Loyola University Maryland

Department of History

Felicia jamison

Visiting Assistant Professor
Office: Humanities 313

Curriculum Vitae


Felicia Jamison is a Visiting Assistant Professor in the History Department at Loyola University Maryland. Before coming to the university, she was a President’s Postdoctoral Fellow in the History Department at the University of Maryland College Park. She received her B.A. at Mercer University, her M.A. at Morgan State University, and her Ph.D. at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Her research focuses on the lives and experiences of 19th and 20th-centruy African Americans who lived in the rural South. She is currently working on a monograph that analyzes the strategies Southern Black women used to accumulate property during slavery and purchase land during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. 


HS 103 Making of Modern World: US II
HS 359 African American History through Film

Sara Scalenghe

Sara Scalenghe, Ph.D.

Originally from Italy, this associate professor of history has also lived in Syria, Lebanon, and Egypt, and is passionate about her scholarship in Middle Eastern and North African history