History Faculty and Staff

Dr. Gregory Wilson

Dr. Gregory Wilson

Title: Associate Professor
Department: History
Phone: 330-972-8575
Email: gwilson@uakron.edu
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Gregory Wilson maintains research and teaching interests in modern United States history, especially political economy, public history, environmental history, Ohio history, and the scholarship of teaching and learning. Along with various articles and public history projects, he is the author of Communities Left Behind: The Area Redevelopment Administration, 1945 – 1965 (Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 2009) and the co-author of Ohio: A History of the Buckeye State and Above the Shots: The Kent State Shootings in History and Memory. He is also the co-author and content advisor for three Teaching American History grants funded by the Department of Education; combined total over $3 million.


Ph.D. - Ohio State University