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Contact the Department of History

The Department of History is located in MacAlister Hall at 33rd and Chestnut Streets. For faculty specific information, please view the directory.

Main Office

MacAlister Hall, Room 3025
3250-60 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Phone: 215.895.2463
Fax: 215.895.6614

Department Leadership

Drexel University Professor Scott Knowles, PhD

Scott Knowles, PhD
Interim Department Head; Professor
Phone: 215.895.2496 | Office: 3025 MacAlister Hall

Jonathan Seitz

Jonathan Seitz, PhD
Director of Undergraduate Studies; Associate Teaching Professor of History
Phone: 215.895.0996 | Office: 5022 MacAlister Hall


Irene Cho

Irene Cho
Department Administrator
Phone: 215.571.3852 | Office: 3025 MacAlister Hall

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Sharon Eichelberger
Administrative Assistant
Phone: 215.895.2463 | Office: 3025 MacAlister Hall

Prospective Student Inquiries

Drexel College of Arts and Sciences Director of Recruiting Kelly Schimpf

Kelly Schimpf
Director of Recruitment
College of Arts of Sciences
3250 Chestnut Street
4020 MacAlister Hall