Centre College Faculty

Max Cavnes

Max P. Cavnes

• Professor of History and Dean of Men, retired

E-mail: max.cavnes@gmail.com

Dr. Max Cavnes was professor of history from 1958 until his retirement in 1985, and served as dean of men from 1960 until 1973.

Cavnes is a graduate of Indiana University, where he earned a bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees. He has a divinity degree from Yale University. He has been honored by Centre with the David F. Hughes Memorial Award for outstanding teaching and is an honorary member of the Alumni Association.

Cavnes retired to Vermont in 1985.

File last updated: 4/30/13