Dr. Huibregtse teaches American and East Asian history classes. His area of expertise is American labor History. His publications include a book entitled, American Railroad Labor and the Genesis of the New Deal (Tallahassee: University Press of Florida, 2010), several articles and many book reviews. He has presented his research at numerous conferences, including the North American Labor History Conference, Southwest Labor History Association, and the Northern Great Plains History Conference. He is currently working on an article about the New Deal era art works which can be found in many Massachusetts Post Offices. He edited the New Journal of History from 2005-2009. He serves on the board of directors of the New England History Teachers Association was named the 2010 Hicks-Kennedy Award winner for service to that organization.