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Cecilia Samonte, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of History History


Office: Arrupe Hall 307

  • B.A. in History, University of the Philippines
  • M.A. in History, University of Kansas
  • Ph.D. in American Studies, Michigan State University

Courses Taught: World Civilizations to the 17th Century (level I), World Civilizations since 1492 (level I), History of the United States I, Modern America, Contemporary America, U.S. Women's History, History of Modern China and Japan

Areas of Interest/Current Research: Nineteenth century U.S., U.S. women's history, U.S. diplomatic history, history of U.S. foreign relations, U.S.-Philippine relations from 1898 to 1946, travel writing