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About John B. Roney

Professor John Roney is faculty advisor for the Celtic Club and Men's Ice Hockey team. Member of the American Historical Association, the American Society of Church History, the Conference on Faith and History (past executive officer), Sixteenth Century Studies, American Conference for Irish Studies, Kerry Archaeological and Historical Society, and Phi Alpha Theta Honors Society.
Prior to joining the faculty in 1990, Dr. Roney taught at Redeemer University College and Wilfrid Lauier University, Ontario.
BA from King's College in 1975
MA from Wheaton College in 1980
PhD from the University of Toronto in 1989
Teaching responsibilities:
Western European History
Research interests: Early modern to modern France, Switzerland, Low Countries, and Ireland; Historiography (Reformation, Calvinism, Catholicism, Romanticism, French Revolutionary Europe, theories and approaches to history); Religion and society in Europe.


Present Department Chair & Professor of History, Sacred Heart University


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College of Arts and Sciences


Books (4)

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Conference Proceedings (2)

Book Reviews (15)