Kathleen A. Tobin, Ph.D.

Professor of History, Philosophy

Kathleen Tobin


Kathleen Tobin is a professor of history in the department of history, philosophy, politics and economics. She researches Cold War social history and is currently serving as department chair.

Kathleen Tobin


(219) 989-3192



  • Ph.D. – History, University of Chicago
  • M.A. – History, Purdue University Calumet
  • B.A. – Communication, Calumet College of St. Joseph

Areas of Expertise

  • 20th Century U.S. Social History Birth Control
  • Population Policy Cold War U.S. and Latin America