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Campus Location

Central Classroom Building 211

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 173362
Campus Box 27
Denver CO 80217-3362

Phone:

(303) 615-0500

Fax:

(303) 556-2671


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Shelby Balik
Associate Professor


303-615-0152



sbalik@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211F

Office Hours:

None

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

A.B., Brown University; A.M., University of Michigan at Ann Arbor; M.A., Ph. D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

 

Areas of Interest:

Early American History, History of American Religion, American Families, Material Culture, American Slavery, and the History of Education

 

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

No classes



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Chrystyna Banks
Academic Program Coordinator


303-615-1539



bankschr@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Full-Time Staff

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211A

Office Hours:

Monday-Friday:

8:00-5:00

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile


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Francisco Barbosa
Assistant Professor


303-615-0159



fbarbosa@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211G

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

B.A University of California, Los Angeles, M.A. California State University, Los Angeles, Ph.D. Indiana University

 

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

No classes



Monica Black
Affiliate Faculty


303-556-3113



mblack19@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Affiliate Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211 X

Office Hours:

TBD

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

HIS 1150-034--Multicultural America

Online



Andrew Detch
Affiliate Faculty


303-615-0500



adetch@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Hours:

TBD

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

HIS 1150-031--Multicultural America

Online

 



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James "Jim" Drake
Professor/Chair


303-615-0366



drakeja@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211H

Office Hours:

TBD

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

B.A. University of California-Berkeley, M.A., Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles

 

Areas of Interest:

Colonial and Revolutionary America, the North American West, and Environmental History

 

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

No classes



Derek Everett
Senior Lecturer


303-615-0398



deveret4@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211AA

Office Hours:

TBD

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

B.A. Western State College of Colorado, M.A. Colorado State University, Ph.D. University of Arkansas

 

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

HIS 1210-031-- American History to 1865

Online



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Margaret "Meg" Frisbee
Associate Professor


303-615-0438



mfrisbee@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211B

Office Hours:

TBD

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

B.A. Loyola Marymount University, M.A. California State University, Northridge, Ph.D. University of New Mexico

 

Areas of Interest:

The West, Sports and Popular Culture

 

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

HIS 1220-031--American History since 1865

Online

HIS 3420-031--American West

Online



Joseph Grannes
Assistant to the Academic Program Coordinator


303-615-1541



jgrannes@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Full-Time Staff

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211

Office Hours:

Monday-Friday:

8:00am-5:00pm

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile


Kimberly "Kim" Klimek
Associate Professor


303-615-0698



klimekk@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211T

Office Hours:

None

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

B.A. University of Colorado, M.A. Colorado State University, Ph.D. University of New Mexico

 

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

No classes



Jennifer Koshatka Seman
Lecturer


303-556-3113



jseman@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Full-Time Staff

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211 X

Office Hours:

Monday through Thursday:

12:30-1:30p

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

HIS 1150-005--Multicultural America

MW 9:40-12:10p (WC 157)

HIS 1150-006--Multicultural America

TR 9:40-12:10p (WC 157)



R. "Todd" Laugen
Professor


303-615-0737



rlaugen@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211L

Office Hours:

TBD

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

B.A. University of Virginia, A.M. Stanford University, Ph.D. University of Colorado

 

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

No classes



Stephen Leonard
Professor


303-615-0753



leonards@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211C

Office Hours:

TBD

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

B.A. Regis College, M.A. University of Wyoming, Ph.D. Claremont Graduate School

 

Areas of Interest:

The History of Colorado and Denver

 

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

HIS 3427-031--History of Denver

Online



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Andrea Maestrejuan
Associate Professor


303-615-0786



amaestre@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211F

Office Hours:

TBD

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

B.S. University of California, Irvine, M.A. University of California, Riverside, Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles

 

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

HIS 1045-031--Europe, Renaissance to Present

Online

HIS 3734-031--World War I and the Making of the Modern World

Online



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Matthew "Thew" Maher
Senior Lecturer


303-615-0791



maher@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211N

Office Hours:

TBD

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

B.A. Drake University, M.A. State University of New York, University Center at Binghamton

 

Areas of Interest:

History of Labor, Social History, Intellectual History, World History, Women's History, East-Asian History, Ancient Religions and Philosophies, and History of the United States

 

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

HIS 3735-031--World War II

Online



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Matthew "Matt" Makley
Professor


303-615-0793



mmakley@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211G

Office Hours:

TBD

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

B.A. Humboldt University, M.A. California State University, Chico, Ph.D. Arizona State University

 

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

HIS 1150-032--Multicultural American

Online

HIS 3490-031--Native American History

Online



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Jacqueline McLeod
Professor


303-352-4485



jmcleod2@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
304E

Office Hours:

Check with Africana Studies 

Campus Box Number:
17

Directory Profile

Bio:

B.A. John Jay College, J.D. University of Toledo, Ph.D. Michigan State University

 

Summer 2019 History Class Schedule:

HIS 1940-015/AAS 1130-002--Survey of African History

M-R 12:30-2:30p (AL 002)  

(July 1-August 3, 2019)

HIS 3580-021/AAS 3610-001--Africian American History II

M-R 3:00-5:00p (CN 208)

(July 1-August 3, 2019)

 



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Andrew Muldoon
Associate Professor


303-615-0908



amuldoo1@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211P

Office Hours:

TBD

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

B.A. Tufts University, M.Phil. Cambridge University, M.A., Ph.D. Washington University

 

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

HIS 1040-034--World History since 1500

Online

HIS 3340-031--Ireland and the Irish

Online



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Patricia "Tish" Richard
Associate Professor


303-615-1059



richarpa@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211B

Office Hours:

TBD

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

B.A. Greenville Collge, M.A. University of San Diego, Ph.D. Marquette University

 

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

HIS 1600-031/GWS 1600-031--Women in World History

Online

HIS 1600-033/GWS 1600-033--Women in World History

Online



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Kevin Rucker
Senior Lecturer


303-615-1084



ruckerk@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Affiliate Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211Z

Office Hours:

TBD

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

B.S. Metropolitan State College of Denver, B.A. University of Colorado at Denver , M.A. University of Colorado at Denver

 

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

HIS 1150-035--Multicultural America

Online

HIS 3425-031--Colorado and the Nation

Online



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Paul Sidelko
Associate Professor


303-615-1164



psidelko@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211R

Office Hours:

TBD

 

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

B.A. Swarthmore College, M.A., Ph.D. University of Toronto

 

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

HIS 1030-031--World History to 1500

Online



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Ellen Slatkin
Senior Lecturer


303-615-1173



slatkine@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211C

Office Hours:

None

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

B.A., Simmons College: M.A. University of Denver: C.Phil, University of California, Los Angeles

 

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

No classes



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Justin Stephens
Associate Professor


303-615-1193



jsteph46@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211S

Office Hours:

TBD

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

B.A. College of Idaho, M.A., Ph.D. University of California, Santa Barbara

 

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

HIS 1030-032--World History to 1500

Online

HIS 3160-031--Rome and the Caesars

Online



Xiansheng Tian
Professor


303-615-1238



tian@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211M

Office Hours:

TBD

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

B.A. Henan University, Kaifeng, M.A. SUNY-Cortland, Ph.D. Oklahoma State University

 

Areas of Interest:

East-Asian History

 

Summer 2019 Class Schedule:

HIS 1040-031--World History since 1865

Online



Todd Upton
Affiliate Faculty


303-556-3113



upton@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Affiliate Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211 W

Office Hours:

By appointment only

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

Spring 2019 Class Schedule: 

HIS 1035-001--Medieval World

M-F 1:00-4:45p (WC 230)

Winterm 01/07-01/19

HIS 1035-009--Medieval World

MW 11:00-12:15p (CN 218)

HIS 1040-005--World History since 1500

MW 9:30-10:45a (KC 314)



Brian Weiser
Professor


303-615-1292



bweiser1@msudenver.edu

Position Role:
Faculty

Office Location:
CN

Office Number:
211Q

Office Hours:

Tuesday:

10:45-12:30p,

& 1:45-3:15p

Thursday:

10:45-12:30p

Campus Box Number:
27

Directory Profile

Bio:

B.A., M.A. Columbia University, Ph.D. Washington University

 

Fall 2018 Class Schedule:

HIS 1030-033--World History to 1500

Online

HIS 1030-034--World History to 1500

Online

HIS 1045-014--Europe, Renaissance to Present

TR 12:30-1:45p (CN 217)

HIS 300A--Magic in Early Modern Europe: Historical Writing & Thinking

TR 9:30-10:45a (CN 210)



University Emerita/Emeritus Faculty

Thomas L. Altherr, Emeritus Professor, B.A. SUNY Fredonia, M.A., Ph.D. Ohio State University

Vincent Z. C. de Baca, Emeritus Associate Professor, B.A., M.A., Ph.D. University of California, San Diego

Shirley Fredricks, Emerita Professor, B.A. University of Washington, M.A., M.Ed. University of Arizona, Ph.D. University of New Mexico

Barbara Gabriel, Emerita Senior Lecturer, B.A. Ohio Wesleyan University, M.A. Xavier University

Adolph Grundman, Emeritus Professor, B.A. Albion College, M.A. Western Michigan University, Ph.D. Wayne State University

Monys A. Hagen, Emerita Professor, B.A. University of Minnesota, M.A., Ph.D. University of Wisconsin

Susan Lanman, Emerita Assistant Professor, Ph.D. University of Denver

John Monnett, Emeritus Assistant Professor, B.S. University of Kansas, M.A. San Jose State University, Ed.D. University of Northern Colorado

Frank Nation, Emeritus Associate Professor, B.A., M.A. University of Denver

Jeremiah Ring, Emeritus Professor, B.A., M.A. Loyola University of Chicago, Ph.D. University of New Mexico

Brooks Van Everen, Emeritus Professor, B.A., M.A., Boston University, Ph.D. University of Colorado

Donald Wall, Emeritus Professor, B.S. Concordia Teachers College, M.A. DePaul University, Ph.D. University of Colorado


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