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The Department of History

Maybank Hall

MAYBANK HALL

The Department of History is located in Maybank Hall and named in honor of Burnet R. Maybank, 1899-1954, class of 1919. Maybank served as mayor of Charleston, became governor of the state and served in the national legislature during the presidency of Franklin D. Roosevelt. Maybank chaired the Senate Finance Committee and played a key role in the development of the New Deal. Maybank Hall, one of the main academic buildings on campus, bears his name.

Chair, Phyllis Jestice 
Office: Maybank Hall, Room 203
Phone: 843.953.5938
E-mail: JesticePG@cofc.edu

Associate Chair, W. Scott Poole
Office: Maybank Hall, Room 218
Phone: 843.953.4862
Email: poolews@cofc.edu
Fax: 843.953.6349

Director Graduate History, Bill Olejniczak
Office: Maybank Hall, Room 308
Phone: 843.953.5930
Email: olejniczakb@cofc.edu 

Office:
Rena Provo, B.S.
Administrative Coordinator
Office: Maybank Hall, Room 204
Phone: 843.953.5711
E-mail: provor@cofc.edu
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Andrea Evans, B.A.
Administrative Specialist II
Office: Maybank Hall, Room 202
Phone: 843.953.1420
E-mail: evansa@cofc.edu
Fax: 843.953.6349

Mailing Address:

Department of History
College of Charleston
66 George Street
Charleston, SC 29424

For package delivery to the History Department use:
165 Calhoun Street, Maybank Hall 202
Charleston, SC 29401