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Jay Buckley

Associate Professor
History Faculty, 1800-1914, American West, Native American History, North America

2141 JFSB
Consultation Hours: TTh: 9:30 - 10:45 AM & by appointment
Redd Center: 954 KMBL

Jay H. Buckley, an Associate Professor of History, is the Director of the Charles Redd Center for Western Studies ( He also serves as Director of BYU's interdisciplinary American Indian Studies minor (

Buckley is the author of William Clark: Indian Diplomat (2008) and co-author of By His Own Hand: The Mysterious Death of Meriwether Lewis (2006), Orem [Utah] (2010); Zebulon Pike, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West (2012); Historical Dictionary of the American Frontier (2015); Explorers of the American West: Mapping the World through Primary Documents (2016); and Explorers of the American East: Mapping the World through Primary Documents (2018).