Harrison

Email Robert Harrison at harrison@sou.edu

EDUCATION

BA (History) Biola University

MDiv. (Church History) Fuller Theological Seminary

MA (History) California State University, Los Angeles

PhD (History) University of Southern California


POSITIONS

Assistant, Associate, Professor of History

Biola University 1980-1990


Instructor: Hubbard Chair of British Studies

University of Southern California 1988-1990


Associate, Full Professor of History

Southern Oregon University 1990-2014


Visiting Professor of History

Winchester University, UK 1996


ACADEMIC GRANTS

Fulbright Scholar: Egypt 1987

NEH University of Texas, Austin 1988

NEH Princeton University, School of Near Eastern Studies 1989 and 1992

Joseph Malone Fellowship, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain 1989-90

Carpenter I Grant, British Library, India Office 1997

 

ACADEMIC HONORS

Phi Alpha Theta 1977

Phi Kappa Phi 1995

Phi Kappa Phi Scholar of the Year 1996

SOU Teacher of the Year 2005


PUBLICATIONS

Books:

"Gladstone's Imperialism in Egypt: Techniques of Domination" - Greenwood Press, 1995

"Historical Dictionary of the British Empire" - Greenwood Press, 1997

"Britain in the Middle East 1619-1971" - Bloomsbury Academic UK, 2016

 

TEACHING FIELDS

Modern Europe: French Revolution to the Present

Imperial Russia

English History Survey 

Europe in the Era of the First World War

Islamic Middle East

World Civilizations

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

American Historical Association (AHA)

Middle East Studies Association (MESA)

North American Conference on British Studies (NACBS)