Dr. Timothy Charles Westcott

Professor of History

Dr. Tim Westcott

George S. Robb Centre for the Study of the Great War
(816) 584-6364


Undergraduate School: Avila University
Undergraduate Degree/ yr. awarded: History and Secondary Education
Graduate School: University of Missouri at Kansas City
Graduate Degree/ yr. awarded: History
Doctoral School: Union Institute
Doctoral Degree/ yr. awarded: History

Expertise/Research Interests

  • Bleeding Kansas and Civil War
  • World War I
  • American Revolution
  • Antebellum
  • Public History (Archives and Museums)
  • U.S. History (1854-1865)

Contractual Special Duty Titles:

  • Chair, Department of Culture and Society (Programs of Communication Studies, History, Military History, Psychology, Sociology, and Social Psychology)
  • Associate University Archivist
  • Program Coordinator for the Programs of History and Military History
  • Faculty Advisor to the Roy V. Magers History Club and Phi Alpha Theta (National History Honor Society) Zeta Omicron Chapter
  • ROTC Academic Advisor
  • Director, George S. Robb Centre for the Study of the Great War at Park University

Professional Associations

  • American Association for State and Local History
  • Association of Midwest Museums
  • Midwest Archives Conference
  • Missouri Association for Museums and Archives
  • Phi Alpha Theta
  • Society of American Archivists
  • Southern Historical Association
  • The National Council on Public History
  • The Organization of American Historians
  • The State Historical Society of Missouri
  • World War One Historical Association
  • Presbyterian Historical Society

Park University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Park University is a private, non-profit, institution of higher learning since 1875.