Graduate Students

Graduate student listed by field can be found in the field Pages.

Jamal Abed-Rabbo

Jamal Abed-Rabbo

Middle East/Islam, 2012

Research Interests

Islamic Spain; Islamic law; orthodoxy and deviance; mudéjars and emigrants; the evolution of belief systems; societal collapse; the theory, practice, and literary manifestations of love

John Acevedo

Britain, 2004

Dissertation

Harsh Mercy: Criminal Law in Seventeenth-Century Massachusetts Bay

 

C.J. Álvarez

C.J. Álvarez

US 1900–Present, 2008

Research interests

US-Mexico border; US-Mexico relations; Latino history; immigration; the state; black markets; international firearms trade

Dissertation

The Shape of the Border: Policing the US-Mexico Divide, 1848–2010

CV

Marcel Anduiza Pimentel

Latin America, 2011

Michaela Appeltova

Michaela Appeltova

Modern Europe, 2011

Research interests

Twentieth-century Central and Eastern Europe, feminist theory and gender history, race and ethnicity, colonialisms, intersections of postcolonialism and socialism

CV

Evelyn Atkinson

US 1900–Present, 2013

Maria Balandran-Castillo

Latin America, 2007

Dissertation

Emigration in Mexican Policy Making, 1964–1986

Mohamad Ballan

Middle East/Islam, 2011

Research Interests

Nasrid Granada; medieval Iberia and North Africa; early modern Spain; Islamic mysticism; Islamic political thought; medieval political theory

CV

Anna Band

Modern Jewish, 2013

Jason Banks

Byzantine, 2005

Dissertation

The Administration of Civil Justice in Eleventh-Century Byzantium

Daniel Barnard

Middle East/Islam, 2002

Dissertation

Roots of the 1920 Revolt in Iraq: Historical and Historiographical Dissension

Zachary Barr

Modern Europe, 2011

Research Interests

Habsburg Empire, Austria; history and philosophy of science; history of medicine; historical epistemology; Austromarxism; the Vienna Circle; Wittgenstein

Robin Bates

Modern Europe and Intellectual, 2004

Dissertation

Sentimental Education in Postrevolutionary France: Nature, Pedagogy, and the Social Imaginary under the New Regime, 1789–1848

Lawrence Bauer

US pre-1900, 2010

Dissertation

Raising Small Citizens: Democracy and the Political Socialization of American Children, 1865–1917

Aidan Beatty

Aidan Beatty

International, 2009

Research Interests

Modern Ireland and Britain; modern Jewish and Israeli history; modern Europe; masculinity and gender; nationalism; intellectual history of capitalism; world-systems analysis

Dissertation

"The Life That God Desires": Masculinity and Power in Ireland, 1884–1937

Curriculum vitae
 

Nicole Beckmann

Middle East/Islam, 2010

Natalie Belsky

Natalie Belsky

Russia/Soviet Union, 2007

Research interests

Migration and displacement, Soviet Jewish history, ethnic minorities in the Soviet Union, nationalism, history of daily life, gender, Soviet Central Asia

Dissertation

Encounters in the East: Evacuees in the Soviet Hinterland during the Second World War

Heidy Berthoud

Russia, 2002

Dissertation

The Clothing (R)evolution: The Formation and Development of the Soviet Garment Industry and Its Role in Soviet Culture and Society, 1928–1953

Jacob Betz

US pre-1900, 2005

Dissertation

Race, Mission, and the Americanization of the United States Catholic Church, 1865–1910

Ramaesh Bhagirat

Caribbean and Atlantic World, 2008

Dissertation

"Together We Aspire, Together We Achieve": Race, Decolonization, and Nation-building in Guyana and Trinidad, c. 1950s–1980

Mariana Brandman

US 1900–Present, 2012

Carlos Bravo Regidor

Latin America, 2003

Dissertation

The Liberal Experiment: Constitutional Politics in Mexico, 1867–1876

Sabine Cadeau

Caribbean and Atlantic World, 2006

Dissertation

Les Araignées du Soir: Haitian Exile Intellectuals during the Duvalier Era, 1957–1986

David Cantor-Echols

Medieval Europe, 2010

Maura Capps

Maura Capps

Britain, 2009

Research Interests

Britain and the British Empire, settler colonialism, historical ecology, environmental history, history of science, African history, agricultural history, garden history

Dissertation

"All Flesh Is Grass": Cultivation as Conservation in the Grasslands of Britain's Settler Empire, 1750–1860

Jun Hyung Chae

East Asia-China, 2005

Dissertation

Morality, Charity, and Contested Local Society: The Sanctuary of the Way and the World Red Swastika Society in Shandong 1920–1954

Filiberto Chavez Jr.

Filiberto Chávez Jr.

US 1900–Present, 2011

Research Interests

American West; Southwest history; borderlands; citizenship; higher education; social movements; American legal history; US government; racial formations; social reform; Bureau of Indian Affairs; Native American history; Mexican American history; Latino history; urban history

Novella Chiechi

East Asia-China, 2009

Ashley Clark

History of Science, 2010

Daina Coffey

US 1900–Present, 2012

Amy Coombs

Britain, 2013

Timothy Crimmins

Britain, 2011

John Cropper

Africa, 2011

Research Interest

Environmental history in colonial and postcolonial French West Africa; deforestation, development; contemporary France.

Oliver Cussen

Early Modern Europe, 2012

Jessa Dahl

East Asia-Japan, 2013

Sabrina Datoo

South Asia, 2007

Enrique Davila

US 1900–Present, 2011

Emilio de Antunano

Latin America, 2010

Dissertation

Containing a Mass City: Urban Planning, People, and Space in the Valley of Mexico, c. 1930–1950

Richard Del Rio

US 1900–Present, 2006

Dissertation

Dope Town Hustlers: Pharmacy Markets and Illicit Narcotics in Early Twentieth-Century Chicago

Christopher Dingwall

US pre-1900, 2007

Research Interests

US cultural history of the nineteenth century; slavery and emancipation in the Atlantic world; race in popular, literary, visual, and material cultures; memory in modernity and postmodernity; history and theory

Disseration

Selling Slavery: Memory, Culture, and the Renewal of America, 1876–1920

Justin Dohoney

History of Science, 2011

Chris Dunlap

Christopher Dunlap

Latin America, 2009

Research interests

Latin American history of science and technology, Brazil-Argentina relations, twentieth-century Spain, environmental history, informal diplomacy, Atlantic history, intellectual exchanges

Dissertation

Epistemic Communities, Nuclear Science, and the State in Brazil and Argentina, 1950–1991

Thomas Dunmore

International, 2003

Dissertation

Managing World Order? Trilateralism and the American Foreign Policy Elite, 1972–1985

Stuart Easterling

Latin America, 2006

Dissertation

Behind the Cactus Curtain: Painters, Politics, and Aesthetics in Mexico City, 1946–1968

Torsten Edstam

Medieval Europe, 2007

Research Interests

History of Christianity; medieval intellectual and cultural history; observant reform; Hugh of St. Victor; manuscript studies.

Dissertation

From Twelfth-Century Renaissance to Fifteenth-Century Reform: The Reception of Hugh of St. Victor in the Later Middle Ages

Susannah Engstrom

US 1900–Present, 2006

Dissertation

The Potentials of Performance: Professionalism and Cultural Democracy in the Twin Cities, 1930–1969

Elizabeth Fagan

Elizabeth Fagan

Ancient, 2004

Elizabeth Fagan is a joint-degree candidate in the Department of History and the Department of Anthropology.

Research Interests

Historiography; archaeology; numismatics; epigraphy, commemoration and memory, landscape archaeology

Dissertation

Inscribed on the Landscape: Strategies in Legitimation and the Constitution of Authority in the Armenian Highland, ca. 300 BC–300 AD

Personal Website

Rachel Feinmark

US 1900–Present, 2006

Dissertation

"Look for the Union Label": The American Federation of Labor and the Jewish Labor Committee's Partnership for International Human Rights and Economic Justice, 1933–1955

Ashley Finigan

US 1900–Present, 2011

Christopher Fletcher

Christopher Fletcher

Medieval Europe, 2008

Dissertation

Theology in Action: Letters and Letter Collections in the High Middle Ages, 1050–1200

Christina Flores

US 1900–Present, 2012

Emily Forden

Emily Forden

Ancient, 2012

Research Interests

Roman social history; Greek and Roman economic history; the history of women

Theodore Francis II

Caribbean and Atlantic World, 2005

Dissertation

Fantasy Island: Race, Colonial Politics, and the Desegregation of Tourism in the British Colony of Bermuda, 1880–1961

Emily Lord Fransee

Emily Lord Fransee

Modern Europe, 2007

Research interests

The Francophone world; empire and colonialism; race and racism; decolonization; rights and citizenship; gender.

Dissertation

Without Distinction: Women's Suffrage in the French Empire

Elizabeth Fretwell

Africa, 2010

Research Interests

Twentieth-century Francophone West Africa; Benin; work and artisan production; gender; urban history; visual and material culture; colonialism and cmpire

Dissertation

Urban Artisan Production and Clothing in Benin, 1940–1989

Pauline Fu

East Asia-China, 2013

Research Interests

Social and cultural history and theory; gender history and feminist theory, colonialism and postcolonial theory, material culture and everyday life; historiography; critical theory, critical pedagogies of locality and globality

Kyle Gardner

Kyle Gardner

International, 2010

Research Interests

British Empire in South Asia; nineteenth- and twentieth-century South Asia; the Western Himalaya; Tibet; Scotland; frontiers, borders, and boundaries; colonialism; technology; environmental history; legal history; the colonial origins of international law

Dissertation

The Frontier Complex: Technology, Environment, and Law in the Northwestern Himalaya

Korey Garibaldi

US 1900–Present, 2009

Dissertation

Knock on Any Door: The Rise and Fall of Integration in American Culture, 1945–1968

Christopher Gatto

Latin America, 2012

Janette Gayle

Caribbean and Atlantic World, 2004

Dissertation

"To Better Ourselves": British West Indian Immigrant Women as Transnational Industrial Workers in the New York Garment Industry, 1900–1940

Amy Genova

Ancient, 2010

Thomas Gimbel

East Asia-Japan, 2012

Erin Glade

Middle East/Islam, 2005

Dissertation

"We Are Not Enemies of Culture": Literature, Modernization, and the Expansion of American Soft Power in Nasser's Egypt, 1952–1967

Leah Goldman

Russia, 2007

Dissertation

Art of Intransigence: Soviet Composers Fight Against Censorship, 1945–1964

Sonia Gomez

US 1900–Present, 2011

Richard Grainer

Modern Europe, 2003

Dissertation

The Prague Revolution of 1918 and the Meaning of Freedom: A Nonnational History of Nation-State Formation

Carmine Grimaldi

History of Science, 2010

Imri Grinberg

Africa, 2013

Ariana Guerrero

US 1900–Present, 2009

Barry Haneberg

Modern Europe, 2004

Dissertation

Redefining Family: Independent Migrant Women and Social Reform in Berlin and London, 1865–1939

Amanda Hartzmark

Latin America, 2006

Research Interests

Brazil, business history, political economy of Latin America

Dissertation

Businesses, Lobbies, and Regions in the Brazilian Sugar Industry, 1920–1990

Personal Website

Phillip Henry

Modern Europe, 2009

Dissertation

Psychoanalytic Pedagogy in Interwar Vienna, 1918–1928

Cody Heslep

Ancient, 2012

Aaron Hill

Modern Europe, 1996

Dissertation

The Centrality of Historical Consciousness in Revolutionary Ideology: France and Germany, 1890–1934

Lily Huang

History of Science, 2009

Susannah Hufstader

Modern Europe, 2013

Sara Hume

Modern Europe, 2005

Dissertation

The Alteration of Tradition: The Performance, Production, and Preservation of Alsatian Folk Dress, 1870–1939

Ingu Hwang

East Asia-Korea, 2006

Dissertation

Politics of Human Rights under the National Security State: Democratization and Korean-American Relations from 1968 to 1980

Kristy Ironside

Kristy Ironside

Russia, 2008

Research Interests

Social history, economic history, money, living standards, consumption, economic crime

Dissertation

The Value of a Ruble: A Social History of Money in Postwar Soviet Russia, 1945–1964

Erika Jeck

Ancient, 2009

Jaewoong Jeon

Jaewoong Jeon

East Asia-Korea, 2011

Research Interests

Modern Korean history; US international history; imperialism and colonialism; social theory

Elisa Jones

Early Modern Europe, 2008

Dissertation

Exile and Belonging: The Boundaries of Being French, 1562–1629

Trish Kahle

US 1900–Present, 2012

Noriko Kanahara

East Asia-Japan, 2011

Patrick Kelly

Patrick William Kelly

International, 2008

Research Interests

Twentieth-century international history; the United States in the world; transnationalism in the Americas; transnational social movements; the global Cold War; and the global histories of human rights and humanitarianism

Dissertation

The Sovereignty Revolution: Transnational Human Rights Activism in the Americas in the Long 1970s

CV

Stacie Kent

Stacie Kent

International, 2005

Research Interests

History of capitalism, British Empire, modern China, political economy, international law

Dissertation

Sovereignty, Law, and Capital: Governance in Treaty Port China

Agatha Kim

Early Modern Europe, 2011

Haeyoung Kim

East Asia-Korea, 2012

Seongun Kim

East Asia-Japan, 2007

Dissertation

Ethical Entertainment: Japan's Postwar Entertainment Broadcasting and the Discourse of Media Responsibility

Taeju Kim

International, 2006

Dissertation

The Politics of Apology: Power, Memory, and Transformation in East Asia

Roy Kimmey III

Modern Europe, 2013

Christopher Kindell

US pre-1900, 2012

Daniel Knorr

East Asia-China, 2013

Sally Koh

East Asia-China, 2012

Michael Kozakowski

International, 2007

Dissertation

From the Mediterranean to Europe: Migrants, the World of Work, and the Transformation of the French Mediterranean, 1945–1974

Jared Kreiner

Ancient, 2012

Research Interests

Late Republic and early Imperial Roman history; Roman Germany; ancient warfare; ancient architecture

Nicholas Kryczka

US Pre-1900, 2013

Stephen Lamb

Stephen Lamb

Early Modern Europe, 2011

Research Interests

Protestant Reformation, legal history, ius commune, heresy

CV

Jeong-Ha Lee

Russia, 2002

Dissertation

The Red Cavalrymen and the "Group Politics" in the Interwar Red Army

Jun Hee Lee

East Asia-Japan, 2013

Minyong Lee

US pre-1900, 2010

Dissertation

The California Gold Rush and Cross-Oceanic Circulation of Race and Empire, 1848–1898

Nate Leidholm

Nathan Leidholm

Byzantine, 2008

Research Interests

Identity and ethnicity in the Byzantine Empire; late Antiquity; medieval Europe; kinship and the family; comparative Aristocracies

Dissertation

Political Families in Byzantium: The Social and Cultural Significance of the Byzantine Genos as Kin Group, ca. 900–1150

Zachary Leonard

South Asia, 2011

Tyson Leuchter

Modern Europe, 2006

Dissertation

"Law and Property Were Born Together and Shall Die Together": Property, Law, and State in France, 1804–1848

Sarah Levine-Gronningsater

US pre-1900, 2008

Dissertation

Delivering Freedom: Gradual Emancipation, Black Legal Culture, and the Origins of Sectional Crisis in New York, 1759–1865

Aiala Levy

Latin America, 2008

Research Interests

Urban history; cultural practices, spaces, and policies at the turn of the twentieth century; Brazil; Latin American cities; digital history

Dissertation

The Theaters of São Paulo: Construction and Management of an Urban Culture, 1854–1930

Tingting Li

East Asia-Korea, 2008

Dissertation

The Making of the Postcolonial Political Economy: The Disposition of Formerly Japanese Owned Enterprises in South Korea, 1945–1960

Renata Limon

US 1900-pres
2010

Casey Lurtz

Latin America, 2007

Research Interests

Modern Mexico, rural and agrarian history, social and economic history of Latin America, migration, indigenous history

Dissertation

Exporting from Eden: Coffee, Migration, and the Development of the Soconusco, Mexico, 1867–1920

CV

Deirdre Lyons

Caribbean and Atlantic World, 2012

Gregory Malandrucco

Gregory Malandrucco

Modern Europe, 2004

Research Interests

Twentieth-century Italian nation-state; fascist internationalism; policing and regimes of surveillance; globalization and the racial state; critical theory.

Dissertation

The Esposizione Universale di Roma and the Cultural Logic of Late Fascism

Liam Mannix

Modern Europe, 2007

Research Interests

Early modern France, the British Empire, the economic role of religion, and rural, environmental and business history

Dissertation

The First Estate and Le Bien Public: Agriculture, the Religious Orders, and the Enlightenment in France, 1700–1789

Emily Marker

Emily Marker

Modern Europe, 2007

Research Interests

Race and religion in imperial and postcolonial Europe and Francophone West and Central Africa, diversity and multiculturalism in contemporary European societies, capitalism and culture, transnational history, social theory

Dissertation

Between European Integration and African Decolonization: Youth, Race, and Cultural Reconstruction in Postwar France, 1943–1968

CV

Emily Masghati

US 1900–Present, 2013

Larisa Masri

Ancient, 2004

Dissertation

Rituals and Rhetoric: Religious Diplomacy in Republican Rome

John McCallum

US pre-1900, 2006

Dissertation

Democratic Violence and the Moral Legacies of the "Good War": United States Political Culture in an Age of Global Conflict, 1937–1950

Erin McCullugh

US pre-1900, 2012

Monica L. Mercado

Monica L. Mercado

US pre-1900, 2004

Research Interests

Women, gender, and sexuality; religion and American culture; US Catholicism; public history

Dissertation

Womanhood and the Word: Gender, Print, and Catholic Identity in Nineteenth-Century America

CV

Covell Meyskens

Covell Meyskens

International, 2006

Research Interests

Global industrialization, modern China, national security, the political economy of East Asia, revolution, memory, urban history, political culture, philosophy, everyday life

Dissertation

Making Mao's Military Industrial Complex: The Cold War, Development, and Urban Social Life in China's Third Front, 1964–1980

 

Benjamin Miller

East Asia-Japan, 2012

Ilana Miller

Modern Jewish, 2013

Sarah Miller-Davenport

Sarah Miller-Davenport

US 1900–Present, 2006

Research Interests 

The United States and the world, twentieth-century US history, American cultural history, decolonization studies

Dissertation

State of the New: Hawai‘i Statehood and Global Decolonization in American Culture, 1945–1978

CV

Shaul Mitelpunkt

Shaul Mitelpunkt

US 1900–Present, 2007

Research Interests

US foreign relations; cultural history; soldiers and society; film and history; Israeli history; memory and commemoration, material culture

Dissertation

The Cultural Politics of US-Israeli Relations and the Rediscovery of American Empire, 1958–1986

Kirsty Montgomery

Britain, 2009

Dissertation

Pessimism, Pragmatism, and Population in an Age of Crisis: Britain and the Edinburgh Reviewers, 1802–1846

Celeste Day Moore

US 1900–Present, 2006

Research Interests

African American history; African diasporic studies; transnational history; popular culture; technology; sound studies; global American studies

Dissertation

Race in Translation: Producing, Performing, and Selling African American Music in Postwar France, 1944–1974

Katherina Motyl

Modern Europe, 2010

Guy Emerson Mount

US pre-1900, 2011

Research Interests

Nineteenth-century United States and African American history; multiracial   identities and transracial experiences; Atlantic diaspora, slavery, emancipation, race, religion, gender, sexuality, modernity; the Gilded Age, capitalism, Jim Crow, the Progressive Era, and segregation; visual and sensory culture, nonhuman agency, ambiguity

CV

Tessa Murphy

Caribbean and Atlantic World , 2008

Research interests

Atlantic world; colonial Americas; colonialism and empire; comparative slavery; race

Dissertation

Imperial Imaginaries, Negotiated Realities: The Lesser Antiilles ca. 1730–1785

Francisco Najera

US 1900–Present, 2010

Alldost Neuman

Middle East/Islam, 2003

Dissertation

Establishing a Historical Canon: Ibn Kemal and the Origins of Ottoman History Writing in the Reign of Bayezid II (r. 1481–1512)

 

Daniel Oh

East Asia-Korea, 2008

Dissertation

The US-Korean Military Alliance: Impacts on South Korean Political Development and US-Korean Relations from 1951–1963

Diana Ohanian

Modern Europe, 2012

Jason Osequeda

Ancient, 2011

Sarah Panzer

Modern Europe, 2005

Research Interests

Modern German, modern Japanese, and transnational history; visual and popular culture; sports and physical culture; concepts of masculinity; violence.

Dissertation

The Prussians of the East: Samurai, Bushido, and Japanese Honor in the German Imagination, 1905–1945

Kai Parker

US 1900–Present, 2009

Traci Parker

US pre-1900, 2006

Dissertation

The Work of Consumption, The Consumption of Work: Integrating American Department Stores and Shaping a Modern Black Middle Class, 1890–1991

Cameron Penwell

East Asia-Japan, 2007

Dissertation

Socially Engaged Religion in Modern Japan, 1889–1940

José Pérez

José Juan Pérez Meléndez

Latin America, Caribbean and Atlantic World, 2010

Research Interests

Brazil; Atlantic history; nineteenth-century world history; labor and migration; landed property; joint-stock companies; postindependence political development

Dissertation

Colonization and the Making of Imperial Brazil, 1817–1872

 

Dwight Phillips

International, 2005

Dissertation

Professionalizing the US Army's Non-Commissioned Officer Corps and its impact on the American "Way of War," 1970–1991

Eric Phillips

Modern Europe, 2012

Sarath Pillai

South Asia, 2013

Leonidas Pittos

Byzantine, 2003

Dissertation

Sacredly Narrating, Sacredly Praising: Theology, Encomium, Tradition, and Intellectual History in Late Byzantium

Rachel Ponce

US pre-1900, 2005

Rachel Ponce is a joint-degree candidate in the Department of History and the Committee on the Conceptual and Historical Studies of Science

Dissertation

Homicidal Monomania: Insanity, Criminal Responsibility, and Medicine in America, 1835–1882

Carolyn Purnell

Carolyn Purnell

Early Modern Europe, 2006

Research Interests

Eighteenth-century France, Enlightenment, history of medicine, sensibility, history of the senses, sexuality and gender, medical electricity, perfumery, cafés

Dissertation

Instruments Endowed with Sensibility: Remaking Society through the Body in Eighteenth-Century France

CV

Jose Ramos

Latin America, 2007

Dissertation

Diplomacy, Social Politics, and United States–Mexico Relations after the Mexican Revolution, 1919–1930

Pablo Rangel

US 1900–Present, 2013

Emily Rap

Early Modern Europe, 2013

Paul Reale

International, 2003

Dissertation

Creating a "British Country": Education and Empire in Upper Canada, 1791–1871

Emily Remus

Emily Remus

US pre-1900, 2006

Research Interests

American social and cultural history; women and gender; capitalism; consumer society; urban history; space and the built environment

Dissertation

Consumers' Metropolis: Gender, Class, and Space in Chicago, 1871–1914

Eleanor Rivera

Modern Europe, 2006

Research Interests

Nineteenth- and twentieth-century Europe, in particular France and the Francophone world; childhood; religion; history of education; material culture; gender

Dissertation

From Children to Citizens: Republican and Catholic Primary Education in France, 1880–1914

Flora Roberts

Russia, 2006

Dissertation

Old Elites under Communism: A Case Study of Soviet Khujand

Allison Robinson

US 1900–Present, 2013

Romina Robles

Romina Robles Ruvalcaba

Latin America, 2006

Research Interests

Rural society and social transformation; private property, land tenure, and agrarianism; agriculture and rural modernization; boss politics; regional history and microhistory; oral history; immigration

Dissertation

Con echarles maiz se apean: The Commodification of Corn and the Socioeconomic Transformation of the Caxcana, 1940–1970

Emily Romeo

Emily Romeo

US pre-1900, 2008

Research Interests

Colonial America; women's history; gender studies; violence and warfare; crime and punishment; puritanism

Dissertation

A Continuum of Violence: Women's Lives in War and Peace in Colonial New England

Adam Rowe

US pre-1900, 2011

Dissertation

The Transformation of American Republicanism, 1858–1877

Sarah Rowlands

Ancient, 2013

Colin Rydell

Britain, 2011

Brian Salas

Byzantine, 2012

Basil Salem

Middle East/Islam, 2010

Dissertation

The Culture of the "Notables" in Eighteenth-Century Ottoman Syria: An Analysis of Muḥammad Khalīl al-Murādī’s Silk al-durar fī a‘yān al-qarn al-thānī ‘ashar (The string of pearls among the notables of the AH twelfth century)

Vincent Sanchez

US 1900–Present, 2011

Dora Sánchez Hidalgo Hernández

Latin America, 2002

Dissertation

Building a Modern Port: Urban Space, Local Government, and Social Change in Veracruz, México, 1872–1914

Carol Scherer

Modern Europe, 1986

Dissertation

German Kultur and the Kulturbewegung, 1871–1915: The Articulation of a Bourgeois Social Order

Diana Schwartz

Latin America, 2008

Research Interests

Modern Mexico, social and political history of Latin America, indigenous politics and policy in the Americas, history of the social sciences, regional planning and development, water and natural resource management

Dissertation

Transforming the Tropics: Development, Displacement, and Anthropology in the Papaloapan, Mexico, 1940s–1970s

Lisa Scott

Laura (Lisa) Scott

Medieval and Early Modern Europe, 2010

Research Interests

Medieval Europe, early modern Europe, central Europe, Bohemia, Renaissance, Reformation, nobility, estates formation, late medieval movements, Habsburg monarchy

Savitri Sedlacek

US 1900–Present, 2013

Guo Quan Seng

East Asia-China, 2007

Dissertation

Colonial Law and Overseas Chinese Family Reforms in the Netherlands East Indies and British Malaya, 1870–1942

Caroline Sequin

Modern Europe, 2012

Uri Shachar

Medieval Europe, 2007

Dissertation

Dialogical Warfare: Figurations of Pious Belligerence among Christian, Muslim, and Jewish Authors in the Crusading Near East

Andrey Shlyakhter

Russia, 2002

Dissertation

Smuggling Across the Soviet Borders: Contraband Trade and the Soviet Struggle against It, 1918–1933

Hasan Siddiqui

South Asia, 2008

Dissertation

History, Community, and Authority in Late Mughal India

Jake Smith

Modern Europe, 2006

Dissertation

Häuserkämpfe: Squatting, Urban Renewal, and the Crisis of Dwelling in West Germany, 1970–1995

Thomas Snyder

Modern Europe, 2013

Sloan Speck

US 1900–Present, 2003

Lauren Stokes

Lauren Stokes

Modern Europe, 2010

Research Interests

Modern Germany; race and migration in Europe; European integration; history of sexuality

Dissertation

Locating the Migrant Family: Foreign Workers, Kinship Networks, and the West German State, 1955–1995

CV
 

Jaclyn Sumner

Latin America, 2007

Research Interests

Mexico; Politics and Authoritarianism; Ethnicity; Citizenship and Rights; Economic Modernization

Dissertation

National Autocracy, Regional Governance: The Politics of Progress in Tlaxcala, Mexico, 1885–1909

C.V.

Emily Swafford

Emily Swafford

US 1900–Present, 2006

Research Interests

US political history, America and the world, US military history, women and gender, the Cold War

Dissertation

Democracy's Proving Ground: US Military Families in West Germany, 1946–1961

Hayley Taga

Ancient, 2009

Limin Teh

East Asia-China, 2005

Dissertation

Anatomy of a Workplace: Race, Colonialism, and Industrialization in Fushun, 1906–1945

Saul Thomas

EA-China, 2003

Saul Thomas is a joint-degree candidate in the Department of History and the Department of Anthropology.

Dissertation

Culture, "Nation," and Reform Era Historiography in China

Jeremy Thompson

Medieval Europe, 2008

Dissertation

The Contribution of Lupus of Ferrières to the Ninth-Century Predestination Controversy

Jennifer Timmons

Medieval Europe, 2010

Anthony Todd

US pre-1900, 2004

Dissertation

"An Ethical Bohemia": Institutions, Social Networks, and the Origins of the Progressive Class in Chicago, 1871–1910

Christopher Todd

Caribbean and Atlantic World, 2005

Dissertation

The Slave's Money: Bondage, Freedom and Social Change in Jamaica, 1776–1865

Marco Torres

Latin America, 2011

Erika Tschinkel

Modern Europe, 2010

Erol Ülker

Middle East/Islam, 2005

Dissertation

Sultanists, Republicans, Communists: The Turkish National Movement in Istanbul, 1918–1923

Aniko Varga

East Asia-Korea, 2005

Dissertation

Nation, State, and Their Traitors: Collaboration Discourse in Postliberation North and South Korea, 1945–1950

Joshua Vera

Joshua Vera

Ancient, 2011

Research Interests

Social and political history in the late Roman Republic and early Empire, cultural impacts of the "rise of Christianity" on the Roman Imperial world, reuse of Classical religious sites in late antiquity, depictions of Roman social and political developments in early Christian writings, ancient historiography

William Walsh

Middle East/Islam, 2009

Daniel Webb

US pre-1900, 2008

Dissertation

Southern Athapascans and Western Science: Mapping an Ethnological History of the US-Mexico Borderlands, 1767–1887

Sarah Weicksel

US pre-1900, 2008

Dissertation

The Fabric of War: Clothing, Culture and Violence in the American Civil War Era

Lael Weinberger

US 1900–Present, 2013

Research Interests

Legal history; the United States in the world; international law; human rights; law and religion

Jake Werner

Jake Werner

East Asia-China, 2006

Research Interests

Modern China; the global 1950s; urban history; labor history; mass
culture; political economy; critical theory

Dissertation

The Making of Mass Society in Shanghai: The Socialist Transformation of Everyday Life, 1949–1958

Andrew Westrem

East Asia-Japan, 2013

Sheila Wille

Britain, 2007

Research Interests

History of entomology; environmental and agricultural history; material culture; intersections of politics, science, and religion

Dissertation

The Government of the Insect Empire in Britain and the Colonies,  1691–1816

Michael Williams

Modern Europe, 2010

Noriko Yamaguchi

East Asia-Japan, 2006

Dissertation

Reforming Our Life: Postwar Rural Community (Re)building in Japan, 1948–1981

Andrew Yamazaki

History of Science and East Asia-Japan, 2010

Research Interests

History of science, history and philosophy of nature, Edo period Japan

Hamza Yilmaz

Modern Europe, 2005

Dissertation

A Contemporary History of Work and Production:The Transformation of the German Automobile Industry, 1970–2000

Ryan Yokota

East Asia-Japan, 2005

Research Interests

Modern Okinawan (Ryukyuan) history; modern Japanese history; imperialism and Colonialism; Cecolonization; Theories of nationalism; autonomy and sovereignty; secession movements; indigenousness; race and ethnicity; ethnic studies in the United States; Asian and Pacific Islanders; Asian Latinos and Asians in Latin America

Dissertation

Okinawan Nationalisms: Independence and Autonomy, Diaspora and Indigenousness

CV

Hai Zhao

International, 2002

Research Interests

East Asian–US relations

Dissertation

The Manchuria Mirage: Geopolitics, Developmental State, and Industrialization in Manchuria, 1929–1960