Bruce L. Kinzer earned his BA from Eastern Michigan University in 1969, his MA from the University of Michigan in 1970, and his PhD from the University of Toronto in 1975. After working as a post-doctoral fellow for four years, he taught British history at McMaster University, before moving on the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, where he moved through the ranks and served a four-year term as chair of the department of history. In the spring of 1996, he held a visiting fellowship at Corpus Christi College, Oxford University. He joined the faculty at Kenyon in 2000 as chair of the history department, remaining in that position through June 2004.

Areas of Expertise

Modern British history and the British empire


1975 — Doctor of Philosophy from Univ Toronto

1970 — Master of Arts from Univ Michigan Ann Arbor

1969 — Bachelor of Arts from Eastern Michigan University