Robert Faust

Robert Faust

Department of History


  • B.S., Manchester College
  • M.A., Ball State University
  • Ph.D., University of Missouri


Articles and Chapters

  • “The Farm Holiday Association” and “Off-Farm Labor,” in The Encyclopedia of the Midwest.  Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2005.     
  • “Mothers and Patrons: Women, Identity and Reform in Missouri’s Lead Belt, 1900-1923,” in The Other Missouri History: Populists, Prostitutes, and Regular Folk, ed. Thomas Spencer.  Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2004.
  • "Lead in the Water:  Power, Progressivism, and Resource Control in a Missouri Mining Community," Agricultural History, Vol. 76, 2, Spring 2002.
  • "William Jewell," in The Missouri Dictionary of Biography, eds. Lawrence O. Christensen, William Foley, Gary Kremer, and Kenneth Winn. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1999.


  • HY 101  Western Civilization I
  • HY 102  Western Civilization II
  • HY 135  U.S. History to 1877
  • HY 136  U.S. History Since 1877
  • HY 310  American Environmental History (W)
  • HY 390  History of Global Challenges Post 1945