Department Chair:
Renee Romano

Administrative Assistant:
Kathy King

Department Email:

Phone: 440 775 8520
Fax: 440 775 6910

Rice Hall 316
10 North Professor St.
Oberlin, OH, 44074

Office Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8:00-12:00, 1:00-4:30

Heather Hogan

Heather Hogan

Professor of History Emeritus

Heather Hogan

Professor Heather Hogan-Emeritis

Photography by Russell Kornblith

Educational Background

  • Bachelor of Arts, Northwestern University
  • Master of Arts, University Michigan Ann Arbor
  • Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan Ann Arbor

In addition to the survey of Russian history from the 10th century to the present, Heather Hogan variously offers course work on early modern Russia, the 19th-century intelligentsia, Russia's interactions with Central Asia, and Stalinism. Her research  interests include late imperial labor history and 19th- to 20th-century Central Asia. She is author of Forging Revolution: Metalworkers, Managers, and the State in St. Petersburg, 1890-1914 (Indiana, 1993). On July 1, 2010, she began a three year appointment as Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences for faculty development.