Muzaffar Alam

George V. Bobrinskoy Professor

Field Specialties

Urdu and Indian Persian literature, history of late medieval and early modern northern India


Michael I. Allen

Associate Professor

Field Specialties

Early medieval cultures, literatures, and societies, medieval historical writing, books, script, and learning in medieval Europe, the role of women in medieval education, Latin paleography


Fred M. Donner

Professor

Field Specialties

Origins of Islam, tribal and nomadic society, early Islamic history, Arabic-Islamic historiography, Islamic law


James Grossman

Executive Director of the American Historical Society

Field Specialties

The American South, slavery, US social history, American labor history, urban history


R. H. Helmholz

Ruth Wyatt Rosenson Distinguished Service Professor

Field Specialties

Legal history, the relevance of the Roman and canon laws to the development of the common law


Dennis J. Hutchinson

William Rainey Harper Professor

Field Specialties

Judicial behavior, constitutional history, development of legal thought


Alison L. LaCroix

Robert Newton Reid Professor

Field Specialties

Legal history, federalism, constitutional law, federal jurisdiction, civil procedure, and law and literature


Rochona Majumdar

Associate Professor

Field Specialties

Social and cultural history of modern South Asia


Paul Mendes-Flohr

Dorothy Grant Maclear Professor

Field Specialties

Modern Jewish intellectual history, philosophy, and religious thought, German intellectual history, and the history and sociology of intellectuals


Willemien Otten

Professor

Field Specialties

History of Christianity and Christian thought; Western medieval and the early Christian intellectual tradition; continuity of Platonic themes


John F. Padgett

Professor

Field Specialties

Renaissance Florence, organizational theory, mathematical models, and public policy


A. Holly Shissler

Associate Professor

Field Specialties

Ottoman history, history of the early Turkish republic, modern Middle East history, nationalism, intellectual history


Laura Weinrib

Assistant Professor

Field Specialties

American legal history, civil liberties, constitutional law, labor law, and family law