Profile: Maureen O'Rourke

(NJIT) Administrative Coordinator

Department of History

Research Interests: African history, New Jersey history, history of globalization, globalization of culture, and the colonial experience.


  • Courses Taught

    Topics in African History: Somalia (Co-Lecturer)
    History of Western Civilization I and II

  • Education

    M.A. Rutgers University

  • Publications

    “Chewing over the Issue of Qat,” in Horn of Africa xxvi (2008), 97-133.

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