Dr. Rebecca Wendelken

Professor of History
(910) 630-7589
Trustees 236

Director, Global Studies Program


B.A., Kennesaw State College; M.A., Ph.D., Emory University


I was born in West Virginia and did my graduate work at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. I wrote my dissertation on an early twentieth century British copper mine in what is now the Republic of Kazakhstan. I teach courses in Russian and Central Asian history, world history, labor and capital, ethnicity and conflicts, especially those in southwestern Asia and the Middle East.


Foreign Film Series: "The Last Kiss"

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Friends of Music presents Duo Cintemani

Presented by Friends of Music

Comprised of flautist Rachel Taratoot Ciraldo and guitarist Nicholas Ciraldo, Duo Cintemani is a fun pair of...

Homecoming & Parents Weekend

Join the Methodist University family as we celebrate Homecoming and Parents Weekend 2017. For tickets and more information, see our...