A Distinguished Faculty

  • photo Thomas R. HeinrichThomas R. Heinrich, Department Chair
    Associate Professor
    American business and industrial history
  • photo of Anna Lucille BoozerAnna Lucille Boozer
    Associate Professor
    Roman Mediterranean Archaeology
  • photo of Charlotte Brooks Charlotte Brooks
    Asian American, urban, immigration, US and the world, modern China and the Chinese diaspora
  • photo of Thomas Desch-ObiThomas Desch-Obi
    Associate Professor
    African and African Diaspora history
  • photo of Vincent DiGirolamoVincent DiGirolamo
    Assistant Professor
    19th, 20th century history, focus on immigration, labor, New York City, childhood

  • photo of Johanna Fernandez Johanna Fernández
    Assistant Professor
    20th century U.S. History, history of social movements, political economy of American cities, African-American history
  • Zoe Griffith
    Assistant Professor
    Middle East and the Islamic World
  • photo of Elizabeth HeathElizabeth Heath
    Associate Professor
    Modern French history, history of empire, history of food, commodity studies
  • photo of Martina T. NguyenMartina T. Nguyen
    Assistant Professor
    Modern Southeast Asian history
  • phot of Katherine Pence, ChairKatherine Pence
    Associate Professor
    German & women’s history
  • photo Mark Rice Mark Rice
    Assistant Professor
    Latin America
  • photo of Andrew SloinAndrew Sloin
    Associate Professor
    Russian, Eastern European, Soviet, and Jewish history
  • photo of Randolph TrumbachRandolph Trumbach
    18th century England; social history; history of sexuality
  • Adjunct Faculty
  • Yuliya Barycheuskaya
    Maayan Brodsky
    Nathan Melson
    Stephen Ogumah
    Katie Uva             
  • Former Faculty and Faculty Emeriti
  • The department also benefits from continue association with its retired faculty members, designated emeriti.
  • photo of Ervand AbrahamianErvand Abrahamian
    Distinguished Professor Emeritus
    Iranian and Middle Eastern history and politics
  • photo of Carol BerkinCarol Berkin
    Presidential Professor Emerita
    American Colonial and Revolutionary History; women's history
  • Selma Berrol (silhouette)Selma Berrol
    Professor Emerita
    History of Education; Urban History
  • photo of Jane BondJane Bond
    Professor Emerita
    20th Century Europe; Modern France
  • photo of Stanley BuderStanley Buder
    Professor Emeritus
    American urban history; history of housing and planning; American business
  • photo of Jules Des JardinsJulie Des Jardins
    Modern American history, gender and American women
  • photo of Henry L. Feingold (silhouette)Henry L. Feingold
    Professor Emeritus
    American Jewish History; Holocaust Studies
  • photo of Bert HansenBert Hansen
    Professor Emeritus
    History of science and medicine; American history
  • photo of Brian MurphyBrian Murphy
    Associate Professor
    Early American republic; U.S. economic and political history
  • photo of Veena OldenburgVeena Oldenburg
    Professor Emeritus
    India; Third-World Women
  • photo of Alfonso QuirozAlfonso Quiroz , 1956-2013
    Latin American history; Caribbean history
  • photo of Murray RubensteinMurray Rubenstein
    Professor Emeritus
    Asian history; Sino-American studies
  • Image result for "tansen sen" baruchTansen Sen
    Asian history; China, Japan, India; Buddhism

  • photo of Pamela SheingornPamela Sheingorn
    Professor Emerita
    Medieval culture; Medieval history; women's history
  • photo of Clarence TaylorClarence Taylor
    Professor Emeritus
    Modern African American; Religion; Civil Rights

  • photo of Cynthia WhittakerCynthia Whittaker
    Professor and Chair Emerita
    Russian and Soviet history; Modern European history
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