Robert Christman

Robert Christman has been a professor of History since 2005, focusing in the areas of German reformation, late Medieval and early modern Europe. His course topics include Europe to 1648, Christianity and Islam, and Rome: Republic and Empire.

During January Term, Professor Christman leads the special topic course Christianity and Islam. In this course, students investigate the many varieties of contact between Christians and Muslims, as well as the changing perceptions and attitudes each side had of the other during the period from the rise of Islam c.640 to the Battle of Vienna in 1683.