Faculty

Eric C. Maiershofer, Ph.D.

Photo - Eric C. MaiershoferAssociate Professor, College of Arts & Sciences

Phone: (714) 879-3901 x1282
Email: ecmaiershofer@hiu.edu
Office: Nutwood Building, #330

EDUCATION:

  • Ph.D., History, University of California, San Diego
  • B.A., History, University of California, San Diego

COURSES:

  • Europe since 1945
  • The Modern Middle East
  • The Nazi Revolution, 1919 - 1945
  • The Sixties
  • History and Memory
  • World History to 1500
  • World History since 1500
  • U.S. History to 1865
  • U.S. History since 1865
KEY AWARDS/AFFILIATIONS:
  • German Studies Association

ACADEMIC INTERESTS:

  • Urban Reconstruction of Germany
  • Modern Civic Identity
  • History and Memory
  • Middle Eastern History since 1914
  • Cultural History

PUBLICATIONS:

Maiershofer, Erik C. The City Restored: Memory, Reconstruction and Civic Identity in Augsburg, 1944-1955. Ph.D. Dissertation, 2004.

PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS:

October 2007 Presentation, "Through a Child's Eyes, Postwar Commemoration in Augsburg." German Studies Association Annual Meeting, San Diego, California.
September 2006 Moderator for panel "Resistance in the Third Reich" at the Conference on Faith and History, Shawnee, Oklahoma.
October 1998 Presented a paper "Reconstruction and Redevelopment: City Planning in Augsburg under National Socialism" at the annual meeting of the German Studies Association in Salt Lake City, Utah.
November 1997 Presented a paper "The Discursive Construction of Civic Identity in Augsburg" at the Graduate Student History and Theory Conference at the University of California, Irvine.

HOBBIES/INTERESTS:

Astronomy, Photography, and a San Diego Padres/Chargers Fan!

PERSONAL MISSION STATEMENT/ PHILOSOPHY OF EDUCATION:

I strive to treat each and every person as a unique individual who is created in the image of God, and love each one accordingly.

RECOMMENDED LINKS:

>> Back to Faculty Profiles