History Faculty

Meet our full-time faculty:

George Lungu
Chair, EGHPS (Economics, Geography, History, and Political Studies)
Professor, Political Science
A.A. Oakton Community College
B.A. University of Chicago
M.A. University of Chicago
Areas of Specialization: International Relations, Security Studies, American Foreign Policy, and Area Studies: Middle East and Central Asia
lungu@oakton.edu
847.376.7136
Office: 2831, Des Plaines

Wendy Adele-Marie
Coordinator, Jewish Studies
Professor, History
A.A. William Rainey Harper College
B.A. Roosevelt University
M.A. Roosevelt University
Areas of Specialization: American History (cultural and social), Modern Europe (Holocaust, Nazi Germany, World War II) and Women's History (female perpetrators of genocide, women and work, imaging of women, and women and war)
wadelemarie@oakton.edu
847.635.1458
Office: B215, Skokie

Erick Johann Mann
Professor, History
B.A. Loyola University - Chicago
M.A. University of Wisconsin-Madison
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison
Areas of Specialization: Modern China, Vietnam War, U.S. History to 1877, History of Ancient and Modern Africa, Latin America to Independence and Modern Latin America, and surveys of Non-Western Civilizations Since 1945
emann@oakton.edu
847.376.7031
Office: 2714, Des Plaines

Michael D. Nicholsen
Associate Professor, History
B.A. Hiram College
M.A. Duquesne University
Ph.D. Loyola University - Chicago
Areas of Specialization: Ancient, Medieval, and Modern Britain and Ireland, Traditional Music and Musicians, and US Ethnic and Immigration History
mnichols@oakton.edu
847.376.7174
Office: 2706, Des Plaines

 

Meet our part-time faculty:

Andreicut, Gavril
Lecturer
Licentiate in History (M.A.), Babes-Bolyai University
M.A. Trinity International University
Ph.D. Marquette University
Areas of Specialization: Western Civilization, Church History & the History of Christian Thought, Early Christianity/the Roman Empire, Medieval and Modern History, Movements of Renewal and Revolutions in Western Civilization
gandreic@oakton.edu 
847.635.1950
Office: 2430, Des Plaines

Clark Bremer, Jeanine
Lecturer
B.A. Aurora University
M.A. Northern Illinois University
A.B.D. Northern Illinois University
Areas of Specialization: US Environmental Policy, US 20th Century, Early American Religion, LAtin America, and the Ancient World
jclarkbremer@oakton.edu
847.635.1910
Office: B206, Skokie

Robert Gourley
Lecturer

B.A. Loyola University - Chicago
M.A. Loyola University - Chicago
Areas of Specialization:
Ancient Rome (the Late Republic), Medieval Europe (the papacy of the 12th and 13th centuries and medieval monasticism) and Modern Europe (the Stuart monarchy)
rgourley@oakton.edu
847.635.1950
Office: 2430, Des Plaines

Frances H. Mitilineos
Lecturer
B.A. Roosevelt University
M.A. Northeastern Illinois University
Ph.D. Loyola University - Chicago
Areas of Specialization: Medieval/early modern Britain (medieval Anglo-Jewry and Tudor/Stuart periods), Ancient Greece and Byzantium and 20th century Europe (world wars)
fmitilin@oakton.edu
847.635.1950
Office: 2430, Des Plaines

George Van Dusen
Lecturer
B.A. University of Detroit
M.A. Loyola University - Chicago
Ph.D. Loyola University - Chicago
Areas of Specialization: American Government (federal and local), American History: Discovery to Reconstruction and Modern European History: 1648 to present
gvanduse@oakton.edu
847.635.1950
Office: 2430, Des Plaines