Dr. Katharina Tumpek-Kjellmark

Title: Professor of History
Dept.: History
Office: Jensen Hall 114

Academic History

  • Ph.D. History, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York (1994)
  • M.A. Cornell University, Ithaca, New York (1991)
  • B.A. University of Alaska, Fairbanks (1986)

Start Date at Grand View

  • August 2004

Areas of Expertise

  • Modern European history
  • Modern Germany history
  • World War II
  • Modern Middle East history

Research / Accomplishments

  • Mellon Fellow in the Humanities
  • Iowa Governor's Volunteer Award

Questions & Answers

What makes Grand View unique among other universities?
A diverse student body.
What is your favorite part about working at Grand View?
Genuine dedication to student success. 
Dr. Kathy Tumpek