Jacob M. Blosser, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of History
Office: CFO 609
Jacob M. Blosser, Ph.D., joined the Department of History and Government in fall 2006. He earned his bachelor of arts in history and English from Milligan College in 1999, his master's in history from James Madison University in 2001 and his doctorate in history from the University of South Carolina in 2006.
He teaches American history survey courses as well as upper-level and graduate courses in colonial and revolutionary America, the Atlantic World and early modern Europe. He is particularly interested in religious history, popular culture and the history of the book.
His teachings and research have been supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities, the American Historical Association, the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, the Folger Shakespeare Library, the American Antiquarian Society, the Virginia Historical Society and the Historical Society of the Episcopal Church.