Evelyn Atkinson

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences, Law, Letters and Society, History (2021–23)
PhD'21 (US history) University of Chicago

Research Interests

History of the corporation, legal history, constitutional law, history of capitalism, history of the long nineteenth century, history of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era, tort law


Anna Band

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences, Jewish Civilization (2022-24)

Research Interests

Modern Jewish history (social, cultural, and intellectual); German-Jewish history; nineteenth and twentieth century Hebrew, Yiddish, and German-Jewish literature; gender and Jewish history; history of housing, space, and place; Jewish migration and urbanization; Jewish memoir and memory


Benny Bar-Lavi

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences, Classics of Social and Political Thought, and Jewish Civilization (2022-24)

Research Interests

Early modern Europe; intellectual history; the longue durée history of ideas; political theology; Conversos, Moriscos, and the Western Sephardic Diaspora; the reception of Machiavelli and Spinoza; Judaism and Islam in Christian political thought


Zachary Barr

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences (2021–23)
PhD'21 (modern European history) University of Chicago

Research Interests

Nineteenth- and early twentieth-century Central Europe; Habsburg Austria; history of science; history of philosophy; historical epistemology; history of scientific communication; popular science and science popularization; Ernst Mach


Keegan Boyar

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences, Colonizations and Global Society (2022-24)

Research Interests

Modern Mexico; Latin American history; social history; cultural history; Atlantic history


Charles Bégué Fawell

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences (2021–23)
PhD'21 (modern European history) University of Chicago

Research Interests

19th and 20th-century Europe in global perspective; France and the French Empire; sovereignty, infrastructure, and international shipping; migration and the politics of mobility; race, labor, and capitalism in colonial contexts; masculinity and military history.


Alexander Hofmann

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences (2021–23)
PhD'21 (US history) University of Chicago

Research Interests

Nineteenth- and twentieth-century United States; history of the American South; cultural, social, and political history; race and racism; gender and sexuality; violence; science, medicine, and the body; mass and visual culture; collective memory; public history


Alex Jania

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences, History (2022-24)

Research Interests

Modern Japan, Disaster Studies, Environmental History, Global Memory Culture, Transnational History, Public History, Emotional History


Haeyoung Kim

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences, East Asian Civilizations and History (2022-24)

Research Interests

Modern Korean history and North Korea; the Cold War; transnational history of East Asia; empire, imperialism, and colonialism; postcolonial East Asia


Roy Kimmey III

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences, History (2022-24)

Research Interests

East Central European history; modern Hungary; immigration and migration; nationalism; cultural history of state socialism; histories of humanitarianism and human rights; minority rights and politics; politics of recognition; Romani studies; ethnomusicology


Carl E. Kubler

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences, East Asian Civilizations (2022-24)

Research Interests

Social, economic, and transnational history of late imperial and modern China; migration and diaspora; colonialism in the Asia-Pacific region; intercultural communication and conflict; history of education; language and translation; children, childhood, and nationalism


Savitri Kunze

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences, Human Rights (2022-24)

Research Interests

Transnational history of U.S. politics, society, migration, citizenship, and human rights. Her dissertation is a political and social history of non-citizen rights in the United States between 1913-1933. 


Erin McCullugh

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences (2021–23)
PhD'21 (Caribbean & Atlantic World History) University of Chicago

Research Interests

History of Brazil; Latin American history; slavery and emancipation in the Americas; the transatlantic slave trade; the Atlantic World; race and racism; the history of gender and sexuality


Nicholas O'Neill

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences, Power, Identity, and Resistance (2022-24)

Research Interests

Political economy and the history of capitalism; early modern and modern Europe; the Atlantic World; material culture, consumer societies, and global exchanges; the history of economic thought; labor and social movements; nationalism


Zoya Sameen

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences, Colonizations and CGSG (2022-24)

Research Interests

Nineteenth- and twentieth-century South Asian history; British Empire in Asia; colonial violence and legacy; law and gender; migration and mobility; everyday life and history from below.


Tristan Sharp

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences, European Civilization (2022-24)

Research Interests

Socio-political history of the late medieval Holy Roman Empire; late medieval conflict, violence, and warfare (feuding); history of medieval law; medieval aristocracy; state formation.