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Edmund Wehrle, Ph.D.

Edmund Wehrle, Ph.D.

Office: 2536 Coleman Hall
Phone: 217-581-3310
Fax: 217-581-7233
Email: efwehrle@eiu.edu
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Dr. Ed Wehrle, professor of history, currently serves as the coordinator for the graduate program in history. The graduate program offers a Master of Arts in History with concentrations in United States and European history. Dr. Wehrle’s research interests are U.S. labor and international relations. He recently authored the book Between a River and a Mountain: The AFL-CIO and the Vietnam War, 1947-1975(University of Michigan Press, 2005). He received his doctorate from the University of Maryland in 1998.

Admission to the graduate program in history requires an application to The Graduate School as well as an additional application to the Department of History. Please contact Dr. Wehrle or visit the program's website for program admission criteria.



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