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Chip McLeod


Department Chair
Professor of History

Phone: 435-652-7827
Office: McDonald 227
Ph.D. Howard University

Norman C. "Chip" McLeod Jr. teaches courses covering the American experience in its formative stages from early European colonization through the American Civil War and Reconstruction. A specialist in social and cultural history, his primary teaching and research interests include the development of British North America, the American Revolution and Early Republic, the slave South, and the Civil War and Reconstruction.

Courses Taught

HIST 2700: U.S. History To 1877
HIST 2710: U.S. History Since 1877
HIST 3000: Historical Research Methodologies
HIST 3010R: Special Topics in History
HIST 3670: Slavery and the American Republic
HIST 3720: Colonial America
HIST 3730: The American Civil War and Reconstruction (1848-1877)
HIST 4700: African-American History (1619-Present)
HIST 4710: The American Revolution
HIST 4720: The New Nation (1789-1848)
HIST 4730: Society and Culture in the U.S. (1780-1860)
HIST 4800R: Independent Study
HIST 4890: Senior Capstone