Department Chair’s Greeting:

Welcome to the online home of Marquette University’s Department of History! Here you’ll find everything you need to know about our faculty, our academic programs, and our students. Current members of the department have been awarded Fulbright-Hays, Mellon Foundation, Fulbright, Rockefeller Foundation, ACLS, NEH, and American Philosophical Society grants; four have earned the Marquette University Faculty Award for Teaching Excellence, and two have received the College of Arts and Sciences Faculty Award for Advising.   Their books have been published by top university presses like Cambridge, Johns Hopkins, North Carolina, California, NYU, Oklahoma, Syracuse, and Kansas, and by academic presses like Routledge, Berg, Brill, Bedford-St. Martin’s.   Learn more about the books published by our faculty and about their appearances in local and national media. Interested in the nationally and internationally known historians who have visited campus? Check out the Klement and Casper Lecture Series. Find out about departmental news and events in our digital newsletters.  And please don’t hesitate to contact me or any other member of the department if you have questions.

Jim Marten, Professor and Chair (



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