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UT Tyler Department of History

Patricia A. Gajda

Patricia A. Gajda

Title: Professor
Department: History Department
Building: BUS 205C
Phone: 903.566.7440


B.S., St. John College

B.A., The University of Texas at Tyler

M.A., Case Western Reserve University

Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University


Dr. Gajda has been at UT Tyler since 1974. Dr. Gajda is the author of Postscript to Victory : British Policy and the German-Polish Borderlands, 1919-1925 (Washington: University Press of America, 1982).

Her major field of research and teaching is modern Europe. In addition, she teaches courses in world civilizations, Russian history, Chinese history, women’s history, and historiography. She is also the graduate program director.

Classes Taught:

HIST 2321 World Civilizations I

HIST 2322 World Civilizations II

HIST 3301 Patterns of World History

HIST 3357 Eighteenth-Century Europe

HIST 3358 Nineteenth-Century Europe

HIST 3359 Twentieth-Century Europe

HIST 3395 History of Russia

HIST 4394 Chinese Civilization

HIST 4397 Topics: History of Asia

HIST 4397 Topics: Women in World History

HIST 4668 Field Experience in History: European Destinations

HIST 5357 Eighteenth-Century Europe

HIST 5358 Nineteenth-Century Europe

HIST 5359 Twentieth-Century Europe

HIST 5668 Field Experience in History: European Destinations

HIST 5394 Historiography