History Faculty

Ellen R. Boucher

Ellen R. Boucher

Associate Professor of History (On Leave 7/1/2021 - 6/30/2022)

413-542-5466 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Chapin Hall Room 116
Stefan Bradley

Stefan Bradley

Professor of Black Studies and History

413-542-5461 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Cooper House Room 104
Francis G. Couvares

Francis G. Couvares

E. Dwight Salmon Professor of History and American Studies

413-542-2417 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Chapin Hall
Catherine A. Epstein

Catherine A. Epstein

Provost and Dean of the Faculty; Winkley Professor of History

413-542-2334 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Converse Hall Room 103A
Sergey Glebov

Sergey Glebov

Five College Associate Professor of History; Chair of History

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu
Mekhola S. Gomes

Mekhola S. Gomes

Assistant Professor of History and Asian Languages and Civilizations

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu
Adi Gordon

Adi Gordon

Associate Professor of History (On Leave 7/1/2021 - 6/30/2022)

413-542-5669 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Chapin Hall
Elizabeth Herbin-Triant

Elizabeth Herbin-Triant

Associate Professor of Black Studies and History

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Chapin Hall Room 116
Rick A. Lopez

Rick A. Lopez

Anson D. Morse 1871 Professor of History and Professor of Environmental Studies; Dean of New Students; Chair of Latinx and Latin Amer Studies

413-542-2337 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Chapin Hall
Jen Manion

Jen Manion

Professor of History and Sexuality, Women's and Gender Studies

413-542-5873 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Chapin Hall Room 111
Trent E. Maxey

Trent E. Maxey

Professor of Asian Languages and Civilizations and History

413-542-8202 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Chapin Hall
Edward D. Melillo

Edward D. Melillo

William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of History and Environmental Studies (On Leave 7/1/2021 - 12/31/2021)

413-542-5415 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Beneski Museum of Natural History Room 1
Hilary J. Moss

Hilary J. Moss

Professor of Black Studies and History (On Leave 7/1/2021 - 6/30/2022)

413-542-5173 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Cooper House Room 309
Christine N. Peralta

Christine N. Peralta

Assistant Professor of History and Sexuality, Women's and Gender Studies

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Chapin Hall Room 026
George Qiao

George Qiao

Assistant Professor of History and Asian Languages and Civilizations (On Leave 7/1/2021 - 6/30/2022)

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Chapin Hall
Sean Redding

Sean Redding

Zephaniah Swift Moore Professor of History

413-542-2032 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Chapin Hall
Monica M. Ringer

Monica M. Ringer

Professor of History and Asian Languages and Civilizations

413-542-8566 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Fayerweather Hall Room 308
Jutta G. Sperling

Jutta G. Sperling

Visiting Professor of History

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Vanessa Walker

Vanessa Walker

Gordon Levin Associate Professor of History (Diplomatic History) (On Leave 7/1/2021 - 6/30/2022)

413-542-5662 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Chapin Hall

Contributing Faculty

Russell Lohse

Russell Lohse

Associate Professor of Black Studies

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Frost Library Room 220
Pavel Machala

Pavel Machala

Aliki Perroti and Seth Frank '55 Professor of International Relations

413-542-2095 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Clark House Room 201
Harry Merritt

Harry Merritt

Visiting Lecturer in History

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Emeritus Faculty

Robert J. Bezucha

Robert J. Bezucha

George Daniel Olds Professor of Economics and Social Institutions (history), Emeritus

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu
Peter Czap

Peter Czap

Henry Winkley Professor of History, Emeritus

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Jerry P. Dennerline

Jerry P. Dennerline

Olin Professor in Asian Studies (History and Asian Languages and Civilizations), Emeritus

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N. Gordon Levin

N. Gordon Levin

Dwight Morrow Professor of History and American Studies, Emeritus

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Martha Saxton

Martha Saxton

Professor of History and Sexuality, Women's and Gender Studies and Elizabeth W. Bruss Reader, Emerita

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John W. Servos

John W. Servos

Anson D. Morse Professor of History, Emeritus

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Kevin M. Sweeney

Kevin M. Sweeney

Professor of American Studies and History, Emeritus

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Staff

Carey Aubert

Carey Aubert

Academic Department Coordinator

413-542-2229 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Chapin Hall
Christine Mirabal

Christine Mirabal

Academic Department Coordinator

413-542-5289 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Chapin Hall Room 018