History

William Morris

William Morris

Visiting Assistant Professor of History

B.A., M.A., University of Mississippi; Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Will Morris recently received his Ph.D. in European History from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  His dissertation focused on drug users and West German liberalization after 1968. 

His diverse research interests include subcultures, urban history, addiction, military history, the history of science as well as nations and nationalism.  In keeping with these varying interests, Will teaches the broad scope of European history from 1789 to the present, including, among other topics, the French Revolution, the World Wars, and 1968 counter-cultural uprisings. 

He lives in Urbana and has an extremely distracting collection of video games.