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Faculty and Staff

History Department
E332 Thompson Hall
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
Phone: (716) 673-3277
Fax: (716) 673-3332


Eric Rodrigo Meringer

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Arizona State Univeristy, 2007


E310 Thompson Hall
Office Phone: 716/673-3361


Dr. Meringer specializes in modern Latin American history. Research interests include identity politics and political activism among Nicaragua’s Miskito people, Liberation Theology in eastern Nicaragua and the current drug war in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico.

Some courses offered by Dr. Meringer include:

HIST 102 Modern World History

HIST 282 Pre-Columbian and Colonial Latin America

HIST 283 Modern Latin American History

HIST 398 Themes in World Hist: Acculturating Christianity in Latin America

HIST 398 Themes in World Hist: Comparative Indigenous History in the Americas

INED 399 Study Abroad (J-Term) Race and Nation in Latin America

HIST 283 Latin America: Revolution and Reform

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