David Dorondo

David Dorondo, with horse and students

 

Department of History
Associate Professor

 Phone: 828-227-3908

Email: dorondo@email.wcu.edu
Office Address: McKee Building, 227C

Biography:

Dr. Dorondo received his D. Phil. from the University of Oxford (St. Antony's College). He is a specialist in modern German history, and has an abiding interest in military history. He is the author of Bavaria and German Federalism: Reich to Republic, 1918-1933 (1992) and Riders of the Apocalypse: German Cavalry and Modern Warfare, 1870-1945 (2012), as well as numerous articles and reviews. He is faculty advisor to the History Club and Phi Alpha Theta, and he won the College of Arts and Sciences Teaching Award for 2000-2001 and the Last Lecture Teaching Award for 2012-2013. He is also moderator of the Carolina Round Table on the World Wars.

Courses Taught:

History 151: “Turning Points in European History”

History 317: “History Twentieth Century International Relations”

History 307: “Modern Russia”

History 330: “Modern Germany”

History 416/516: “Twentieth Century Europe”

History 425/525: “European Military History”

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