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Dr. Rebecca Peterson

Professor
History and Political Science Department
Office: York 107
UMHB Mail Box:UMHB Box 8374900 College St, Box 8374BeltonTX76513
Phone: (254) 295-4551(254) 295-4551
Subjects Taught: World Civilizations, European history courses ranging from ancient Greece to the twentieth century.
Degrees Earned: B.A., Texas Lutheran College, M.A., Ph.D., University of North Texas
Bio

Dr. Rebecca Peterson joined UMHB in Fall 2005 as a Professor of History.  She previously taught for eleven years at Graceland University in Lamoni, Iowa.  She received her B.A. in History from Texas Lutheran College, and earned both her M.A. and Ph.D. in History from the University of North Texas.  She teaches World Civilizations and European history courses ranging from ancient Greece to the twentieth century.  Her research interests focus on the Lutheran Reformation, particularly Philip Melanchthon and Johannes Brenz, and she regularly presents research at the Sixteenth Century Studies Conference.  She is the currently the Interim Dean for the College of Humanities and Sciences..