Brandon Dean

Brandon Dean

Doctoral Student
Rumble Fellow

Curriculum vitae



Brandon Dean

Research interest(s)/area of expertise

  •  Early North America

  •  Native American History: Great Lakes & Ohio Valley


Master's Thesis:  “‘Certain Reservations Should Be Made for the White People in Our Country:' Reevaluating Michikinikwa’s Path from Warrior to Diplomat, 1795-1812" Available via OhioLINK.


  • M.A. in History, University of Akron (2019)
  • B.A. University of Akron (2017)

Awards and grants

  •  2021 Dr. Gerald Dreslinski Research Award

  •  2021 Joe L. Norris Endowed Award

  •  2022 Richard D. Miles Endowed Award

Courses taught by Brandon Dean

Winter Term 2024 (future)

Fall Term 2023 (current)

Winter Term 2023

Fall Term 2022

Winter Term 2022

Fall Term 2021