Profile

John M. McCarthy, Ph.D.
Professor of History (Social Sciences)
mccarthy@rmu.edu
412-397-5412 phone (M)
412-397-6044 fax
Nicholson Center 470


Educational Background

  • Bachelor of Arts, History, Bethany College, WV, 1997
  • Ph.D., History, Marquette University, 2005
  • Masters', History, Marquette University, 1999

Area of Expertise/Research

  • American History, Urban History, Planning History

Publications

  • Making Milwaukee Mightier: Planning and the Politics of Growth, 1910-1960 (Northern Illinois University Press, 2009)--Winner of Gambrinus Prize for Best Book on Milwaukee History, Milwaukee County Historical Society, 2010.
  • "Bowling Together?  Resurrecting the "'Public' in Modern America," Reviews in American History, September 2011.
  • "Familiar Competitors on a New Playing Field: Sports Venues and Urban Dvelopment in Contemporary America," Journal of Planning History, November 2009, 330-338.

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


Summer 2016
Course-SectionTimeDaysLocInstructorSessionSeats
  • HIST1100-B
  • -ONLINEIMccarthy1 (05/03-06/25/16)3 Seats
  • HIST1200-A
  • -ONLINEIMccarthy7 (06/26-08/18/16)2 Seats

    Fall 2016
    Course-SectionTimeDaysLocInstructorSessionSeats
  • HIST1100-M
  • 02:00-03:15 PM T RMMccarthy1 (08/29-12/17/16)5 Seats
  • HIST1105-A
  • 11:00-12:15 PM T RMMccarthy1 (08/29-12/17/16)8 Seats
  • HIST1200-L1
  • -ONLINEFMccarthy4 (10/22-12/17/16)5 Seats
  • HIST4800-C1
  • 12:00-12:50 PMM W FMMccarthy1 (08/29-12/17/16)20 Seats
  • HIST4803-C1
  • -APPTMMccarthy1 (08/29-12/17/16)0 Seats
  • POLS4800-C1
  • 12:00-12:50 PMM W FMMccarthy1 (08/29-12/17/16) Seats
  • SOCI4800-C1
  • 12:00-12:50 PMM W FMMccarthy1 (08/29-12/17/16) Seats
  • SOSC4800-C1
  • 12:00-12:50 PMM W FMMccarthy1 (08/29-12/17/16)20 Seats