Instructor in History
History, College of Arts and Sciences
Started at Bethel
- Bethel College - B.A., 1999
- Luther Seminary - M.A., 2006
- University of Exeter - Ph.D. candidate,
Areas of expertise
Poppinga studies the history of Islamic communities in the United States with her current project asking how growing up in a Western, non-Muslim society has impacted young Muslim-Americans' views on marriage. She's also interested in the history of Islamic societies in the Middle East (particularly after the end of colonialism) and the global history of Muslim women.