History

The Brown History Department • Research, teaching, and public outreach devoted to the study of humanity's vast and diverse past.

We are a community of scholars and students committed to the values and ethics of rigorous education in the humanities. The department trains students in the fundamentals of historical thinking and practice, skills and habits of mind that provide a foundation for excellence in a wide range of careers and professions, including teaching, law, medicine, business, public service, and advanced historical research.

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Faculty Administrative Positions

Self, Robert O, Chair of History

Faculty Positions

Ahmed, Faiz, Associate Professor of History

Akarli, Engin D, Joukowsky Family Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Modern Middle Eastern History

Bartov, Omer, John P. Birkelund Distinguished Professor of European History, Professor of History

Bodel, John P, Professor of History

Brokaw, Cynthia J, Chen Family Professor of China Studies, Professor of History

Case, Holly A, Associate Professor of History

Castiglione, Caroline, Professor of History

Chudacoff, Howard P, George L. Littlefield Professor of American History, Professor of History

Conant, Jonathan P, Associate Professor of History

Cook, Harold J, John F. Nickoll Professor of History

Cope, Robert Douglas, Associate Professor of History

Curtis, Lewis Perry, Professor Emeritus of History

Demuth, Bathsheba R, Assistant Professor of History and Environment and Society

Doumani, Beshara B, Joukowsky Family Distinguished Professor of Modern Middle Eastern History, Professor of History

Fisher, Linford D., Associate Professor of History

Gluck, Mary, Professor of History

Graubard, Stephen Richards, Professor Emeritus of History

Green, James N, Carlos Manuel de Cespedes Professor of Modern Latin American History, Professor of History

Grieder, Jerome B, Professor Emeritus of History

Hamlin, Francoise N, Associate Professor of Africana Studies and History

Harris, Tim J G, Munro, Goodwin, Wilkinson Professor of European History, Professor of History

Hu-Dehart, Evelyn, Professor of History

Jacobs, Nancy J, Professor of History

Johnson, Jennifer E, Assistant Professor of History

Lambe, Jennifer L, Assistant Professor of History

Lander, Brian G, Assistant Professor of History and Environment and Society

Litchfield, Robert Burr, Professor Emeritus of History

Lubar, Steven D, Professor of History

McClain, James L, Professor Emeritus of History

Meisel, Joseph S, Joukowsky Family University Librarian, Adjunct Associate Professor of History

Mitter, Sreemati, Assistant Professor of International and Public Affairs and History

Molho, Anthony, Professor Emeritus of History

More, Rebecca Sherrill, Visiting Scholar in History

Mumford, Jeremy R, Assistant Professor of History

Nedostup, Rebecca A, Associate Professor of History

Neu, Charles E, Professor Emeritus of History

Nummedal, Tara E, Associate Professor of History

Oliver, Graham J, Professor of History

Owens, Emily A, Assistant Professor of History

Patterson, James T, Ford Foundation Professor Emeritus and Professor Emeritus of History

Pollock, Ethan M, Associate Professor of History

Remensnyder, Amy G, Royce Family Professor of Teaching Excellence, Professor of History

Rich, Norman Robert, Professor Emeritus of History

Richards, Joan L, Professor of History

Rieppel, Lukas B, Assistant Professor of History

Rockman, Seth E, Associate Professor of History

Rodriguez, Daniel A, Manning Assistant Professor of History V, Assistant Professor of History

Rojanski, Rachel, Adjunct Professor of History

Sacks, Kenneth S, Professor of History

Safier, Neil F, Associate Professor of History

Self, Robert O, Mary Ann Lippitt Professor of American History, Professor of History

Shibusawa, Naoko, Associate Professor of History

Smith, Kerry, Associate Professor of History

Steffes, Tracy L, Associate Professor of History

Steinberg, Michael P, Barnaby Conrad and Mary Critchfield Keeney Professor of History, Professor of History and Music

Teller, Adam J, Professor of History

Vorenberg, Michael, Associate Professor of History

Williams, Lea Everard, Professor Emeritus of History

Wood, Gordon S, Professor Emeritus of History

Zamindar, Vazira F-Y, Associate Professor of History