Barry Shapiro

Professor Shapiro

Title: Professor
Department: History
B. A., Harpur College, SUNY Binghamton;
M. A., University of Chicago;

Contact Information

Phone: (814) 332-4304

Office Information

Location: Arter Hall, Room 206
Office Hours: Fall 2017

Tuesday 1:30 – 3:30 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am – 12:00 pm and 2:00 – 3:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 – 10:00 am

Fall 2017 Courses

HIST 157 – History of Modern France, 1789-Present
HIST 308 – French Revolution / Napoleon
HIST 556 – The French Revolution

Courses Taught

Research and Publications


Teaching Experience

Professor, History, Allegheny College, 2003-
Associate Professor, History, Allegheny College, 1995-2003
Assistant Professor, History, Allegheny College, 1988-95
Teaching Assistant, History, UCLA, 1986-88.
Instructor, Political Science, Pembroke St. Univ. (NC), 1974-76
Instructor, Social Science, Loop Jr. College (IL), 1968-69

Teaching Fields

French Revolution
The Enlightenment
French History
Early Modern and Modern European History
European Intellectual History
History of Political Crime and Political Justice
Psychohistory, Environmental History