Katie J. Hickerson

Instructor (2018–21)

Research Interests

African history; Middle Eastern history; race and ethnicity; religion; imperialism in East and Central Africa; the global nineteenth century; visual and material culture


Jaewoong Jeon

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

Research Interests

East Asian history, especially Korea and Taiwan; capitalism and colonialism; sociocultural theory


Colin Jones

Visiting Professor

In Residence during Spring 2020

 

Research Interests

Social and cultural history of eighteenth-century France and the French Revolution; the history of medicine; the history of Paris; physiognomy and caricature


Trish Kahle

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

Research Interests

Energy history, global history of labor and capitalism, environmental history, history of colonization and decolonization, mining and extraction, the United States and the world


Christopher Kindell

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

Research Interests

Nineteenth- and twentieth-century history of the United States and the Pacific World; Hawaii; the American West; Australia; race, racism, and racial ideologies; indigeneity, migration, and settlement; public health and medicine; science and technology; urbanization and commerce; cartography; 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


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


Alastair McClure

Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Fellow

Research Interests

Modern South Asia, legal history, the British Empire, violence, gender history, anitcolonial and nationalist thought


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