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Faculty and Staff, Statesboro Campus

Department Head

NameTitleArea of Interest
Dr. Carol HerringerProfessorGender history, Early Modern and Modern Britain

Faculty and Staff

Dr. Ahmet Serdar Akturk  Associate Professor  Middle East
Dr. William Thomas Allison Professor U.S. Diplomatic & Military
Dr. Robert Batchelor Professor Modern Britain, Comparative World
Dr. Jeffrey Burson Professor Early Modern and Modern France, European Enlightenment
Dr. Chris Caplinger
Assistant Professor Segregation in the United States, U.S. South, U.S. Presidency
Dr. Kathleen M. Comerford Professor & Pre-Law Advisor Reformation, European Religion
Dr. Julie de Chantal Assistant Professor African American History, Women
 Dr. Lisa Denmark Associate Professor
US South, Georgia History
Dr. Alan C. Downs Associate Professor & Graduate Director Civil War, US West , American Indian
Dr. Brian K. Feltman Associate Professor & Assistant Chair Modern Germany,  War and Society, Masculinity
Melissa Gayan Senior Lecturer Soviet Union, and 20th century world history
Dr. Michelle Haberland Professor Labor, Gender, US South, 20th Century
Dr. Mao Lin Associate Professor American Foreign Relations; American Presidency; U.S.-China Relations; Modern China; World History
Dr. Johnathan O’Neill Professor American Constitutional and Legal History; American Political Thought
Dr. Juanjuan Peng Associate Professor Social and Economic History of Modern China, Business History
Dr. Cathy Skidmore-Hess Associate Professor Africa, Environmental, Gender, Religion
Dr. Solomon Smith Associate Professor
Colonial America, American Revolution, Golden Age of Piracy
Dr. Brent Tharp Director, Georgia Southern University Museum  
Dr. Timothy Teeter Associate Professor Ancient Greece and Rome, Early Christianity, and Late Antiquity.
Dr. Michael Van Wagenen  Associate Professor
Public History
Dr. Corinna Zeltsman Assistant Professor Latin America, Mexico, History of Printing and the Book,
Visual Culture, Labor History


Staff–Statesboro Campus

Fran Aultman
Administrative Secretary
  Academic Advisor: History

Last updated: 9/9/2021