Welcome to the Department of History at Iowa State University!

Our excellent faculty of teacher-scholars holds regular office hours for all students. Here is a list, with office numbers:

InstructorOfficeOffice Hours
Adeleke, Tunde655TR 11-12 & by appt.
Andrews, James645W 4-5:15 & by appt.
Begley, Larissa639TR 9:30-10:30 & by appt.
Behnken, Brian631TR 8:30-10 & by appt.
Best, Jeremy651TR 10:30-11:30 & by appt.
Bix, Amy633In-Person TR 10:15-11, Zoom W 2-4, & by appt.
Bremer, Jeff621MW 2-3
Cordery, Simon603T 8:30-11, W 8:30-11:15, & by appt.
Cordery, Stacy637M 8-9:30, T 1-3, MWF 11-11:45
Courtwright, Julie627W 10-12 & by appt.
Griffiths, Paul629TR 11-12
Hernandez, Bonar623T 2-3 & by appt.
Hilliard, Kathleen643MT 2:30-3:30 & by appt.
Hollander, David647MW 1:30-2:30
Kehrberg, Richard639W 11:30-1 & by appt.
McDonnell, Lawrence615T 11-12:20 & by appt.
Monroe, John641T 1:30-3:30
Riney-Kehrberg, Pamela653MW 12-1 & by appt.
Rutenberg, Amy617TR 11-12 & by appt.
Schneider, Wendie635After class & by appt.
Wang, Tao625R 3:30-4:30 & by appt.


The following faculty hold office hours only by appointment:

InstructorOfficeOffice Hours
Hill, Kevin659By appt. through Navigate


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Undergraduate Study

The History Department offers curricula leading to either a B.A. or a B.S. degree in History. Want to be a teacher? You can earn a secondary-education endorsement at Iowa State.

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Graduate Study

Graduate program options include a Master of Arts degree (MA) in history and a Ph.D. in Rural, Agricultural, Technological, and Environmental History.

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