Some of the History faculty, from left to right:
Jess Pearson, Chris Wells, Karin Vélez, Katie Phillips, Herta Pitman (staff), Ernie Capello, and Linda Sturtz

Full Time Faculty

Ernesto Capello
  • Ernesto Capello
  • Professor of History and Latin American Studies
  • Andes, cultural history, art and architecture, transnationalism, cartography, transhemispheric imaginaries, urban history, colonial narratives and nostalgia, and Amazonia
  • Old Main 302, 651-696-6772
Jessica Pearson
Katrina Phillips
Linda Sturtz
Yue-Him Tam
Karin Vélez
Chris Wells
  • Chris Wells
  • Professor of Environmental Studies, Associate Director of the Jan Serie Center for Scholarship and Teaching
  • Environmental history
  • 651-696-6803

Affiliated Faculty

Beth Severy-Hoven

Visiting Faculty

Maria Fedorova
Amy Sullivan
  • Amy Sullivan
  • Visiting Assistant Professor
  • Modern US History, PTSD and trauma studies, child psychology, and addiction studies
  • Old Main 308, 651-696-6819
Naomi Sussman
Awet Tewelde Weldemichael


Herta Pitman

Not Currently Teaching

Mahmoud El-Kati
Emeriti Faculty


David Itzkowitz
Emeriti Faculty


Peter Rachleff
Professor of History, in MSFEO program


Norm Rosenberg
Emeriti Faculty


Paul Solon
Emeriti Faculty


Jim Stewart
Emeriti Faculty


Peter Weisensel
Professor of History, in MSFEO program