Department Contacts and Location

  • Paul D. Halliday, Professor and Chair, 924-6385, ph4p [at] virginia [dot] edu
  • John Edwin Mason, Associate Professor and Associate Chair, 924-6947, jem3a [at] virginia [dot] edu
  • S. Max Edelson, Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, 924-6401, edelson [at] virginia [dot] edu
  • Herbert Braun, Associate Professor, Transfer Credit Advisor, 924-6406, hb3r [at] virginia [dot] edu
  • Christian McMillenAssociate Professor, Director of the Distinguished Majors Program, cwm6w [at] virginia [dot] edu
  • Cong Ellen Zhang, Associate Professor, Director of Undergraduate Studies, 924-6410, cz5h [at] virginia [dot] edu
  • L. Kent Merritt, History Administrative Supervisor, 924-6380, lkm6h [at] virginia [dot] edu
  • Ella M. Wood, Undergraduate Studies Administrative Assistant and Fiscal Technician, 924-6381, emw5x [at] virginia [dot] edu
  • Kathleen C. Miller, Office Manager and Assistant to the Chair, 924-7147, kcm [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
  • Ryan Bibler, Teaching Technology Support Fellow, rmb4v [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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