Core Faculty

Jeremy AdelmanJeremy Adelman
G-32 Dickinson Hall
Henry Charles Lea Professor of History
Fields: Economic, Latin America and Caribbean
Areas of Interest: Economic History, Global, Imperial History, Intellectual History, Political History


Linda ColleyLinda Colley
123 Dickinson Hall
Shelby M.C. Davis 1958 Professor of History
Fields: Early Modern Europe, Legal/Constitutional, Modern Europe
Areas of Interest: British Studies, Constitutional History, Cultural History, Global, Imperial History


Sheldon GaronSheldon Garon
219 Dickinson Hall
Nissan Professor in Japanese Studies; Professor of History and East Asian Studies
Fields: East Asia
Areas of Interest: Cultural History, Economic History, Global, Labor History, Political History


Molly GreeneMolly Greene
231 Dickinson Hall
Professor of History and Hellenic Studies
Fields: Economic, Mediterranean/Ottoman/Middle East
Areas of Interest: Eastern Christianity, Economic History, Islam, Social History


Bernard HaykelBernard Haykel
107 Jones Hall
Professor of Near Eastern Studies; Director, Institute for Transregional Study of the Contemporary Middle East, North Africa, and Central Asia
Field: Mediterranean/Ottoman/Middle East


Harold JamesHarold James
218 Dickinson Hall
Claude and Lore Kelly Professor in European Studies; Professor of History and International Affairs; Director, Program in Contemporary European Politics and Society
Fields: Economic, Modern Europe
Areas of Interest: Economic History


Robert KarlRobert Karl
G-30 Dickinson Hall
Assistant Professor of History
Fields: Latin America and Caribbean
Areas of Interest: Digital History, Political History, Social History


Matthew KarpMatthew Karp
G-27 Dickinson Hall
Assistant Professor of History
Fields: U.S. 19th Century
Areas of Interest: African American, Global, Imperial History, Intellectual History, Political History, Slavery


Stephen KotkinStephen Kotkin
229 Dickinson Hall
John P. Birkelund '52 Professor in History and International Affairs; Director, Program in History and the Practice of Diplomacy
Fields: Russia/Eurasia/Eastern Europe
Areas of Interest: Economic History, Global, Imperial History, Political History


Michael LaffanMichael Laffan
124 Dickinson Hall
Professor of History
Fields: South Asia/India/Post Colonial, Southeast Asia
Areas of Interest: Colonialism & Post Colonialism, Islam


M’hamed OualdiM'hamed Oualdi
114B Jones Hall
Assistant Professor of Near Eastern Studies and History
Fields: Africa, Mediterranean/Ottoman/Middle East
Areas of Interest: Imperial History, Political History, Slavery, Social History


Gyan PrakashGyan Prakash
217 Dickinson Hall
Dayton-Stockton Professor of History
Fields: South Asia/India/Post Colonial
Areas of Interest: Colonialism & Post Colonialism, Cultural History, Historiography, History of Technology, Intellectual History, Science, Social History, Urban History


Cyrus SchayeghCyrus Schayegh
108 Jones Hall
Associate Professor of Near Eastern Studies; Director, Program in Near Eastern Studies
Areas of Interest: Global and transnational history; Cold War; Modern Levant (Syria, Lebanon, Isreal/Palestine, Jordan); Modern Iran


Teresa ShawcrossTeresa Shawcross
112 Dickinson Hall
Associate Professor of History
Fields: Medieval, Mediterranean/Ottoman/Middle East
Areas of Interest: Byzantine, Cultural History, Economic History, Global, Historiography, Imperial History, Intellectual History, Political History, Urban History