Joseph Cope

Professor of History and Associate Provost for Student Success
Erwin Hall 217B

Joe Cope is the author of England and the 1641 Irish Rebellion (Boydell and Brewer, 2009) and several articles on early modern Irish history, including a chapter on “The Irish Rising” in the Oxford Handbook of the English Revolution (Oxford University Press, 2014).  He teaches courses on early modern European history, with a focus on transnational and global interconnections and cultural history.  Cope won a SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching in 2005 and has served as department chair, Director of the Center for Inquiry, Discovery and Development, and Associate Provost for Student Success. 

Professor Cope joined the SUNY Geneseo faculty in 2001.


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