Patrick J. Caffrey, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of History
724-503-1001 ext:3017

Office: OM 406E

Degrees: Ph.D. East Asian History, Georgetown University; M.A. East Asian Studies, Yale University; B.A., M.A. Asian Studies, Seton Hall University

Areas of Study


Patrick Caffrey is an associate professor in the Department of History. He teaches nine courses about Asian history, as well as world environmental history and European civilization II. He is on the environmental studies and the East Asian studies advisory committees, and is co-advisor of the Asian Students Association and advisor to the W&J cycling club. Dr. Caffrey's principal research interest is China’s environmental history, but he admits to being interested in everything.