Royden LoewenBiography of Royden Loewen

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Royden Loewen is the Chair in Mennonite Studies and Professor of History.  In that capacity he is also editor of the Journal of Mennonite Studies and director of the Mennonite History Graduate Fellowship Program. He is the Director of Centre for Transnational Mennonite Studies. He is also series editor of the “Ethnicity and Culture History Series” at University of Manitoba Press.  His research interests include: North American immigration history; North American rural history; Canadian ethnic history; 19th and 20th century history of Mennonites in the Americas.

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Over the years Dr. Loewen has been a Research Fellow at Clare Hall, Cambridge University (2013), Visiting Professor at University of Guelph (2007-2008), Sawatsky Visiting Scholar at Conrad Grebel College University (2007), Research Fellow at the Centre of Studies in Religion and Society, University of Victoria (2004), Fulbright Fellow, University of Chicago (1994/1995).