Welcome to the professional space that complements the information posted in the faculty directory of the Indiana University School of Liberal Arts at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI): http://liberalarts.iupui.edu/directory/bio/mwokeck.
I have been a member of the History Department for more than a quarter century and have been an active member of the school’s community and also, more generally, those of the campus and the university. In 2018, I retired as Chancellor's Professor emeritus. I remain involved on campus as a Senior Fellow of the Institute for American Thought https://iat.iupui.edu/; Fellow of the Max Kade German-American Center https://liberalarts.iupui.edu/maxkade/);
Please note: This website is under construction.
Migration, especially transatlantic migration to North America, and (ethnic) identity
Important themes in my research, writing, and teaching
University, of Hamburg, Germany
Staatsexamen für das Lehramt an Höheren Schulen (state exam for teaching in secondary schools [equivalent of M.A.]), History and English
Scholarly editing, especially documentary editing
Interests reflected in my publications, teaching, and service
Higher education reform
Focus on the major in History and principles of learning
Academic and professional service, faculty-governance focused
Albert Ludwigs University of Freiburg, Germany
History and English
Temple University, Philadelphia, PA