Dr. Jeff Wells

Assistant Professor, Gilded Age, Progressive Era, Digital History, Populism

Office: COPH 103M   |    Phone: (308) 865-8898   |    Email: wellsrjd@unk.edu

Jeff Wells


A native of Joplin, Missouri, Wells received his PhD from Texas Christian University, MA from Missouri State University, and BA from Missouri Southern State University. His specialties include digital history, the West, the South, American Indian history, journalism history, and military history. His current research studies the journalists of the Farmers’ Alliance and the People’s Party.