Part Time Faculty

William Acres

William Acres

Position: Assistant Professor, PhD, FRHistS
Email: wacres@uwo.ca
Telephone: 519 438-7224 ext. 608


Research Interests

Professor Acres current work 'Breaking Trust and the New England Company at the Grand River Mission, 1827-1934' and 'John Strype, New Histories and Old Religion, 1680-1737'


Timothy Compeau

Timothy Compeau

Position: Assistant Professor
Email: tcompeau@uwo.ca
Telephone: 519-661-2111 ext. 83645


Research Interests

Professor Compeau researches the cultural history of colonial North America and the Atlantic World with a special interest in honour culture and loyalism in the American Revolution. He also explores the application of augmented reality technology for public history.


Oleksa Drachewych

Drachewych

Position: Assistant Professor
Email: odrachew@uwo.ca
Telephone:  519-661-2111 ext. 83645
Office: LWH 2245

Research Interests

  • Professor Drachewych’s research interests focus on the history of Russian foreign policy, the history of international communism, and transnational anti-imperialism. Professor Drachewych has also authored several book reviews in Canadian Slavonic Papers, Europe-Asia Studies, Revolutionary Russia, and elsewhere. He serves as a reviews editor for H-Russia.

Kenneth Duggan

Kenneth Duggan

Position: Assistant Professor
Email: kduggan2@uwo.ca
Telephone: 519-661-2111 ext. 83645

Research Interests

Professor Duggan is an historian of medieval Europe. He is currently working on two projects: sanctuary and abjuration in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries, and the economic impact of criminal justice on peasant living standards in England between 1218 and 1272.


Amber Lloydlangston

Lloyd Langston

Position: Assistant Professor
Email: alloydla@uwo.ca
Telephone: 519-661-2111 ext. 83645

Don Spanner

Don Spanner

Position: Assistant Professor
Email: dspanner@uwo.ca
Telephone: 519-661-2111 ext.83645


Research Interests

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


Cary Takagaki

Cary Takagaki

Position: Assistant Professor
Email: ctakagak@uwo.ca
Telephone: 519-661-2111 ext. 80155
Office: LWH 2244

Research Interests

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


Jeffery Vacante

Jeffery Vacante

Position: Adjunct Assistant Professor
Email: jvacant2@uwo.ca
Telephone: 519-661-2111 ext. 89269
Office: LWH 2218

Research Interests

Professor Vacante is a Canadian historian who specializes in the intellectual, political, and gender history of Quebec. His work examines Quebec nationalism in the twentieth century.

Master's and Co-Doctoral Level supervisory privileges


Chris White

Chris White

Position: Lecturer
Email: cwhite53@uwo.ca
Telephone: 519-661-2111 ext. 83645

Research Interests

Japanese history, international relations, and popular culture.  My areas of focus are on Japan's territorial disputes and Japanese popular culture since the end of World War II.