Graduate Students in Medieval History

Mohamad Ballan

Middle East/Islam, 2011

CV

Research Interests

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

Dissertation

Dynastic Ideology, Historical Writing, and the Chancery in al-Andalus and the Maghrib: A Study of Itinerant Court Secretaries (Kuttāb) in the Late Medieval Islamic West


David Cantor-Echols

Medieval Europe, 2010

Dissertation

Governmentality and Its Discontents: The Administrative and Historiographical Programs of Alfonso XI of Castile


John-Paul Heil

Early Modern Europe, 2015

Research Interests

Early modern Europe, intellectual history of the Italian Renaissance, Renaissance humanism and philosophy, Renaissance reception of classical philosophy, and Italian cultural history

John-Paul Heil

Alexandra Montero Peters

Medieval, 2015

Research Interests

Medieval Iberia and the Near East; Muslims, Jews, and Christians in medieval Spain; literary and cultural exchange across the Mediterranean; codicology and translation enterprises

Alexandra Montero Peters

Laura (Lisa) Scott

Medieval and Early Modern Europe, 2010

Research Interests

Medieval and early modern Europe; Western and Central Europe; Holy Roman Empire, Bohemia, and Habsburg Monarchy; governance, nobility, and institutional development; nationalism and identity

Dissertation

Assembly, Dissent, and Political Cohesion: The Bohemian Regional Assembly in the Fifteenth Century


Jennifer Timmons

Medieval Europe, 2010

Dissertation

Venenum Bibit: The Theological Vocabulary of Poison in the Middle Ages