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Professor of History

Department of History

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Blacksburg, VA 24061

Phone: (540) 231-8376; Fax: (540) 231-8724; Office: 402 Major Williams; Email:


Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University (U.S. history), 1973
B.A., Columbia University (U.S. history), 1966

Areas of Specialization: U.S. South, Virginia, civil rights, higher education
Current Research: Segregation, Desegregation, and the University of North Carolina