Dr. Ralph S. Hattox


Dr. Ralph HattoxElliott Professor of History
Morton Hall, 318
(434) 223-6108
rhattox@hsc.edu

Education

BSFS in International Affairs, Georgetown University, 1976; MA, Princeton University, 1981; PhD in Near Eastern Studies, Princeton University, 1982.

Teaching Interests

Islamic Near East
Medieval Europe and Byzantium
Mediterranean Trade and Diplomacy
Nation and state building.

Committee Assignments & Service to the College

Chair, Department of History, 2003-
Chair, Academic Affairs Committee, 1994-1995
Faculty Affairs Committee 1997-98, 2003-

Professional Affiliations

American Oriental Society

Family

Susan P. Hattox