Department of History Faculty


  Professors of History
Click professors' names to contact them.
      J. Brett Adams (ABD, University of Oklahoma)
Environmental History, the American South and Rural History
Preston Ridge Campus, Office J212, 972-377-1604
      Adrienne Caughfield (Ph.D., Texas Christian University, 2002)
Jacksonian Era, American expansionism and exceptionalism, Cold War
Spring Creek Campus, B117, 972-578-5576
      Matthew Ware Coulter (PhD, University of North Texas, 1996)
Twentieth Century US; American Foreign Policy; the Presidency of Franklin D. Roosevelt
Spring Creek Campus, Office C226, 972-881-5816
      Joe Jaynes (JD, Southern Methodist University, 2004)
The Presidency, Civil War, 1960s, Civil Rights
Central Park Campus, Office E214, 214-491-6258
Joan Jenkins (PhD, University of North Texas, 1989)
Western Civilization; Reformation and Enlightenment; Philosophy of David Hume
Spring Creek Campus, Office K243, 972-881-5829
      Melissa Johnson (MA, Texas Woman's University, 2000)
Nineteenth Century America; Industrialization
Spring Creek Campus, Office BB212, 972-578-5534
      Frank Mayhew (MA, Texas Woman's University, 2001)
Nineteenth Century U.S. History and Texas
Central Park Campus, Office E209, 972-548-6584
      Melody Miyamoto (PhD, Arizona State University, 2006)
The American West, Women and Gender
Central Park Campus, Office B233, 972-548-6685
      Jason Morgan (PhD, University of Texas)
      Chad E. Pearson (PhD, State University of New York, Albany, 2008)
Business; Labor and Working Class; Gilded Age; Progressive Era
Spring Creek Campus, Office BB109, 972-881-5115
      Michael Phillips (PhD, University of Texas, 2002)
Racial Ideology; Texas History; the American Right Wing
Spring Creek Campus, Office J244, 972-578-5504
      Thomas TJ Pickens (ABD, University of North Texas)
      Mark D. Popowsk (PhD, Oklahoma State University, 2008)
Twentieth Century U.S.; Cold War Era; American Catholicism; American Conservatism
Preston Ridge Campus, Office J218, 972-377-1601
      Meredith Richards-Martin (MA, Midwestern State University, 2002)
Late Nineteenth Century US History; Nineteenth Century Texas History; Middle Eastern History
Preston Ridge Campus, Office F167, 972-377-1025
      Clinton Starr (PhD, University of Texas, 2005)
U.S. Intellectual and Cultural History; Sexuality in the U.S.; Twentieth Century U.S.
Preston Ridge Campus, Office J245, 972-377-1703.
      Kristen Streater (PhD, University of Kentucky, 2001)
19th Century US History, Antebellum South, Women, Civil War
Spring Creek Campus, Office B118, Suite B115, 972-578-5577
      Samuel K. Tullock (PhD, University of Texas-Dallas, 1997)
American Colonial; American Religion; Twentieth Century Religious Movements 
Spring Creek Campus, Office D223, 972-881-5737
      Keith Volanto (PhD, Texas A&M University, 1998)
Great Depression/New Deal and Early Twentieth Century US History
Spring Creek Campus, Office L206, 972-578-5531
      Roger Ward (ABD, University of Kentucky)
Nineteenth Century America; Age of Jackson; African American History
Spring Creek Campus, Office B115A, 972-516-5026
      David Weiland (PhD, Cambridge University, 1996)
Latin America, Spain and Empire, Early Modern Europe and Economic History
Spring Creek Campus, Office L214 (Library), 972-881-5948
      Kyle Wilkison (PhD, Vanderbilt University, 1995)
American South; American Social History; Twentieth Century U.S.
Spring Creek Campus, Office L269, 972-881-5834
Associate Faculty Offices
Associate faculty members may be contacted through the offices below. 
  Central Park Campus - McKinney
Associate Faculty Office B305
Preston Ridge Campus - Frisco
Associate Faculty Office F243
Spring Creek Campus - Plano
Associate Faculty Office - K239
Associate Faculty Office - B103


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