Phillip Hamilton
Associate Professor
History
757-594-7251 | phamilt@cnu.edu

Areas of Expertise
Virginia history, U.S. history from the early republic to the Civil War, and American slavery.

Education
Ph.D. History, Washington University, 1995
M.A. History, George Washington University, 1990
B.A. History, Gettysburg College, 1983

Awards, Scholarships. Grants
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library Fellowship, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation (2004)
Dean’s Office Grant, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Christopher Newport University (2003)

Memberships/Associations
Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture
Society for Historians of the Early American Republic
St. George Tucker Society
Southern Association for Women Historians
Southern Historical Association
Virginia Historical Society