History and
Social Sciences

The faculty and students within our multidisciplinary department advance the study and practice of history and the social sciences through teaching, research, and outreach. Our research generates knowledge rooted in historical and social scientific approaches to the study of the human condition.


Department Faculty

Adjunct Professors

  • Mary Anne K. Clarke
  • Ethan Dugas
  • Burton Van Name Edwards
  • Jeffrey Hamill
  • Curtis Holland
  • Gail Mohanty
  • Alicia Sansone
  • Shahram Shadbash
  • Kristin Taylor-Costello
  • Terrance N. Turner
Washburn, Ronald

Ronald Washburn

Lecturer, History and Social Sciences
Faculty Suite J, Room 103
JD, New England School of Law
BA, Mount Saint Lary College

Sports, Civil Rights, Business and Uniform Commercial Code

Sports/Entertainment Law, Gun Right Advocacy, First Amendment, Contract Law

  • Massachusetts Bar
  • 2018, Teaching and Service Award
  • 2015, Promoted to Senior Lecturer - Aug 1, 2015

Washburn, R., Sport and the Law, Cagnella Publishing.