James Precht

Jay Precht
Associate Professor of History, History
Office Phone
Office Location
Williams Building, 110
2201 University Drive, Lemont Furnace, PA 15456

Born and raised in South Louisiana, I have also lived in Germany, Missouri, and Arizona. I served in the Army and later the Missouri National Guard.

Research Interests

20th and 21st century American Indian history, Indian gaming, tribal politics, tribal-state relations, American Indians in the modern South, and American Indian identity in the South


Ph D, American Indian history, Arizona State University

MA, history, Central Missouri State University

social studies/secondary education, Central Missouri State University

BA, history, McNeese State University

history, Northeast Louisiana State University