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Guillaume de Syon, Ph.D. Chair.
- Shreeyash Palshikar, Ph.D.
- John Pankratz, Ph.D.
- Patricia Turning, Ph.D.
Carlos Dimas, Ph.D.
Mason WIlliams, Ph.D.
- Hilary Aquino, Ph.D.

Emeriti Faculty

Barbara Fahy, Ph.D.
J. Dale Yoder, Ph.D.

Courses

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THE DEPARTMENT of HISTORY at ALBRIGHT COLLEGE

FRIENDLY AND ACCESSIBLE, the scholar-teachers in Albright’s Department of History offer challenging courses in almost every historical period and every geographical region, and bring a wide range of thematic and methodological perspectives to their work with students.  In addition, each supervises individual research by students and contributes to the interdisciplinary offerings of the College.


Guillaume de Syon
      photo courtesy John Pankratz

Office Location
Masters Hall 132

Contact Information
PHONE: 610-921-7822
FAX:   610-921-7683
E-MAIL: gdesyon@albright.edu

HISTORY

Dr. Guillaume de Syon
Professor of History  

Education

B. A. - Tufts University
M. A. – George Washington University
Ph.D. – Boston University

Courses Taught

  • Early Civilizations (HIS 101)
  • Modern France (HIS 375)
  • Modern Germany (HIS 374)
  • History of Technology *
  • Aviation in Politics, Culture and Society *
  • Nineteenth-Century Europe (HIS 266)
  • Twentieth-Century Europe (HIS 267)
  • The Holocaust (HIS 373)
  • History and Memory seminar (HIS 495)
  • Gender in European History seminar (HIS 495)
  • The Space Program (SYN 391)
  • The Atomic Age (SYN 392)
  • The World War II Era (HIS 315)

* First-Year Seminar

Research Areas

Europe in the World Wars
History of Technology
European Popular Culture

Recent Publications

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