History Faculty

The History and Political Science 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


Fonge, Fuabeh P.

Professor of History
Ph.D. Howard University
African History
(336) 285-2315
fpfonge@ncat.edu
336 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 and MAT Programs
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


Wood, James A.

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