Department Contacts and Location

  • Paul D. Halliday, Professor and Chair, 924-6385, ph4p [at] virginia [dot] edu
  • Christian McMillen, Professor, Associate Chair, 924-6416, cwm6w [at] virginia [dot] edu
  • Robert Stolz, Associate Professor, Director of Graduate Studies, 982-5954,rstolz [at] virginia [dot] edu
  • J.E. Lendon, Professor, Director of Graduate Admissions, 924-6948, lendon [at] virginia [dot] edu
  • Herbert Braun, Associate Professor, Transfer Credit Advisor, 924-6406, hb3r [at] virginia [dot] edu
  • Cong Ellen Zhang, Associate Professor, Director of Undergraduate Studies, 924-6410, cz5h [at] virginia [dot] edu
  • Brian Balogh, Professor, Director of the Distinguished Majors Program, 243-8971,balogh [at] virginia [dot] edu
  • L. Kent Merritt, History Administrative Supervisor, 924-6380, lkm6h [at] virginia [dot] edu
  • Kathleen C. Miller, Office Manager and Assistant to the Chair, 924-7147, kcm [at] virginia [dot] edu
  • Whitney Yancey, Undergraduate Administrative Assistant, 924-6381, whr6a [at] Virginia [dot] edu
  • Jennifer A. Via, Graduate Studies Administrative Assistant and HRMS Specialist, 924-3478, jas4rd [at] virginia [dot] edu
  • Claire Weiss, Website Manager, cjw9bs [at] virginia [dot] edu

Department Address

The history department is located in the recently constructed Nau Building on the South Lawn. Our main office is on the third floor and is accessible directly from the bridge across Jefferson Park Ave.

Mailing Address: 

PO Box 400180 

Charlottesville, VA 22904-4180

Physical Address: 

1540 Jefferson Park Ave 

323 Nau Hall

Charlottesville, VA 22904



Corcoran Department of History
University of Virginia
Nau Hall - South Lawn
Charlottesville, VA 22904

tel: (434) 924-7147; fax: (434) 924-7891
office: M-F 8 am to 4:30 pm
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