Tal Arbel

Postdoctoral Researcher at the Rank of Instructor

Research Interests

History of the human sciences; mental measurement; expert authority; knowledge circulation; Americanization


Fabian Baumann

Postdoctoral Fellow in History

Research Interests

Modern Russia and Ukraine; nationalism; empire; family history; Russian-Ukrainian relations in the imperial and Soviet period


Jordan Bimm

Postdoctoral Researcher at the Rank of Instructor

Research Interests

Space history, Cold War history, history of medicine, history of modern life sciences, science and technology studies, history of exploration and extreme environments.


John Clegg

Collegiate Assistant Professor

Research Interests

The political economy of slavery, antebellum capitalism, mass incarceration and job loss


Iris Clever

Postdoctoral Researcher at the Rank of Instructor

Research Interests

History of science and technology, history of the body, data history, modern Europe and the Netherlands, race and gender


Isabel Gabel

Postdoctoral Researcher at the Rank of Instructor

Research Interests

Modern science, 20th-century political thought, liberalism, historicism, science and uncertainty


Daragh Grant

Senior Lecturer, Social Sciences Collegiate Division

Research Interests

Early American history; history of colonialism and empire; history of slavery; legal history; and the history of modern social and political thought


John Harpham

Collegiate Assistant Professor

Research Interests

Early-modern England; Atlantic history; early American history; intellectual history; freedom; slavery; race; cartography


Alec Hickmott

Postdoctoral Scholar in the Department of History

Research Interests

African American history, the civil rights movement; black economic thought; the history of the rural South


David P. Lyons

Assistant Instructional Professor

Research Interests

The Enlightenment and its reception; history of political thought; history of Christianity; modernity and its discontents; religion and the modern state; political theology


Pamela C. Nogales C.

Assistant Instructional Professor in the College

Research Interests

United States; transatlantic history; history of liberalism; capitalism; labor history; intellectual history; history of immigration; social reform; slavery and emancipation


Graeme Reynolds

Instructor

Research Interests

Historiography, history of the book, print culture, manuscript culture, printing technology, reading, archives, translation


Basil Salem

Collegiate Assistant Professor
PhD'16 (history) University of Chicago

Research Interests

Early modern and modern Ottoman Empire, focusing on the cultural and intellectual history


Sunit Singh

Assistant Instructional Professor

Research Interests

The rise and fall of the British Empire in India; international socialism in the twentieth century; philosophy of history


Blake Smith

Collegiate Assistant Professor

Research Interests

Economic and cultural exchange between Europe and South Asia from the eighteenth century; South Asia and the Enlightenment; cosmopolitanism in South Asia


Geoffrey Traugh

Collegiate Assistant Professor

Research Interests

Modern Africa, empire and decolonization, development and inequality, environmental history, capitalism and the world economy


James Vaughn

Assistant Instructional Professor in the College

Research Interests

Britain and the British Empire in the eighteenth century; colonial and Revolutionary British North America; the Age of Revolution in the Atlantic world; the history of liberal democracy


Steven Waldorf

Donnelley Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Research Interests

History of early modern and medieval political thought; Aristotelianism; political theology