Justin A. McCarthy
Justin A. McCarthy, who holds the appointment of Distinguished University Scholar, arrived at UofL in 1978 immediately after receiving his Ph.D. from U.C.L.A. He is a nationally and internationally recognized scholar of the Ottoman Empire, modern Turkey and the Middle East. He has published eleven books, most recently The Armenian Rebellion at Van (2006). In 1996 UofL recognized him with the Award for Outstanding Scholarship, Research, and Creative Activity.