Department of History

MSC06 3760
Mesa Vista Hall , Room 1104
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: (505) 277-2451
Fax: (505) 277-6023

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Photo: Durwood Ball

Durwood Ball - Associate Professor

Editor, New Mexico Historical Review

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Office: Mesa Vista 1002
Phone: (505) 277-7847

US West

American Frontier and Western History, U.S. Military History, U.S. History, Male Gender History

Richard Berthold - Associate Professor Retired

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Europe

Photo: Judy Bieber

Judy Bieber - Associate Professor

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Office: 2084 Mesa Vista Hall
Phone: (505) 277-3765

Latin America

Politics and State Building, Slavery, African Diaspora, Race and Ethnicity, Frontiers and Borderlands, Indigenous Peoples

Photo: Melissa Bokovoy

Melissa Bokovoy - Professor

Department Chair

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Office: Mesa Vista 2080
Phone: (505) 277-2451

Europe

Eastern Europe since 1453, Modern Europe, World War I and II, Balkans

Photo: Luis Campos

Luis Campos - Associate Professor

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Office: Mesa Vista 2094

Europe, United States, US West

History of Science and Medicine, Environmental History, Gender and Sexuality, Race and Ethnicity

Photo: Margaret Connell-Szasz

Margaret Connell-Szasz - Professor

Regents' Professor in Arts and Sciences

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Office: Mesa Vista 2100
Phone: (505) 277-5245

US West

American Indian/Alaskan Native/ Native Hawaiian, Celtic History post 1700, Comparative Indigenous History, History of Scotland

Photo: Sarah Davis-Secord

Sarah Davis-Secord - Associate Professor

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Office: Mesa Vista 2092

Europe

Middle Ages, History of the Medieval Mediterranean, Christian-Muslim-Jewish Relations, Medieval Europe and the Islamic World

Photo: Richard Etulain

Richard Etulain - Professor Emeritus

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US West

Historiography, Cultural History, Abraham Lincoln

Photo: Tiffany N. Florvil

Tiffany N. Florvil - Assistant Professor

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Office: Mesa Vista 2080

Europe

20th Century Europe, Germany, Gender and Sexuality, Race and Ethnicity, War and Society, Politics and Economy, Frontiers and Borderlands

Photo: LM Garcia y Griego

LM Garcia y Griego - Associate Professor

Director, UNM Land Grant Studies Program

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Office: Mesa Vista Hall 1075
Phone: (505) 225-0043

US West

American West, Modern Mexico, U.S. Latino Population

Photo: Kimberly Gauderman

Kimberly Gauderman - Associate Professor

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Office: Mesa Vista 2079
Phone: (505) 277-7852

Latin America

Early and Modern Latin America,  Ethnohistory, Human Rights , Andes, Mexico, Central America, Gender, Indigenous Peoples

Photo: Frederick Gibbs

Frederick Gibbs - Associate Professor

Undergraduate Advisor

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Office: Mesa Vista Hall 1077

Europe

History of Diet and Health, Food History, History of Medicine, Digital History, Public History, Historiography, Spatial Humanities

Photo: Timothy Graham

Timothy Graham - Distinguished Professor

Regents' Professor in Arts and Sciences

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Office: Mesa Vista 2043
Phone: (505) 277-1191 / (505) 277-2252

Europe

Medieval History, Paleography and Codicology of Medieval Manuscripts, History of Anglo-Saxon Studies

Photo: Linda B. Hall

Linda B. Hall - Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Regents' Professor in Arts and Sciences

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Office: Mesa Vista 1076
Phone: (505) 277-4138

Latin America

Modern Latin America, Modern Mexico, Gender, Film, and Religion in Latin America

Photo: Luis Herrán Ávila

Luis Herrán Ávila  - Assistant Professor

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Office: 2096 Mesa Vista Hall

Latin America

Modern Latin American History (esp. Mexico, Argentina, Colombia), Cold War, Anticommunism,  Right Wing Movements, political and intellectual history, revolutionary and counterrevolutionary violence, enmity and conflict

Robert Himmerich y Valencia - Associate Professor Emeritus

Latin America

Photo: Elizabeth Hutchison

Elizabeth Hutchison - Professor

Marjorie Bell Chambers Distinguished Professor

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Office: Mesa Vista Hall 2083
Phone: (505) 277-2266

Latin America

Latin American Labor History, Twentieth-Century Chile, Gender and Sexuality, Southern Cone , Human Rights, Religion, Cold War

Photo: Paul Andrew Hutton

Paul Andrew Hutton - Distinguished Professor

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Office: Mesa Vista 1080
Phone: (505) 277-5234

US West

U.S. History, Frontier History, Military History, Popular Culture

Photo: Robert Jefferson

Robert Jefferson - Associate Professor

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Office: Mesa Vista Hall 1079

United States

African American History, Twentieth Century United States History, Military History, International Relations, Race and Disability Studies

John Kessell - Professor Emeritus

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US West

Photo: Charles McClelland

Charles McClelland - Professor Emeritus

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Office: Institute for the Medical Humanities/University of Texas (Medical Branch)

Europe

Photo: Erika Monahan

Erika Monahan - Associate Professor

Book reviews editor, Canadian-American Slavic Studies

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Office: Mesa Vista Hall 2077
Phone: (505)-277-7851

Europe

Russia, Early Modern Europe; empires; early modern commerce; early modern travelers' accounts; merchant cultures; political economy of early modern empires; history of corruption; environmental history; Central Asia, 

Photo: Nikolaus Overtoom

Nikolaus Overtoom - Lecturer III

Visiting Lecturer

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Phone: 505.277.2451

Photo: Jonathan Porter

Jonathan Porter - Professor Emeritus

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Asia

Modern China, East Asia

Photo: David Prior

David Prior - Assistant Professor

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Office: Mesa Vista Hall 1078

United States

Nineteenth Century United States, Civil War and Reconstruction, Nations and Nationalism, Atlantic and International History

Photo: Noel Pugach

Noel Pugach - Professor Emeritus

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Office: Mesa Vista 2056
Phone: (505) 277-2451

United States

Photo: Donna Ray

Donna Ray - Senior Lecturer

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Office: HUM 461

Europe

American Religion, History of Christianity, Western Religions, New Religious Movements

Photo: Barbara O. Reyes

Barbara O. Reyes - Associate Professor

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Office: Mesa Vista 1073
Phone: (505) 277-4133

Chicano History, Southwest History, U.S. Immigration History, Gender and Comparative Women's History, Race, Ethnicity, Cultural Studies

Photo: Caleb Richardson

Caleb Richardson - Assistant Professor

Honors Advisor

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Office: Mesa Vista 1109
Phone: (505) 277-5344

Europe

Modern British and Irish Cultural History, The Irish "Diaspora", War and Society, Class, Empire, Politics and Ecomonics, Race and Ethnicity, Frontiers and Borderlands

Photo: Patricia Risso

Patricia Risso - Professor Emeritus

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Office: Mesa Vista 2096
Phone: (505) 277-4348

Asia

Middle East, South Asia, Islam, Cross Cultural Contacts in Western Indian Ocean, 1500-1800, Interplay of Islamic and Customary Law

Richard Robbins - Professor Emeritus

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Janet Roebuck - Professor Emeritus

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Europe

Photo: Michael Ryan

Michael Ryan - Associate Professor

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Office: Mesa Vista 2058

Europe

Medieval History, Early Modern History

Photo: Enrique A. Sanabria

Enrique A. Sanabria - Associate Professor

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Office: Mesa Vista 2082
Phone: (505) 277-2267

Europe

Modern and Early Modern Iberian History

Photo: Virginia Scharff

Virginia Scharff - Distinguished Professor

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Office: Mesa Vista 2059
Phone: (505) 277-4344

US West

American West, Women's History, Environmental History, U.S. Social theory

Enrique Semo - Professor Emeritus

Latin America

M. Jane Slaughter - Professor Emeritus

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Office: Mesa Vista 1104
Phone: (505) 277-2451

Europe

Women's History, Sexuality, Modern Europe

Photo: Jason Scott Smith

Jason Scott Smith - Professor

Graduate Director

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Office: Mesa Vista 2098
Phone: (505) 277-2451

United States

Capitalism, Politics, Economy, Business and Labor in Modern American history.

Photo: Taylor Spence

Taylor Spence - Postdoctoral Fellow

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Office: Mesa Vista 1111
Phone: (505) 277-2451

United States

Early America, American Revolution in the U.S. Early Republic, Indigenous Histories, Environmental History

Jake Spidle - Associate Professor Emeritus

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Office: Mesa Vista 2062
Phone: (505) 277-4448

Europe

Germany, Medicine

Photo: Charlie Steen

Charlie Steen - Professor

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Office: Mesa Vista 2060
Phone: (505) 277-2639

Europe

France, Netherlands, Early Modern Europe

Photo: Samuel Truett

Samuel Truett - Associate Professor

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Office: Mesa Vista 2097
Phone: (505) 277-6210

US West

Borderlands History, Environmental History, History of the North American West, Nineteenth Century Mexico, Native American and Indigenous History, Transnational History, Empires and Borderlands in World History

Photo: Shannon Withycombe

Shannon Withycombe - Assistant Professor

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Office: Mesa Vista 2062

United States

History of Medicine , Gender and Sexuality, History of the Body, History of Reproduction, History of Women's Health, U.S. Public Health

Melvin Yazawa - Professor Emeritus

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United States

Colonial British America, American Revolution, Early Republic, American Constitution History to 1877