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Part Time Faculty

William Acres

William Acres

Position: Assistant Professor
Email: wacres@uwo.ca
Telephone: 519-661-2111 ext. 80153
Office: LWH 2250
Office Hours: By Appointment

Research Interests

Professor Acres is current research is focused on "The Burghley Letters," and two other monographs: "Sir Robert Cecil and the Idea of Britain" CUP.

Currently Teaching:

HIS 2415G - The History of Crime


Tom Cull

Tom Cull

Position: Assistant Professor
Email: tcull3@uwo.ca
Telephone: 519-661-2111 ext. x84986
Office: LWH 3270
Office Hours: By appointment

Research Interests

Professor Cull is interested in the history of popular culture in the United States and focuses specifically on P.T. Barnum, carnival culture, and the 19th Century freak show. He is a professor in the American Studies Program in the History Department.

Currently Teaching:

AS 1020E - An Introduction to American Studies

Tom Deligiannis

Tom Deligiannis

Position: Lecturer
Email: tdeligia@uwo.ca
Telephone: 519-661-2111 ext. 80996
Office: SSC 4134
Office Hours: (Winter term only) Mondays, 9:00-10:00am

Research Interests

Tom Deligiannis's research interests include: Environmental Change and Conflict Studies, Environmental Security, Resource Management in Latin America, and Global Environmental Politics.

Currently Teaching:

IR 4702E - Contemporary Challenges in the Global Community

Shauna Devine

Shauna Devine

Position: Assistant Professor
Email: sdevine7@uwo.ca
Telephone: 519-661-2111 ext. 89268
Office: HSA 041 and LWH 2238
Office Hours: Tuesdays at HSA 041, 12:30-2:30pm and Thursdays at LWH 2238, 12:30-2:30pm or by appointment

Research Interests

Currently Teaching:

I&T Selective (History of Medicine)
ITM, Lectures (History of Medicine)
HIS 2131B - The Presidency in American History


Andrew Iarocci

Andrew Iarocci

Position: Assistant Professor
Email: aiarocc@uwo.ca
Telephone: 519-661-2111 ext. 80153
Office: LWH 2250
Office Hours: Wednesdays 1:30 - 3:30 pm

Research Interests

Professor Iarocci is a specialist in Canadian military history and the material culture of Canada's armed forces. His current research project explores mechanization, logistics, and automobile culture in Canada's overseas forces during the First World War.

Currently Teaching:

HIS 2147A - Nazi Germany
HIS 2179 - The Two World Wars


Shahram Kholdi

Shahram Kholdi

Position: Assistant Professor
Email: skholdi@uwo.ca
Telephone: 519-661-2111 ext. 84986
Office: LWH 2245
Office Hours: By appointment

Research Interests

Professor Kholdi's main research and teaching interests are based in Middle Eastern History and Politics.

Currently Teaching:

HIS 2607F - The History and Civilization of Medieval Islam
HIS 2608G - The History of the Modern Middle East
HIS 3691E - ST: Revolutions in the 20th Century Middle East

Amber Lloydlangston

Lloyd Langston

Position: Assistant Professor
Email: alloydla@uwo.ca
Telephone: 519-661-2111 ext. 84986
Office: LWH 2245
Office Hours: Thursdays 4:00-6:00pm

Research Interests

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Currently Teaching:

HIS 9807B - Introduction to Museology

Don Spanner

Don Spanner

Position: Assistant Professor
Email: dspanner@uwo.ca
Telephone: 519-661-2111 ext. 83645
Office: LWH 2201
Office Hours: By Appointment

Research Interests

Professor Spanner's research interests include Archival Studies, Reference Services and Outreach Development, Conservation and Preservation Management and Ontario History

Currently Teaching:

HIS 9806A - Understanding Archives: The Management of Primary Sources in the Digital Age


Cary Takagaki

Cary Takagaki

Position: Assistant Professor
Email: ctakagak@uwo.ca
Telephone: 519-661-2111 ext. 80155
Office: LWH 2244
Office Hours: Tuesdays 12noon - 1:15pm or by appointment

Research Interests

Professor Takagaki's research interests include East Asian Studies and Japanese Studies.

Currently Teaching:

HIS 1601E - Survey of East Asian History


Jeffrey Temple

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Position: Lecturer
Email: jtemple3@uwo.ca
Telephone: 519-661-2111 ext. 84908 and 519-433-3491 ext. 4595
Office: LWH 1202 and KUC DL220
Office Hours: Mondays 12:30-1:30pm (LWH 1202)

Research Interests

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Currently Teaching:

HIS 2403E - Europe and England in the 16th and 17th Centuries

Anna Zuschlag

Anna Zuschlag

Position: Assistant Professor
Email: azuschl@uwo.ca
Telephone: 519-661-2111
Office:  LWH 1221
Office Hours: Thursdays 12:30-2:00 pm

Research Interests

Professor Zuschlag researches the construction of American New Left manhood during the Vietnam era and its iterations in the years after the war. Her work focuses on the U.S. Selective Service System, draft avoidance and their representation across a variety of popular media in the late 1960s and 1970s, especially on film. She is interested in practices of masculinity, and the intersection of masculinity and violence, particularly during the long Cold War years. Professor Zuschlag heartily champions interdisciplinary approaches to academic study, particularly the integration of popular culture into historical analyses.

Currently Teaching:

HIS AS 2200E - Advanced American Studies