Clea E. Bunch is an Associate Professor of History. She joined the UALR History Department in 2006 and received her Ph.D. at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville in 2004.
Clea Bunch specializes in the history of the Modern Middle East and U.S. - Middle Eastern relations. Dr. Bunch received grants from numerous institutions including the John F. Kennedy Foundation, the Lyndon Johnson Foundation, the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations, and the American Center of Oriental Research. She is currently working on a book on the history of Jordanian - American relations.