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Daniel P. Barr, Ph.D.
University Professor of History (Social Sciences)
412-397-5411 phone (M)
412-397-6044 fax
Nicholson Center 469

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Early American History, Kent State University, 2001
  • Bachelor of Arts, History, Slippery Rock University, 1994
  • M.A., History, Slippery Rock University, 1996

Area of Expertise/Research

  • Colonial/Revolutionary America
  • American Indian History
  • Civil War
  • Pennsylvania History


  • "Pennsylvania"  in Daniel Murphree, ed., Native America: A State by State History (Greenwood, 2012).
  • "Dead Men Walking: Life and Death in the Civil War."  Pennsylvania History (Summer 2009).
  • "Victory at Kittanning? Re-Evaluating the Impact of Armstrong's Raid on the Seven Years' War in Pennsylvania."  Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography (January 2007).
  • The Boundaries Between Us: Natives and Newcomers on the Frontiers ofthe Old Northwest Territory.  Kent State Univeristy Press, 2006.
  • Unconquered: The Iroquois Leage at War in Colonial America.  Praeger, 2006.
  • "A Road for Warriors: The Western Delawares and the Seven Years' War in Pennsylvania."  Pennsylvania History (Winter 2006).
  • "Looking Backward: The Life and Legend of Louis Sockalexis" in Richard C. King, ed., Native Athletes in Sport and Society (University of Nebraska Press, 2005).

Schedule of Courses
Schedule Book for All Active and Available Future Terms, Daniel

Spring 2015
  • HIST1100-B
  • 12:15-01:30 PM T RMBarr1 (01/12-05/02/15)1 Seats
  • HIST1100-A
  • -ONLINEIBarr2 (01/10-03/06/15)0 Seats
  • HIST1200-B
  • -ONLINEIBarr4 (03/07-05/02/15)0 Seats
  • HIST2002-A
  • 09:15-10:30 AM T RMBarr1 (01/12-05/02/15)10 Seats
  • HIST3900-A
  • -APPTMBarr1 (01/12-05/02/15)0 Seats
  • HIST4803-C1
  • -APPTMBarr1 (01/12-05/02/15)0 Seats


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