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Dr. Steven Jobbitt

Associate Professor, Chair
+1 807-343-8010ext. 8305
Ryan Building 3016
email Dr. Steven A. Jobbitt directly sjobbitt@lakeheadu.ca
Academic Qualifications: 
  • PhD    University of Toronto
  • MA      Lakehead University
  • BA       Lakehead University
Date joined Lakehead: 
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.

In the News:

July 2, 2019

Graduate Students Present at Congress of...

Congratulations to MA students Yawei Zhang, Peter DeLorenzi, and Michael McNeil who presented...


October 22, 2018

History Member Receives Contribution to Teaching...

At the most recent meeting of Lakehead University's Senate, Dr. Steven Jobbitt was awarded a...


July 2, 2018

Two Department Members Promoted

The Department is pleased to announce that two members of the Department of History have achieved...