Education & Social Sciences

History - Faculty

Uma ganesan

Uma Ganesan
Associate Professor and Chair, Department of History and Political Science

Office: ACEN 217
Phone: 260-982-5336

  • Education
    Ph.D., University of Cincinnati, 2011
  • Research Interests:
    Modern South Asian history with special emphasis on women and gender; caste, religion, and social movements in modern South Asia; history of colonialism and nationalism
  • Teaching Fields:
    World history, Asian history, women's history

Staudenmaier, Michael

Michael Staudenmaier
Assistant Professor of History
Office: ACEN 221
Phone: 260-982-5338

  • Education:
    Ph.D., History, University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign
  • Research Interests:
    Post-1945 US Latina/o/x history; the Puerto Rican diaspora; the role of grassroots social movements in racial formation and the emergence of Latina/o/x identity
  • Teaching Fields:
    US history; Latin American history; histories of race and ethnicity; histories of social movements 


Mark Angelos, Professor Emeritus  of History

Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1992
Taught at Manchester 1992 – 2020