Don Polite

Assistant Professor

Don Polite

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Department of History, Anthropology and Philosophy


  • Ph.D., Latin American Studies University of South Carolina A, 2021

  • MSED, Disability Studies CUNY Brooklyn College, 2015

  • BA, American/United States Studies Williams College, 2013

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • HONR 3900H

    Honors: Breaking Boundaries
  • HIST 2111H

    Honors: United States to 1877
  • HIST 4950

    Selected Topics: US In Latin America
  • HIST 2111

    United States to 1877