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John R. Dichtl

Campus Address: 127 Cavanaugh Hall
Phone: (317)274-2718
Fax: (317)278-5230
Email: jdichtl@iupui.edu
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Executive Director of the National Council on Public History
Adjunct Assistant Professor of History


B.A. Carleton College 1987, M.A. Indiana University 1993, Ph.D. Indiana University 2000

Academic Interests

Early American history, public history, shared authority, religion


IUPUI Jaguars Favorite Professor Award, Fall 2006, Fall 2007, and Spring and Fall 2008


Frontiers of Faith: Bringing Catholicism to the West in the Early Republic (University Press of Kentucky, 2008) "Tenure, Promotion, and the Publicly Engaged Academic Historian: A Report by the Working Group on Evaluating Public History Scholarship" (AHA, NCPH, OAH, 2010)


Board of Directors, National Council on Public History; Vice President, National Coalition for History; Board of Directors, Ultimate History Project; Chair, Working Group on Evaluating Public History Scholarship (2007-2010)

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