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Dr. Michael P. Gabriel

Dr. Michael P. Gabriel

Lytle Hall Rm 146 (For summer 2017 only - OM24E)


  • B.S. Clarion University of Pennsylvania
  • M.A. St. Bonaventure University
  • Ph.D. Penn State University


  • Colonial and Revolutionary America
  • Civil War
  • Public History

Courses Taught

  • HIS 209: Early American Republic 1789-1848
  • HIS 252: American Colonial History
  • HIS 257: Introduction to Public History
  • HIS 311: Revolutionary America
  • HIS 335: Civil War and Reconstruction
  • HIS 380WI: Senior Seminar

Selected Publications

  • Michael P. Gabriel, The Battle of Bennington: Soldiers and Civilians, (Charleston, SC: The History Press, 2012).
  • Michael P. Gabriel and S. Pascale Dewey, eds., Quebec During the American Invasion, 1775-1776: The Journal of Francois Baby, Gabriel Taschereau, and Jenkin Williams (East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University Press, 2005).
  • Michael P. Gabriel, "Why Did Britain Fail to Achieve a Decisive Victory in Canada in 1776?" and "Who Was Responsible for Britain's Defeat at Saratoga?" History in Dispute: The American Revolution, 1763-1789, ed. Keith Krawczynski (New York: Thomas Gale Publishing, 2003).
  • Michael P. Gabriel, Major General Richard Montgomery: The Making of an American Hero (Madison, WI: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 2002).

Recipient of the 2011 Chambliss Faculty Research Award

Recipient of the 2006 Wiesenberger Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching

History Club's Professor of the Year Award 2012