Mr. William Gillespie

Hawes 109A


Courses Taught

  • HIST 1111 World Civilization Part I
  • HIST 1111 World Civilization Part II
  • HIST 3570 American Military History
  • GEOG 1100 World Regional Geography
  • GEOG 2120 Cultural Geography

Academic Profile

  • B.S. in Physical Geography, Certification in Cartography from Towson University, Maryland
  • M.A. in Physical Geography, GIS Concentration, from Towson University, Maryland
  • M.A. in Military History from US Army Combat Studies Institute, Command and General Staff College, Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas
  • 2 years of PhD course work in Cultural and Migration Geography, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland

Research Interests

  • Human Migration Patterns and US Civil War


  • Gillespie, William T. (2012), Book Published: The Irish in the US Civil War:  Why They Fought and What They Got In Return48 Hour Press, Akron, OH.
  • Gillespie, William T., 2003, “Logistics and Lee’s Antietam Campaign, “Army Logistician, Jan/Feb ed. 2003.
  •  Malinowski, Jon C. & Gillespie, William T., 2001.  “Individual Differences in Performance on a Large-Scale, Real-World Wayfinding Task,” Journal of Environmental Psychology, 21(1):73-82.
  •  Gillespie, William T., 2001.  “Teaching the Circumference of Army Leadership,”        Military Review, Sept/Oct ed. 2001.