John E. Bodnar, Ph.D.
Professor Bodnar is Chair and Chancellor's Professor of History and Director of the Center for the Study of History and Memory. He received his B.A. and M.A. from John Carroll University and his Ph.D. from the University of Connecticut. He came to IU in 1981. He has made significant contributions in four distinct fields of immigration history, working-class history, the history of memory and film history. He has received many awards for excellence in teaching and was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize for his book, Remaking America.