Faculty Profile

Geoffrey Wawro

Title
Professor
Department
History
College
College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

    

Education

PhD, Yale University, 1992.
Major: Modern European History
Dissertation Title: "The Austro-Prussian War: Politics, Strategy and War in the Habsburg Monarchy, 1859-1866."
MPhil, Yale University, 1989.
Major: Modern European History
MA, Yale University, 1987.
Major: Modern European History
BA, Brown University, 1983.
Major: Magna Cum Laude, History
Cheltenham College, England, 1979.
Major: English Literature and German
Loomis Chaffee School, Windsor, Connecticut, 1978.
Major: high school curriculum

Current Scheduled Teaching*

HIST 6950.734, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2019
HIST 6950.901, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2019

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

Previous Scheduled Teaching*

HIST 6950.703, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2019
HIST 6940.750, Individual Research, Spring 2019
HIST 5950.715, Master's Thesis, Spring 2019
HIST 5900.703, Special Problems, Spring 2019
HIST 5240.001, Studies in European Military/Diplomatic History, Spring 2019 SPOT
HIST 4260.002, Topics in History, Spring 2019 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 6950.737, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2018
HIST 5950.707, Master's Thesis, Fall 2018
HIST 5250.002, Seminar in European Military/Diplomatic History, Fall 2018 SPOT
HIST 4262.001, Topics in European History, Fall 2018 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 6950.703, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2018
HIST 5950.715, Master's Thesis, Spring 2018
HIST 5240.002, Studies in European Military/Diplomatic History, Spring 2018 SPOT
HIST 6950.737, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2017
HIST 5250.001, Seminar in European Military/Diplomatic History, Fall 2017 SPOT
HIST 4262.001, Topics in European History, Fall 2017 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 6950.703, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2017
HIST 6940.750, Individual Research, Spring 2017
HIST 6940.754, Individual Research, Spring 2017
HIST 5240.001, Studies in European Military/Diplomatic History, Spring 2017 SPOT
HIST 4262.003, Topics in European History, Spring 2017 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 6950.737, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2016
HIST 5950.707, Master's Thesis, Fall 2016
HIST 5950.737, Master's Thesis, Fall 2016
HIST 6900.729, Special Problems, Fall 2016
HIST 4262.002, Topics in European History, Fall 2016 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 6940.750, Individual Research, Spring 2016
HIST 6940.754, Individual Research, Spring 2016
HIST 5950.715, Master's Thesis, Spring 2016
HIST 5240.001, Studies in European Military/Diplomatic History, Spring 2016 SPOT
HIST 5950.737, Master's Thesis, Fall 2015
HIST 5250.001, Seminar in European Military/Diplomatic History, Fall 2015 SPOT
HIST 5900.719, Special Problems, Fall 2015
HIST 4262.002, Topics in European History, Fall 2015 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 6940.750, Individual Research, Spring 2015
HIST 5950.715, Master's Thesis, Spring 2015
HIST 5240.001, Studies in European Military/Diplomatic History, Spring 2015
HIST 6940.737, Individual Research, Fall 2014
HIST 5950.737, Master's Thesis, Fall 2014
HIST 5250.001, Seminar in European Military/Diplomatic History, Fall 2014
HIST 5900.772, Special Problems, Fall 2014
HIST 5900.773, Special Problems, Fall 2014
HIST 4262.001, Topics in European History, Fall 2014 Syllabus
HIST 5900.702, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2014
HIST 6940.750, Individual Research, Spring 2014
HIST 6900.750, Special Problems, Spring 2014
HIST 5240.001, Studies in European Military/Diplomatic History, Spring 2014
HIST 6940.737, Individual Research, Fall 2013
HIST 5240.002, Studies in European Military/Diplomatic History, Fall 2013
HIST 4262.001, Topics in European History, Fall 2013 Syllabus
HIST 6940.750, Individual Research, Spring 2013
HIST 5240.002, Studies in European Military/Diplomatic History, Spring 2013
HIST 4262.003, Topics in European History, Spring 2013 Syllabus
HIST 6940.750, Individual Research, Spring 2012
HIST 5950.705, Master's Thesis, Spring 2012
HIST 5240.001, Studies in European Military/Diplomatic History, Spring 2012
HIST 6940.737, Individual Research, Fall 2011
HIST 5950.737, Master's Thesis, Fall 2011
HIST 5230.001, Seminar in United States Military/Diplomatic History, Fall 2011
HIST 5900.772, Special Problems, Fall 2011
HIST 4262.002, Topics in European History, Fall 2011 Syllabus
HIST 5950.737, Master's Thesis, Summer 5W1 2011
HIST 5950.705, Master's Thesis, Spring 2011
HIST 5240.001, Studies in European Military/Diplomatic History, Spring 2011
HIST 6940.737, Individual Research, Fall 2010
HIST 5950.737, Master's Thesis, Fall 2010
HIST 5230.002, Seminar in United States Military/Diplomatic History, Fall 2010
HIST 4262.004, Topics in European History, Fall 2010 Syllabus
HIST 6940.750, Individual Research, Spring 2010
HIST 5240.001, Studies in European Military/Diplomatic History, Spring 2010
HIST 6940.704, Individual Research, Fall 2009
HIST 5900.725, Special Problems, Fall 2009
HIST 5240.001, Studies in European Military/Diplomatic History, Fall 2009
HIST 4262.005, Topics in European History, Fall 2009 Syllabus
HIST 6940.750, Individual Research, Spring 2009
HIST 6900.750, Special Problems, Spring 2009
HIST 5240.001, Studies in European Military/Diplomatic History, Spring 2009
HIST 5900.725, Special Problems, Fall 2008
HIST 4262.002, Topics in European History, Fall 2008
HIST 5900.726, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2008
HIST 5950.705, Master's Thesis, Spring 2008
HIST 5900.703, Special Problems, Spring 2008
HIST 5900.750, Special Problems, Spring 2008
HIST 4262.006, Topics in European History, Spring 2008
HIST 6950.716, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2007
HIST 5950.731, Master's Thesis, Fall 2007
HIST 5240.002, Studies in European Military/Diplomatic History, Fall 2007
HIST 6940.750, Individual Research, Spring 2007
HIST 5240.001, Studies in European Military/Diplomatic History, Spring 2007
HIST 6940.706, Individual Research, Fall 2006
HIST 5240.001, Studies in European Military/Diplomatic History, Fall 2006
HIST 6940.701, Individual Research, Summer 5W1 2006
HIST 6940.701, Individual Research, Summer 5W2 2006
HIST 6950.703, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2006
HIST 5900.701, Special Problems, Spring 2006
HIST 5900.752, Special Problems, Spring 2006
HIST 6900.750, Special Problems, Spring 2006
HIST 4262.002, Topics in European History, Spring 2006
HIST 4262.003, Topics in European History, Spring 2006
HIST 5240.002, Studies in European Military/Diplomatic History, Fall 2005

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

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Overall
Summative Rating
Challenge and
Engagement Index
Response Rate

out of 5

out of 7
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  • Overall Summative Rating (median):
    This rating represents the combined responses of students to the four global summative items and is presented to provide an overall index of the class’s quality. Overall summative statements include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 5 = Excellent, 3 = Good, and 1= Very poor):
    • The course as a whole was
    • The course content was
    • The instructor’s contribution to the course was
    • The instructor’s effectiveness in teaching the subject matter was
  • Challenge and Engagement Index:
    This rating combines student responses to several SPOT items relating to how academically challenging students found the course to be and how engaged they were. Challenge and Engagement Index items include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 7 = Much higher, 4 = Average, and 1 = Much lower):
    • Do you expect your grade in this course to be
    • The intellectual challenge presented was
    • The amount of effort you put into this course was
    • The amount of effort to succeed in this course was
    • Your involvement in course (doing assignments, attending classes, etc.) was
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