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.