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Roger Roy Thompson, American history professor. Member of Association Asian Studies.


Thompson, Roger Roy was born on September 18, 1952 in Minneapolis. Son of Lloyd Robert and Nancy Middleton Thompson.


Bachelor, Stanford University, California, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, New Haven, 1985.


Visiting assistant professor history Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1987, University Washington, Seattle, 1993—1994, Stanford University, California, 1999—2003, Western Washington University, Bellingham, 2003—2006, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1995—1996. Associate professor Western Washington University, Bellingham, since 2006. Assistant professor University Maryland College Park, 1988—1995.

Temporary lecturer chinese studies University Cambridge Faculty Oriental Studies, England, 1996—1998. Visiting assistant professor history & east Asian studies Colby College, Waterville, Maine, 1998—1999. A

Chair history Western Washington University, 2006—2007.

Committee scholarly communications. With United States Air Force, 1970-1974, Texas, Maryland, Thailand, North Dakota.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Author: Report from Xunwu, 1990, China's Local Councils in the Age of Constitutional Reform, 1898-1911, 1995.


Member of Association Asian Studies.


Married Melissa Jane Walt, August 12, 1979.

Lloyd Robert

Nancy Middleton Thompson

Melissa Jane Walt