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Bryan Lamkin, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of History and Political Science
Director, General Studies Program
Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 3368
Bryan Lamkin, Ph.D., teaches American history at Azusa Pacific University. His expertise includes American ethnic and immigration history and the history of religion in America. In recent years, Lamkin has devoted attention to faith integration, local oral history projects, and the use of technology in the classroom.


Ph.D., University of California, Riverside, 1997
M.Div., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, 1990
M.A., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, 1989
B.A., University of Washington, 1981

Advanced Oral History Institute, sponsored by the Regional Oral History Office, University of California, Berkeley, 2006


  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
    • History and Political Science


  • American Immigration and Ethnic History
  • History of Religion in America
  • History of the American West

Courses Taught

HIST 151 – United States History to 1865
HIST 152 – United States History Since 1865
HIST 330 – History of Religion in America
HIST 338 – History of California
HIST 342 – The American West
HIST 346 – History of American Immigration
HIST 374 – Colonial Era
HIST 376 – The Revolution and the Republic
HIST 380 – Civil War and Reconstruction
HIST 382 – Emergence of Modern America
HIST 386 – Modern America
POLI 496 – Senior Seminar: Religion and Politics

Office Location

Ronald Building, Room 128, East Campus

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