Forrest Scene
Search Our Faculty

Tom Prasch

Professor & Chair
College of Arts and Sciences
1700 SW College Ave
Topeka, KS 66621-1117
Degrees & Certifications
Univ of Nebraska at Lincoln, Bachelor of Arts
Univ of Nebraska at Lincoln, Master of Arts
Indiana Univ Bloomington, Doctor of Philosophy
Academic History

At Washburn University since 1997

  • HI 102 A, Modern World History
  • HI 102 VA, Modern World History
  • HI 336 A, History of England
  • HI 370 A, Mod Africa, c. 1700-Present
  • HI 398 A, Directed Readings
  • HI 399 A, Historical Methods & Research
  • HI 670 GA, Modern Africa: c. 1700-Present
  • HI 698 GA, Directed Readings
Scholarly Interests/Activities

Victorian Britain

British Empire

Service Interests/Activities


Department Chair, ex-President of Faculty Senate, ex-Division head, many committees


Kansas Humanities Council ‘Speakers’ Bureau and TALK program


ex-President , Midwest Victorian Studies Association; Vice-President, Kansas Association of Historians