Faculty in the Department of History
Kyle G. Volk Associate Professor of History; Chair of the Department of HistoryOffice: LA 252
Wintersession 2020: By appointment. All office-hour meetings will be conducted via Zoom (use this link to enter the "waiting room"). Please email me for an appointment.Field of Study:
United States History; Democracy, Capitalism, & the American State; Political, Intellectual, Social & Legal History; Public Policy & Political Economy; Civil Rights & Civil Liberties
Claire Rydell Arcenas Assistant Professor of History; Director of Undergraduate StudiesOffice: LA 261
Fall 2020, via Zoom!
Wednesdays, 1:00-2:00pm (Please use this Zoom link to enter the waiting room.)
Fridays, 11:00am-12:00pm (Please use this Zoom link to enter the waiting room.)
& by appointment.
American History; Intellectual History; History of Political Thought and Politics; History of Education; History of the Atlantic World; Historiography; Digital Humanities.
Scott Arcenas Assistant ProfessorOffice: LA 263
Wednesdays, 2-4, and by appointmentField of Study:
European History; Political, Economic, and Social History of the Ancient Mediterranean; Digital History; Ancient Historiography; Greek and Latin Literature
Richard Drake Lucile Speer Research Chair in Politics and HistoryOffice: University Hall 314
Tuesdays, 10-12, and by appointment.Field of Study:
Modern European Social, Cultural, and Intellectual History; Italian History; Terrorism; Contemporary Europe; Historiography; Modern American Foreign Policy
Anya Jabour Regents Professor of HistoryOffice: LA 254
Mondays, 2-4, and by appointment. All office hours will be conducted via Zoom.
Current students should use the relevant class link posted on Moodle. Others should use https://umontana.zoom.us/j/2482359688.Field of Study:
U.S. Social, Political, and Cultural History; Women, Family, Gender, and Sexuality; The American South; Progressive Era and New Deal
Nathaniel B. Levtow Associate Professor; Director of Global Humanities and ReligionsOffice: LA 150
Tues and Thurs 2:15 - 3:15 and by appointment.
For a Zoom office appointment please email firstname.lastname@example.orgField of Study:
Ancient history; history of religion; biblical studies
Jody Pavilack Associate Professor of History; Director of Graduate StudiesOffice: LA 265
Office Hours: Field of Study:
Modern Latin American History; Social, Cultural, and Political History; Labor; Historical Memory
Tobin Miller Shearer Professor of History; Director of African-American StudiesOffice: LA 262
Fall Semester 2020
Wednesdays, 1-3:00 p.m.
Please use this Zoom link: https://umontana.zoom.us/j/92757844921
No appointment required but advance notice always appreciated.
And gladly by appointment.Field of Study:
African-American History; Race; Religious History; Children's History; Anabaptist History; Civil Rights movement History; social movement history;
Jeff Wiltse Professor of HistoryOffice: LA 251
All office hours for the Fall 2020 semester will be conducted via Zoom.
Mondays: 3:00-4:00 pm (use this link to enter the "waiting room" for this time)
Wednesdays: 1:00-1:45 pm (use this link to enter the "waiting room for this time)
Field of Study:
Modern American Social and Cultural History; Public Space and Public Life; Montana History
Leif Fredrickson Visiting Assistant Professor of HistoryOffice: LA 260
9am-11am (Thursday) or by appointment. *Remote via Zoom for 2020 and 2021. Click to enter waiting room.Field of Study:
Modern US History; Urban and Environmental History; Public History
Associate Research Professor
Field of Study:
History of conservation, Indians and the environment, the fur trade, National Park Service organizational history
Office: NAC 203D (closed) No in-person meetings, please e-mail
Office: Stone Hall 303B
Associate Director, Central and Southwest Asia Program