Department of History
4240 Campus Drive
Lima, OH 45804


Roger Nimps
Assistant Dean

Roger Nimps teaches American History and Ohio History at The Ohio State University at Lima, where he also serves as Assistant Dean.  He received his BA at the University of Nebraska in History and Philosophy, and a Master's Degree at the Ohio State University in American Military History. 

Before coming to Lima, Roger served as a research fellow for the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and as an editor for the American Defense Annual, a yearly anthology on national security issues published by the Mershon Center and Lexington Books.  He has previously taught at the State University of New York in Potsdam.  Roger currently lives in Lima with his wife, Allison Gilmore (who also serves as a professor of History at The Ohio State University at Lima), and two daughters (Ronni and Emma).

Department of History
The Ohio State University at Lima
4240 Campus Drive
Reed Hall 131
Lima, Ohio 45804
(419) 995-8369
nimps.1@osu.edu