Christopher Brooks
Name
Christopher Brooks
Title
Professor of History

B.A., 1994, East Stroudsburg University
M.A., 1998, East Stroudsburg University
M.Litt. (studies), 2001, University of Edinburgh
Dr. Phil., 2006, University of Kassel

Phone
(570) 422-3913
Campus Address
Stroud Hall 409 B

Prof. Brooks’ current research deals with John S. Rock, the first African-American attorney admitted to argue before the US Supreme Court and has worked with the Institute for Justice and National Constitution Center on the topic.

Don Dellipriscoli
Name
Don Dellipriscoli
Title
Associate Professor of History, Department Chair

B.S., 1993, East Stroudsburg University
M.A., 1995, East Stroudsburg University

Phone
(570) 422-3234
Campus Address
Stroud Hall 409 B

In addition to serving as Department Chair, Professor Dellipriscoli teaches American Business History, Principles of Macroeconomics, Principles of Microeconomics and First Year Experience. Professor Dellipriscoli is also the Social Studies Content Supervisor for Secondary Education.

Christopher Dudley
Name
Christopher Dudley
Title
Associate Professor of History

B.A., 2001, Oberlin College
M.A., 2003, University of Chicago
Ph.D., 2010, University of Chicago

Phone
(570) 422-3284
Campus Address
Stroud Hall 409 N

Dr. Dudley's research is on post-revolutionary politics in early eighteenth century Britain, when many aspects of the modern world first emerged. This research informs his teaching on a wide range of subjects, primarily early modern and modern European history.

Shannon Frystak
Name
Shannon Frystak
Title
Professor of History

B.S., 1990, Bowling Green State University
M.A., 1997, University of New Orleans
Ph.D., 2005, University of New Hampshire

Phone
(570) 422-3262
Campus Address
Stroud Hall 409 J

Dr. Shannon Frystak is an award-winning writer and historian who specializes in the Modern Civil Rights Movement with an emphasis on female activism. Her most current research is a biography of Lucille Watson, owner and manager of Cross Keys Plantation in Tensas Parish, Louisiana.

Jeffrey Hardy
Name
Jeffrey Hardy
Title
Associate Professor of Geography

B.S., 1991, Mississippi State University
M.S., 1993, Louisiana State University
Ph.D., 1998, Louisiana State University

Phone
(570) 422-3660
Campus Address
Stroud Hall 409 W
Shixiong (Shawn) Hu
Name
Shixiong Hu
Title
Professor of Geography Graduate Program Coordinator (GIS)

B.S., 1990, Henan University, China
M.S., 1995, South China Normal University
Ph.D., 2004, State University of New York at Buffalo

Phone
(570) 422-3733
Campus Address
Stroud Hall 409 V

Dr. Hu offers Physical Geography, Geology, Geomorphology, Watershed Management, GIS courses. His research interests include Fluvial Processes, Water Resources Management, and GIS/RS Application.

Michael Gray
Name
Michael Gray
Title
Professor of History, Series Editor - Voices of the Civil War

B.A., 1990, East Stroudsburg University
M.A., 1991, East Stroudsburg University
Ph.D., 1998, Kent State University

Phone
(570) 422-3286
Campus Address
Stroud Hall 409 F

Besides teaching history at ESU, Dr. Gray is working on a third book dealing with Civil War prisons. He also serves as series editor of Voices of the Civil War with University of Tennessee Press, where he has overseen the release of 9 publications to this date.

Erin O'Donnell
Name
Erin O'Donnell
Title
Associate Professor of History

B.A., 1985, University of Louisiana-Lafayette
M.A., 1991, North Carolina State University
Ph.D, 2009, University of Chicago

Phone
(570) 422-3535
Campus Address
Stroud Hall 409
Martin Wilson
Name
Martin Wilson
Title
Associate Professor of History, Graduate Coordinator

B.A., 1976, Lock Haven University
M.A., 1984, East Stroudsburg University
Ph.D., 2000, Temple University

Phone
(570) 422-3991
Campus Address
Stroud Hall 409

Contact Us

Please contact the History & Geography department with any questions.

Contact Information

Campus Address
Stroud Hall
Phone:
(570) 422-3286
Fax:
(570) 422-3937 (Fax)
Title of Department Leader
Department Chair
Name
Don Dellipriscoli
Phone:
(570) 422-3234