Stephen Hageman

Instructor, History


Areas of Expertise:

  • Intellectual, political and institutional history of the “New Populist” Neighborhood Movement
  • Progressive social activism of the post-Civil Rights era
  • Modern American History
  • History of Conservatism in 20th Century America
  • Civil War and Reconstruction


  • Ph. D. candidate, University of Illinois
  • B.A. in history and American Studies, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio

Professional Achievements:

  • Instructor of History, William Woods University, 2006
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Bloomsburg University, Bloomsburg, Pa., 2006
  • Visiting Lecturer, University of Illinois, 2003-2004
  • Teaching Assistant, University of Illinois, 1998-2002


  • Phi Alpha Theta, history honor society
  • Phi Beta Kappa, academic honor society
  • American Historical Association
  • The Organization of American Historians
  • The Labor and Working Class History
  • Association
  • The American Studies Association

Honors and/or awards:

    • Louis D. Beaumont Dad's Association Distinguished Professor Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2008
    • Louisville Institute for the Study of American Religion Dissertation Fellow at the University of Illinois, 2004-2005
    • Recipient of the John G. and Evelyn Hartman Heiligenstein Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, 2001, 2004