: bheadle@uccs.edu
Office Phone: (719) 255-4028
Office: COB 2050



Senior Instructor


Postell 

Field: Medieval European and English History

Research Interests: Middle Ages and Renaissance hisory (with emphasis on constitutional, intellectual, literary, and cultural history), English History from the Anglo-Saxon period to eighteenth century; Elizabethan studies; Women's history; Jane Austen and her world

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Email: jmyers@uccs.edu
Office Phone: (719) 255-4082
Office: COB 2047   

price

Field: Asian History

Research Interests: Chinese and Japanese History, rise of Imperial Japan, Japanese Shogunate

Judith Price taught history at UCCS from 1987 to 2012, and endowed the first-ever Chair in a Humanities program at UCCS, the Donahue Chair of East Asian Studies. 

Roy Jo Sartin

Instructor


price

Field: Ancient, Mesopotamian, Egyptian, and Medieval History

Research Interests: Roy Jo Sartin joined the History Department in Fall 2014 as a half-time Lecturer, to be focused on courses in Ancient and Medieval History.