Dr. Ian Hopper

Assistant Professor of History
704-406-4471
ihopper1@gardner-webb.edu

Specializations: European History, Modern Britain, Military History, Economic History

Education: Ph.D. Brandeis University, B.A. Claremont McKenna College

Professor Hopper specializes in British cultural history. He has additional scholarly interest in military and economic history. He has developed the use of large scale classroom simulations in which teams of teams of students compete in historical conflicts including the War of Austrian Succession, WWI, and WWII.

Selected Publications: “Absentminded Conquerors: The Paradoxes of English Imperialism and Militarism before the Great War” Historically Speaking, Vol. XIII, No. 3, June 2012, pp. 24-26