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Christos Frentzos

Christos Frentzos


History & Philosophy


Ph.D. History (2004) University of Houston

M.A. History (1996) University of New Orleans

B.A. History (1993) University of New Orleans

In 2007, Dr. Frentzos was appointed a Fellow of the Summer Military History Seminar at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, and in 2010 he was named an Academic Fellow for the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies Terrorism Studies Program at Tel Aviv University in Israel.  In 2010 he received Austin Peay State University’s Socrates Award for excellence in teaching. In addition to publishing several articles/book chapters and scholarly book reviews, Dr. Frentzos also co-edited The Routledge Handbook of American Military and Diplomatic History, The Colonial Period to 1877 (Routledge Press, Taylor & Francis Group, 2015), as well as The Routledge Handbook of American Military and Diplomatic History, 1865 to the Present  (Routledge Press, Taylor & Francis Group, 2013).

  • HIST 2010 & 2020: American History Survey I & II

  • HIST 4820: The Vietnam War: 1945-1975

  • HIST 4840: The Cold War: 1945-1991

  • HIST 4900: America in Vietnam

  • HIST 5009: Cold War I, 1945-1960 (Graduate Seminar)

  • HIST 5010: Cold War II, 1960-1991 and Aftermath (Graduate Seminar)

  • HIST 5011: Cold War Political-Diplomatic Issues

  • HIST 5019: Unconventional Warfare in History (Graduate Seminar)

  • HIST 5018: Special Operations Perspectives (Graduate Seminar)

  • HIST 5037: The Vietnam War

  • Twentieth Century U.S. Diplomatic and Military History with an emphasis on the Korean and Vietnamese Conflicts

  • American Intelligence and National Security

  • Unconventional Warfare, and Terrorism

  • Late Nineteenth - Twentieth Century United States Political History