Faculty and Staff
Cassandra Rincones, assistant professor of History, joined LSC-Kingwood in 2013. Rincones earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Texas A&M University in Kingsville. She holds a Master of Arts degree in U.S. History from the same institution. Rincones earned a Ph.D. from Texas A&M University in May of 2015, specializing in U.S./Southwest Comparative Border studies.
Rincones has more than seven years' experience having taught at South Texas College, Weslaco and Alice Independent School Districts. She has also presented numerous papers including, "Tejanas Encountering Two Cultures in the Nineteenth Century," at the Southwest Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Regional Meeting in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 2012. She also presented, "Reevaluating Professional Goals" in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 2011. Additionally, she presented, "Women and the Transformation of the Spanish Frontier, 1750-1800" at the NACCS Regional Conference in 2011.
Rincones is a member of the Texas State Historical Association.
"I enjoy teaching U.S. History and introducing students to a past rich in culture, so that they can find their own place in society," Rincones stated.
Office: LIB 202
Thilo M. Schimmel, Ph.D.
Thilo M. Schimmel, Ph.D., history professor, joined LSC-Kingwood in 2011. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Universität Regensburg in Germany and a Master of Arts degree in American Studies from Purdue University. He earned a Ph.D. in History from the University of Illinois.
"History is the most fascinating field of inquiry I have encountered in my life and I hope to pass my enthusiasm about it to my students."
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