Leah Blakey, Ph.D.

Portrait of Leah Blakey.

Office: Burnham Hall 201
Phone: (417) 873-4092

Fall 2021 Office Hours

2 – 4 p.m.

2 – 4 p.m.

2 – 3:30 p.m.

1 – 3 p.m.

Leah Blakey, Ph.D.

Professor of History
Associate Provost of Academic Quality

Dr. Blakey is a Professor of History and Associate Provost at Drury University.  In this role, she oversees the Your Drury Fusion curriculum and academic assessment at the University.

She has pursued an academic career involving international business, government work and pedagogy, culminating in a doctorate from Saint Louis University.  She received the Faculty Award for Excellence in Advising in 2014 and was named Educator of the Year in 2007.  Through her ongoing interest in education and pedagogy, she has spoken at conferences around the United States.

Drury University faculty member since 2004
Professor since 2021


  • B.A., Drury College, 1996
  • M.S., Southwest Missouri State University, 1998
  • Ph.D., St. Louis University, 2003