Nineteenth- and twentieth-century European social and cultural history with a focus on France and Germany; material culture, everyday life, and the built environment; Jewish history; gender history and theory; race in the Atlantic world; colonial and postcolonial Europe
On Research Leave, Autumn 2018 & Winter 2019
Modern Latin America, especially Brazil and the Caribbean; intellectual history; history of the family
Kathleen Neils Conzen has retired and no longer directs BA theses or accepts new graduate students.
American urban history; immigration and ethnicity; rural history; western settlement; nineteenth-century social history
Edward Cook has retired and no longer directs BA theses or accepts new graduate students.
Colonial and revolutionary America; social history; eighteenth-century Britain