Our People - Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • health and disease
  • military medicine
  • 20th century Canada
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • History of modern Turkey.
  • International Islam in the twentieth century.
  • Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
  • Active learning in the humanities.
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • Canadian history
  • Cold War history
  • History of children and youth
  • Women's history
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty
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Location: 
Dr. Alvin Woods Building DAWB 4-138

Research areas: 

  • Modern Chinese history
  • Russian émigré history
  • History of Beijing military occupation
Group(s): 
Wilfrid Laurier Administrators; Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • History of children and youth in Canada.
  • History of gender and families in Canada.
  • The sociocultural impact of war in Canada.
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas: 

  • Modern Canadian history.
  • Rural history.
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • French history
  • Political history
  • Social history
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • History and memory (esp. regarding the Great War)
  • Late 19th and 20th century Britain and France
  • History of Brantford
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • Semitic language and literature
  • Ancient history
  • Computer science
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • Crime and justice in ancient Greece.
  • Ancient Greek language and literature.
  • Gender and sexuality in the ancient world.
  • Underworlds in Contemporary Culture
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • Russian and Soviet history, most especially in the Social History of Southern Ukraine (New Russia)
  • Russian writer Fedor Dostoevsky
  • History of Russian Mennonites
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • African history.
  • History of disability.
  • Idea and practice of development.
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • cultural and intellectual history of East Asia
  • art history of East Asia
  • literary history of China and Korea
  • philosophy and religions of East Asia
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • First World War
  • Medical history
  • History of mental illness
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • Canadian history
  • labour and working class history
  • business history
  • class formation
  • social movements
  • labour studies
  • globalization
 
Group(s): 
Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • Indigenous history in Canada
  • Indigenous peoples and the environment
  • Gender and Indigenous peoples
Group(s): 
Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • Nineteenth-century British and Imperial history
  • Cultural history
  • History of masculinity
  • History of mental health
  • Crime and deviancy
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • American cultural history
  • development of popular entertainment in the nineteenth century
  • vaudeville
  • U.S. cultural diplomacy in the early Cold War
  • the history of the Blues
  • music in WWI
  • modernism and the evolution of retailing
 
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • Post-1945 U.S. history.
  • Political radicalism in the United States.
  • American film and popular music.
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • History of Indigenous peoples in Canada
  • Indigenous-Church relations in British Columbia in the 19th and 20th centuries
  • Canadian history
Group(s): 
Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • Medieval Latin florilegia
  • Preaching at the Council of Constance (1414-18)
  • Digital humanities
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • Polish history.
  • History of Polish Jews.
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • Canadian military history.
  • History of the First and Second World Wars.
  • Canadian foreign and defence policy.
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • British history
  • business history
  • legal history
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • Canadian foreign policy
  • International peacekeeping
  • identity and Canadian studies
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty
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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • archaeology and history of Iroquoian-speaking peoples in Ontario, particularly the Wendat and Haudenosaunee
  • historical archaeology of Six Nations and Mississauga in the Grand River Valley
  • archaeology of the Huron-Wendat in Simcoe County
  • history of the Bushmen in the Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
 
Group(s): 
Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • Colonial and United States history to 1880
  • African American history
  • Activism, rights, and citizenship in United States history
  • Race in the early U.S. Midwest/Old Northwest, California, and the West
Group(s): 
Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research areas:

  • Canadian history:
    • History of science.
    • Environmental history.
    • History of culture and ideas.
    • History of the Arctic.
Group(s): 
Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty

Research Areas:

  • Black Canadian history
  • Immigration and migration
  • Race and settler colonialism
Group(s): 
Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty