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Contact Us

For general questions, please call the main office at 509.359.6238.  We are checking voicemails frequently but due to COVID-19 restrictions, returning calls may be difficult so please make sure to leave your email, student ID and a phone number to be reached at.

Please note that each professor in the program is available to advise students. Please contact them via email or phone to set up a Zoom meeting if needed or for any assistance in general. We are here to help you so please make sure to leave as many details so we are able to best assist you.


Ann C. Le Bar

Professor; Director of History Program
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Pronouns: she/her

Patterson Hall 103O

Larry Cebula

Professor; Graduate History Studies Director
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Patterson Hall 103I

Jacki Hedlund Tyler

Assistant Professor; Director of Social Studies Education
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Patterson Hall 103M

Michael F. Conlin

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Patterson Hall 103-L

Robert Dean

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Patterson Hall 103K

Joseph Lenti

Associate Professor
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Patterson Hall 111G

Edward R. Slack

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Patterson Hall 103M

Liping Zhu

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Patterson Hall 103J

J. "Bill" T. Youngs

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Patterson Hall 103H

Amir Selmanovic, PhD

Quarterly Faculty
Patterson Hall 103

History Staff

LeAnn Fanning Knoles

Secretary Senior
History, Anthropology, Modern Languages & Literature
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