Christopher Herde

Position title: TA: History of Science 212 with Lecturer Nick Jacobson


Advisor: Elizabeth Lapina

Office Hours: By Appointment

Christopher Herde headshot


My research focuses on the medieval Mediterranean and interreligious interaction in the medieval Middle East.


M.A. in Medieval Studies, University of York, M.A. in History, University of Louisville
B.A. in History and Political Science, University of Louisville


  • European History
  • Middle East & North African History

MA Title

  • “Bidayat al Sul: A New Approach to Understanding the Art of Furusiyya, A New Fantasy of Crusade: Sarras in the Vulgate Cycle”

Courses Taught as TA

  • History 101 – History of Civilizations 1 (Spring 2018)
  • History 102 – History of Civilizations 2 (Fall 2017)