Daniel Ritschel, Associate Professor and Founding Director of the Center for History Education (D. of Phil. University of Oxford)
Professor Ritschel teaches a variety of courses on British and European history and is a specialist on the economic and political history of modern Britain. He is author of The Politics of Planning: The Debate on Economic Planning in Britain in the 1930s and is at work on a study of business politics in Britain, 1900-1951. Professor Ritschel has also directed multiple U.S. Department of Education “Teaching American History” grants designed to enhance the teaching of American history in Maryland schools.