Roger Dingman

Professor Emeritus of History

Contact Information
Phone: 213-740-1657
Office: SOS 153



  • M.A. , Harvard University
  • B.A. , Stanford University
  • Ph.D. , Harvard University, 1/1969

  • Description of Research

    Summary Statement of Research Interests
    Professor Dingman is an American, international, military, and naval historian with a particular interest in 20th century trans-Pacific relations. His research focuses on Japanese-American relations. He is currently working on two books: Bridge to the Rising Sun is a study of World War II Japanese language officers and their impact on America's postwar relations with Japan. Anchor for Peace traces the history and cross-cultural impact of the American naval presence in Japan since 1853.

  • Department of History
  • 3502 Trousdale Parkway
  • Social Sciences Building (SOS) 153
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • 90089-0034