William Campbell


Office: Trinity 215 
Phone: (530) 898-6664
Email: wjcampbell@csuchico.edu



Professor Campbell received his Ph.D. from McMaster University, Canada, in 2007.  In 2005-2006, he was the Albert M. Greenfield Dissertation Fellow at the Library Company of Philadelphia.  His current research explores the interplay between colonial and indigenous representatives in the northeastern borderlands during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.  


Dr. Campbell has published articles related to Early American, Native, and Canadian history in Ontario History, European Journal of American Studies, Pennsylvania History, Canadian Military History and New York History, as well as numerous book reviews and encyclopedia entries.  He has a chapter in Hew Strachan and Holger Afflerbach, eds., How Fighting Ends – A History of Surrender (Oxford University Press, UK, 2012), and his first book, Speculators in Empire: Iroquoia and the 1768 Treaty of Fort Stanwix (University of Oklahoma Press), is scheduled for release in the fall of 2012. He has also contributed to Treaties with American Indians (ABC-Clio, 2007) and The Encyclopedia of the Early Republic and Antebellum America

(M.E. Sharpe, 2007).