Dr. Justin Olmstead, assistant professor of history, earned a Ph.D. in history from the University of Sheffield in England, an M.A. degree in American History from Emporia State University in Emporia, KS, a B.A. degree in history from Southwestern College in Winfield, KS, and a B.A. degree in political science from Washburn University in Topeka, KS. He taught for several years in the public schools in Winfield, KS, and as an adjunct instructor at Southwestern College. His research interests include World War I and Diplomatic, American and European History.