Professor of African History
Iona College, Department of History
715 North Ave.
New Rochelle, NY 10801
Phone: (914) 633-2432
Fax: (914) 633-2153
Monday 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Monday evening by appointment only
Wednesday 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
BA - Iona College
MA - New York University
MA - Rutgers University
MA - St. John's University
PhD - St. John's University, 1974
Research Interest and Scholarships
Sub-Saharan Africa with a special focus on Per-Colonial East Africa
African History (Princeton, 1993).
Daniel R. Smith and Karen Berger, Along the Pacific Crest Trail (Englewood, Colo., 1998).
The Influence of the Fabian Colonial Bureau on the Independence Movement in Tanganyika(Athens, OH, 1985).
Daniel R. Smith and Karen Berger, Where the Waters Divide: A Walk Along America's Continental Divide (New York, 1993).
Academic Awards, Honors and Officerships
Head of History Graduate Program, Iona College
Faculty Supervisor for History Honors Society, Iona College
Member of the Iona College faculty since 1972
Avid long-distance backpacker and mountaineer