Hannah Youngeun Park

Research Interests

Twentieth-century Korea; transnational history of East Asia; empire and colonialism; intellectual diaspora/exile communities; women and gender; postcolonial nation building in the Cold War; East Asia-US relations

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Eric Phillips

Research interests

Economic and political history of modern Central and Eastern Europe; Austria, Bohemia, and the Habsburg Empire; capitalism, socialism, nationalism, and liberalism; comparative empires

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Sarath Pillai

Research Interests

Modern South Asian history, British empire, legal and constitutional history, postcolonial histories/subaltern studies, Indian princely states, history of Travancore/Kerala, international history, interwar political thought, decolonization, international law, history of federation, and studies on nationalism and sovereignty

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Usama Rafi

Research Interests

International history; intellectual history; history of redistributive politics and economic thought; twentieth-century human sciences; human rights, development, and American foreign policy in the twentieth century; history of the British Empire; colonialism in Asia and Africa; Islam in the non-Arab world

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Claire Roosien

Research Interests

Central Asia; modern Middle East; modern Russia; gender history and theory; cultural and literary history; secularism; empire and imperial history; modernism in the arts and politics

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