Jaewoong Jeon

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences (2019–21)
East Asia-Korea, 2011

Research Interests

Korea and Taiwan; history of capitalism; empire and colonialism in East Asia; social theory


Trish Kahle

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences (2019–21)
PhD'19 (U.S. history) University of Chicago

Research Interests

Energy history; environmental history; modern United States; US and the world; global history of labor and capitalism; history of colonization and decolonization; mining and extraction; political history; gender; climate change and the Anthropocene; social theory


Christopher Kindell

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences (2019–21)
US pre-1900, 2012

Research Interests

Long-nineteenth-century American Pacific World; Hawai’i, the U.S. West, and Australia; public health, medicine, and technology; mobility, commerce, and urbanization; race, indigeneity, and migration; empire and colonization; visual and material culture


Nicholas Kryczka

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences (2019–21)
US 1900–Present, 2013

Research Interests

Urban history; history of education; migration; civil rights and desegregation; the middle class; race and ethnicity; nativism; neighborhoods; gentrification; oral history; K–12 history education


Zachary Leonard

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences (2019–21)
PhD'19 (South Asian history) University of Chicago

Research Interests

British frontier ethnography; Muslim "fanaticism"; Indian princely states; Indian reform movements; colonial political economy; Victorian international law; colonial anxiety and nostalgia


Emily Masghati

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences (2019–21)
US 1900–Present, 2013

Research Interests

African American history; history of the US South; US intellectual history; history of social science; philanthropy; education; urban history


Justin Niermeier-Dohoney

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences (2018–20)
PhD'18 (history of science) University of Chicago

Research Interests

Early modern science; early modern Britain and the Atlantic world; natural history; environmental history; alchemy; astrology and astro-meteorology; cornucopianism and utopianism; pre-Linnaean taxonomy; science and religion; deep history; the anthropocene and climate change in historical context


Adam Lynd Rowe

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences (2018–20)
PhD'18 (US history) University of Chicago

Research Interests

United States history; intellectual history, political history and the history of political thought; war and society; the Civil War and Reconstruction


Erika Tschinkel

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences (2018–20)
PhD'18 (modern European history) University of Chicago

Research Interests

Modern European intellectual history; modern European philosophy, especially political and social theory; Weimar Germany; human rights ideas in modern European philosophy; human rights law and international treaties; international humanitarian law and humanitarianism