Associate Professor

Department of History, Department of English & Modern Languages


Ph.D, University of Cincinnati; M.A. University of Cincinnati; B.A. The Ohio State University


Dr. Klabunde is an associate professor teaching jointly in the Department of English and Modern Languages and in the Department of History.  His interests center on the languages, literature and history of the ancient Mediterranean and Middle East, but his teaching includes world history, pre-Columbian America, and Medieval Christian and Islamic civilizations.

Professor Klabunde began teaching both international and domestic students at the Mount in 1983, and still acts as international student advisor.  He is an avid world traveler and regularly accompanies students abroad for study.