History Professor Named to American Historical Association Post
Roy Domenico, Ph.D., professor and chair of the History Department, was named executive secretary of the Society for Italian Historical Studies of the American Historical Association, the largest organization of historians in the United States.
Dr. Domenico has authored three volumes on Italian history, has co-edited an encyclopedia of modern Christian politics, and has, most recently, contributed chapters to forthcoming books on political scandals (on the Italian “Montesi Scandal”), and U.S. Catholicism (on U.S.–Vatican relations).
The American Historical Association is a nonprofit membership organization founded in 1884 and incorporated by Congress in 1889 for the promotion of historical studies. With nearly 14,000 members, the association serves historians representing every historical period and geographical area.