Lisa Lillie

Director, Department of History
Assistant Professor of History
College of Arts and Sciences

Academic Bio

Dr. Lisa Lillie is an assistant professor of history and director of the history program at Maryville University in St. Louis, where she also serves as the director of the pre-law program. She leads Maryville’s study abroad program in Florence, Italy. Dr. Lillie has conducted extensive archival research in Italy, France, and England, with appointments at the Centre Nationale de la Recherche Scientifique in Paris and the Museo Galileo in Florence. She is currently conducting research on commerce and piracy in the early modern Mediterranean.


PhD in History, Washington University in St. Louis

MA in History, Washington University in St. Louis

BA in History, French, and Music – Opera Performance, University of Minnesota – Twin Cities

Contact Info

Phone: 314-529-9206


Office: 3206