Retired Faculty Directory

Department of History

Irving M Abella
Professor Emeritus

iabella@yorku.ca

Interests:
Canadian Jewish History


Christopher Armstrong
Professor Emeritus

chrisa@yorku.ca


Bettina Bradbury
Professor Emeritus

Ph.D., History, Concordia University
M.A., History , Simon Fraser University
B.A., Sociology and English , Victoria University of Wellington

bettina@yorku.ca

Interests:
Feminist family history, social, Quebec and the British Empire, marriage and widowhood, women's history, marriage and inheritance laws and colonization – Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the Cape (South Africa)


Jerome C Chen
Professor Emeritus

chenj@yorku.ca


Madelyn Dick
Professor Emeritus

PhD, Ohio State University

dickmb@yorku.ca

Interests:
History, Medieval Europe, Cultural, Medieval Germany of the Tenth and Eleventh Centuries, Renaissance and Reformation History


Marc Egnal
Professor Emeritus

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
M.A., University of Wisconsin
B.A., Swathmore College

megnal@yorku.ca

Interests:
U.S. Civil War; North American economic development


Sydney Eisen
Professor Emeritus

seisen@yorku.ca


Steven Endicott
Professor Emeritus

sendicot@yorku.ca


Gerald A Ginsburg
Professor Emeritus

jgins@yorku.ca

Interests:
Political; African-American


Jack L Granatstein
Professor Emeritus

jlgranat@yorku.ca


Arthur Haberman
Professor Emeritus

126A Founders Collegearthurhaberman1@gmail.com

Interests:
19th Century Intellectual


Ned Hagerman
Professor Emeritus

hagerman@yorku.ca


W Craig Heron
Professor Emeritus

Ph.D. (History), Dalhousie University
M.A. (Comparative Labour History), University of Warwick
M.A. (History), University of Toronto
Honours B.A. (Modern History), University of Toronto

Vari Hall, 2186ext. 30416cheron@yorku.ca

Interests:
Canada, Social, Working Class


Richard C Hoffmann
Professor Emeritus

medfish@yorku.ca


Susan E Houston
Professor Emerita

shouston@yorku.ca


William D Irvine
Professor Emeritus

birvine@yorku.ca

Interests:
Modern France and Italy


Michael H Kater
Professor Emeritus

mkater@yorku.ca


T.J.A. Le Goff
Professor Emeritus

tjal@yorku.ca


Maynard P Maidman
Professor Emeritus

Vari Hall, 2164ext. 30430mmaidman@yorku.ca

Interests:
Decipherment and analysis of Akkadian documents from second-millennium-B.C. Mesopotamia; historical reconstruction based on these documents; Israelite history (ca. 1200–586 B.C.) based on contemporary epigraphic documents


Juan Maiguashca
Professor Emeritus

juanm@yorku.ca


John McErlean
Professor Emeritus

mcerlean@yorku.ca


Michael Michie
Professor Emeritus

mmichie@yorku.ca

Interests:
British History, especially 19th and 20th centuries; British Empire; Australasian colonies; political theory, periodicals; history of print culture; popular culture


Peter M Mitchell
Professor Emeritus

peterm@yorku.ca


Jeanette M Neeson
Professor Emeritus

jmneeson@yorku.ca

Interests:
Rural Economic and Social


Richard S Schneider
Professor Emeritus

rschneid@yorku.ca

Interests:
Intellectual


Martin Singer
Professor Emeritus

martin.singer@yorku.ca


Irmgard Steinisch
Professor Emeritus

Dr. phil. , Ludwig‐Maximilians‐Universität , Munich, Germany
M.A. History and English, Free University of Berlin
B.Ed. History and English, Free University of Berlin
B.A. History and English, Ruhr‐University Bochum,

irmgards@yorku.ca

Interests:
History , Modern Germany, Diplomatic relations , Social-Economic History


Paul D Stevens
Professor Emeritus

pstevens@yorku.ca


Bob T Wakabayashi
Professor Emeritus

wakabaya@yorku.ca

Interests:
Japan


Ronald Webster
Professor Emeritus

rwebster@yorku.ca