Department Chair: Sace Elder

Research specializations represented in the History department at EIU include the geographical areas of: Africa, Asia, Atlantic, British Empire, Europe, French Empire, Latin America, Russia, U.S.; and the subjects and methodologies of: economic history; international affairs; rural history; women and gender; quantitative, political, social and cultural history; historical administration and historical pedagogy.

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