- IU School of Liberal Arts Distinguished Alumni Award (2010)
- B.A., 1988
Peter Carmichael is the Director of the Civil War Institute and Robert C. Fluhrer Professor of Civil War Studies at Gettysburg College. His research interests include the United States Civil War with expertise in Southern history, public history, and cultural history. Carmichael attended IUPUI and Penn State University, earning a B.A., a M.A., and a Ph.D. in history.