John L. Brooke
Distinguished Professor, History
Professor Brooke is the director of the OSU Center for Historical Research and co-chair of the 2011-2012 Program: Disease, Health, and Environment in Global History. He was named an OSU Humanities Distinguished Professor in September 2003, and served as Vice Chair of the History Department from 2006 to 2008. His teaching areas include Early American History and Environmental History, and he regularly teaches the American survey to 1877, Colonial North America, The American Revolution and Early Republic, America in the Age of Jefferson and Jackson, and Global Environmental History.