Department of History

Corey Markum

Corey Markum

Office Hours

  • By appointment


Corey is an ABD doctoral student under Dr. Kenneth Noe, specializing in the American Civil War and American Religious History. His dissertation explores the tensions between ecclesiastical identity and sociopolitical identity in the Methodist Episcopal Church, South (MECS) leading up to and during the American Civil War. Dr. Charles Israel and Dr. Adam Jortner are his other committee members. Having recently completed a research fellowship at the Duke University Summer Wesley Seminar, Corey and his family have moved to Henderson, TN, where he is an Instructor of History at Freed-Hardeman University. Although he no longer resides in Auburn, Corey proudly dons the orange and blue for every football game (and most other days as well!).

Last Updated: October 26, 2015