Photo portrait of Dr. Steven A. Jobbitt

Dr. Steven Jobbitt

Acting Chair
Associate Professor
Chair

Department: 
Email: 
sjobbitt@lakeheadu.ca
Phone Number: 
+1 (807) 343-8305
Office Location: 
Ryan Building 3016
Office Hours: 
Tuesdays 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm or by appointment, email Dr. Steven A. Jobbitt directly sjobbitt@lakeheadu.ca
Academic Qualifications: 
  • PhD    University of Toronto
  • MA      Lakehead University
  • BA       Lakehead University
Date joined Lakehead: 
2013
Research Interests: 

Dr. Steven Jobbitt received his PhD in modern east central European history from the University of Toronto in 2008. His current research includes projects on radical right-wing identity formation in Hungary; representations of death and martyrdom in Salazar's Portugal; and globalization and the reinvention of the left in post-Cold War Europe and Africa.

Dr. Steven Jobbitt has traveled extensively in Europe, and has lived a total of four years in Hungary (1992-1995, 2003-2004). He is fluent in Hungarian and technical editor of the AHEA: E-Journal of the American Hungarian Educators Association.