Faculty

The History Department is composed of talented faculty with diverse and broad ranging research interests.

For more information for any of our department members, use the alphabetical listing below:


Cole, Olen

Professor
Ph.D. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
American and African-American History
(336) 285-2326
coleo@ncat.edu
311A Gibbs Hall


Crawford, James

Assistant Professor of History
Ph.D. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
U.S. History and U.S. Diplomatic History
(336) 285-4461
jgcrawfo@ncat.edu
335 Gibbs Hall


Cundall, Michael

Assistant Professor and Director of the Honors Program
Ph.D. University of Cincinnati
Philosophy of Psychology and Cognitive Science
(336) 285-2030
mcundall@ncat.edu
110 New Academic Classroom Building


Fonge, Fuabeh P.

Professor of History
Ph.D. Howard University
African History
(336) 285-2315
fpfonge@ncat.edu
336 Gibbs Hall


Foresman, Galen

Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Ph.D. Bowling Green State University
Ethics, Applied Ethics, and Axiology
(336) 285-4464
gaforesm@ncat.edu
326 Gibbs Hall


Hornsby, Karen L.

Associate Professor of Philosophy and Coordinator for Libral Studies: Pre-Law
Ph.D. Bowling Green State University
Applied Ethics and Political Philosophy
(336) 285-2321
klhornsb@ncat.edu
329 Gibbs Hall


Ndege, Conchita

Professor of History
Ph.D. Howard University
African Studies and Museum Studies
(336) 285-2323
ndegec@ncat.edu
317A Gibbs Hall


Porter, Thomas E. 

Professor of History
Ph.D. University of Washington
Russian History and Modern European History
(336) 285-2311
portert@ncat.edu
328 Gibbs Hall


Roberto, Michael J.

Associate Professor of History
Ph.D. Boston College
Contemporary World History and History of Socialism
(336) 285-2313
robertom@ncat.edu
332 Gibbs Hall


Rubio, Philip

Associate Professor of History
Ph.D. Duke University
Twentieth-Century U.S. History and African-American History
(336) 285-4460
pfrubio@ncat.edu
321 Gibbs Hall


Smallwood, Arwin D.

Professor of History and Department Chair
Ph.D. The Ohio State University
African-American, Native-American, and Early American History
(336) 285-2324
asmallwo@ncat.edu
324 Gibbs Hall


Waugh, Dwana

Assistant Professor of History and Coordinator for the History Education Program
Ph.D. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Twentieth-Century U.S. History and History of Education
(336) 285-2318
dlwaugh@ncat.edu
333 Gibbs Hall


Williamson, Sandrea T.

Lecturer of History
M.A. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
African-American History and American Women's History
(336) 285-2030
sandrea@ncat.edu
110B New Academic Classroom Building


Wood, James A.

Associate Professor of History
Ph.D. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Latin American History and Modern World History
(336) 285-2314
woodj@ncat.edu
330 Gibbs Hall


Zhang, Yunqiu

Associate Professor of History and Associate Chairperson
Ph.D. University of Toronto
Chinese and East Asian History
(336) 285-2312
yzhang@ncat.edu
334 Gibbs Hall