Fields of interest Primary field of interest
Sakena Abedin


Charlotte Abney Salomon


Wendell Adjetey


Jean-Christophe Agnew
Professor of American Studies & History
Phone: 203-432-7676

American cultural & intellectual history; 19th & 20th centuries; Market relations & consumer culture; Cultural theory

Jennifer Allen
Assistant Professor
Phone: 203-432-6149

Modern German history; cultural history of modern Europe; theories and practices of memory; grassroots activism; the politics of space; Europe after the Cold War

Adel Allouche
Lecturer, History and Religious Studies
Phone: 203-432-0571

Middle East: Medieval Middle Eastern history; Islamic history

Ricardo Alvarez-Pimentel

Latin America

Abbas Amanat
Professor History & International Studies
Phone: 203-432-1368

Modern Middle East, early modern and modern Iran, Sh’ism and the Persianate world

Sergei Antonov
Assistant Professor
Phone: 203-432-1378

Russia after 1800 and Soviet Union; Russian and comparative legal history; Russian serfdom; global history of capitalism and credit; crime & criminal justice; secret political police; elites & power

Catherine Arnold


Assef Ashraf

Middle East

Zaib un Nisa Aziz


Hamzah Baig

US; Middle East and North Africa

Tiraana Bains
Mark Baker

East Asia

Ivo Banac
Bradford Durfee Professor Emeritus
Beatrice S. Bartlett
Professor Emeritus
Phone: 203-432-0230
Aner Barzilay


Alice Baumgartner
Paola Bertucci
Associate Professor of History and History of Medicine; Curator of the Historical Scientific Division, Peabody Museum; Director of Graduate Studies HSHM
Phone: 203-432-1397

Enlightenment; cultural history of technology in the early modern world, cultures of collecting and display; artisanal knowledge, the early modern body, scientific travel, material culture

Ned Blackhawk
Professor of History and American Studies (on leave academic year 17-18)
Phone: 203-432-8530

Native American history & Native American law

David Blight
Class of 1954 Professor of American History; Director, Gilder Lehrman Center (on leave spring 2018)
Phone: 432-8521, 432-3339

Civil War & Reconstruction era; African American history; American cultural & intellectual history

Chelsea Blink


Daniel Botsman
Professor & DGS of History
Phone: 203-432-1361 (DGS); 203-436-5209

Japanese history

Kathryn Brackney

Modern Europe

Justin Brooks


Rosie Bsheer
Assistant Professor
Phone: 203-432-1352

Social and intellectual history of Ottoman Arabia and the modern Middle East; the Arabian Peninsula; urban studies; historiography; comparative colonialism.

Jonny Bunning


John Burden


Christian Burset


Paul Bushkovitch
Reuben Post Halleck Prof of History (on leave spring 2018)
Phone: 203-432-1351

Russia to 1800; Russian foreign policy, Orthodoxy, and empire

Michael Bustamante

Latin America

Andrés Bustamante

Latin America

Jon Butler
Howard R Lamar Emeritus Professor of American Studies, History & Religious Studies
Phone: 612 331-3236
Mara Caden


J. Cecilia Cárdenas-Navia


Caryn Carson
Sr Admin Asst History
Phone: 203-432-1342
Kelsey Champagne
Andra Chastain

Latin America

Annping Chin
Senior Lecturer
Phone: 203-436-2514

Asia: Chinese intellectual history; Confucianism; pre-modern Chinese history; Chinese cultural history 1500-1800; Studies in Chinese classical texts

Henry Clements

Middle East

Constantin Cless
Deborah Coen
Phone: 203-436-8100

History of the modern physical and environmental sciences; Central European intellectual and cultural history

Camille Cole
Becky Conekin
Sr Lect MacMillan Center and History; Assoc Rsrch Sci/Scholar MacMillan Center
Phone: (203) 432-5963

Europe: British history; Fashion

Tyler Conklin

Middle East

Zachary Conn
Flynn Cratty


Ivano Dal Prete
Lecturer, History

Earth sciences (ca. 1300-1800); generation in the long eighteenth century; the material culture of astronomy; science, religion and society in early modern Italy.

Bianca Dang
Graduate School Student


David Brion Davis
Sterling Professor of American History, Emeritus; Director, Emeritus, Gilder Lehrman Center
Phone: (203) 432-3339

18th and 19th century American, British and Atlantic intellectual and cultural history; slavery and abolition

Rohit De
Assistant Professor
Phone: 203-432-4233

Modern South Asia (India, Pakistan, Bangladesh), Global Legal History, Law and Society, Law and Colonialism, British Empire, Nationalism and Decolonization in Asia and Africa, Comparative Constitutionalism

Carolyn J. Dean
Charles J. Stille Professor of History & French
Phone: 203-432-1394

Cultural and intellectual history of modern Europe; history of gender and sexuality; genocide studies and the Holocaust of European Jewry

Liana DeMarco


John Demos
Samuel Knight Professor Emeritus History
Barbara Di Gennaro


Hannah Diamond


Fabian Drixler
Phone: 203-432-1388

Japanese history; Demographic history around the world

Anna Duensing
Marcela Echeverri
Assistant Professor
Phone: 203-432-6218

History of social sciences, gender and nationalism; political theory and state formation; Spanish empire and Atlantic world; Revolutionary Age, race and ethnicity; slavery and abolition; twentieth-century Latin American social thought

Lena Eckert-Erdheim
Emilie Egger
Carlos Eire
T. Lawrason Riggs Professor of History & Religious Studies (on leave spring 2018)
Phone: 203-432-1357

Early modern Europe; Intellectual, social, cultural & religious history; Protestant Reformation; Catholic Reformation (Spain, France, Germany)

Rachel Elder
Phone: 203-436-9506

20th century medicine, health, and the body; history of technology; disability history; neurology; U.S. gender and sexuality

Anne Eller
Assistant Professor
Phone: 203-432-4585

Latin America and the Caribbean, Emancipation, Haitian and Dominican studies; African Diaspora; Independence and Decolonization

Laura Engelstein
Henry S. McNeil Professor Emerita of Russian History

East European: Modern Russia; Modern Europe

Andrew Bard Epstein
Cindy Ewing

International, Asia

John Faragher
Howard R. Lamar Prof of History & American Studies, Director Howard R. Lamar Center

U.S.: United States frontier & western history; Native American borderlands; Native American history

Kevin Feeney

Ancient History

Crystal Feimster
Associate Professor African American Studies, American Studies and History
Phone: 203-436-3563

African American studies; racial and sexual violence

Christopher Forney
Max Fraser


Paul Freedman
Chester D. Tripp Professor of History (on leave fall 2017)
Phone: 203-432-1399

Medieval European history

Joanne Freeman
Professor of History and American Studies
Phone: 203-432-1392

Revolutionary & Early National American history with special interest in politics & culture; Early American journalism & print culture

John Gaddis
Robert A. Lovett Professor of Military & Naval History; Director, Brady Johnson Program in Grand Strategy
Phone: 203-432-1374

Cold War history; Historical methodology; Biography; Grand Strategy

Beverly Gage
Professor of History & American Studies; Brady-Johnson Professor of Grand Strategy
Phone: 203-432-1356

Gilded Age and 20th century; political history; government and political development; ideology and social movements (esp. conservatism and radicalism)

Laurence Phirum Gaillard

Modern Southeast Asia

Russell Gasdia
Noah Gentele


Marie-Amelie George


François Gerardin


Glenda Gilmore
Peter V & C Vann Woodward Professor of History
Phone: 203-432-1398

20th century United States history; African American history since 1865; U.S. women’s & gender history since 1865; History of the American South; Reform movements

Jay Gitlin
Lecturer History & Associate Director Howard R. Lamar Center for the Study of Frontiers & Borders
Phone: 203-432-0553, 203-432-2328

U.S.: United States cultural history (espcially music related & popular culture); Native American & American west; American colonial; Canadian history

Kevin Gledhill

Middle East

Kelly Goodman
Bruce Gordon
Titus Street Prof of Theology, Prof of Reformation Hist, Div Schl and History and Religious Studies
Phone: 203-432-5355

Early German Reformation; History of Christianity

Lauren Gottlieb


Johns Graham

Latin America

Hannah Greenwald

Latin America

Michelle Grise


Jed Gross


Holly Guise


Tiffany Hale


Amanda Hall
Valerie Hansen
Stanley Woodward Professor of History
Phone: 203-432-0480

China to 1600; Chinese religious & legal history; History of the Silk Road

Robert Harms
Henry J. Heinz Professor of History & African Studies (on leave spring 2018)
Phone: 203-432-0559

Sub-Saharan Africa

Ian Foss Hathaway
Michael Hattem


Carlos Hernandez

Latin America

Denise Y. Ho
Assistant Professor of History
Phone: +1 (203) 436-9291

Modern China, Cultural Revolution, material culture, urban history

Earl Hodil
Andrew Hogan

Ancient History

C.J. Huang


Sarah Ifft Decker


Alex Ikeuchi


Pierre Islam


Matthew Jacobson
William Robertson Coe Professor of American Studies & History
Phone: 203-432-0531

US cultural history; 19th & 20th century immigration, ethnicity & race; US expansionism

Maija Jansson
Visiting Fellow

Parliamentary history

Taylor Jardno

Latin America

Rachel Johnston-White


Daniel Jones


Maria Jordan
Senior Lector, Spanish & Portuguese; Lecturer History
Phone: 203-432-5439

Europe: Early Spain

Gilbert Joseph
Farnam Professor of History & International Studies
Phone: 203-432-1380

Modern Latin American history; Mexican & Central American history; US-Latin American relations; social & revolutionary movements in Latin America; Sports in Latin America

Liza Joyner
FAS Operations Mgr
Phone: 203-432-1363
Donald Kagan
Sterling Professor of Classics & History

Ancient: Ancient Greek & Roman history; Political thought & diplomacy

Marta Kalabinski

East Europe & Russia

Jennifer Kaufman
Graduate Registrar
Phone: 203-432-1361
Matthew Keaney


Paul Kennedy
J. Richardson Dilworth Professor of History; Director, International Security Studies
Phone: 203-432-6242

Great power relations, 19th & 20th centuries; Military & naval history; British foreign & imperial history; Contemporary global security issues; United Nations history

Amelia Kennedy


Jeremy Kessler


Daniel Kevles
Stanley Woodward Professor Emeritus of History, History of Medicine & American Studies; Adjunct Professor, Law School

HSHM: US since 1939; Politics, government, science, technology & national security; Eugenics; Genetics; Biotechnology; Intellectual property; Plant & animal breeding

Micah Khater


Ben Kiernan
A. Whitney Griswold Professor of History; Professor of International & Area Studies, MacMillan Center; Founding Director of the Genocide Studies Program (1994-2015); Chair, Council on Southeast Asia Studies (2010-15)
Phone: 203-432-2870

World History; Southeast Asia, early & modern especially Cambodia, Vietnam, Indonesia & East Timor; Comparative colonialism; Nationalism; Communism; Genocide; Environmental history

David Vincent Kimel


Jennifer Klein
Professor of History
Phone: 203-432-1391

20th century US history; Urban history; Labor history; New Deal & post WWII politics & policy

Choon Hwee Koh
Emmanuel Lachaud

Latin America

Howard Lamar
Sterling Professor Emeritus of History; Former President
Phone: 203-432-1371
Keri Lambert

African history

Naomi Lamoreaux
Stanley B. Resor Professor of Economics & History; Chair, History
Phone: 203-432-1364 (Chair's Office), 203-432-3625

US economic, business & technological history

Tess Lanzarotta


Tanya Lawrence

Middle East

Bentley Layton
Frederic & Laura Goff Professor of Religious Studies; Professor of Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations and History
Phone: 203-432-0844

Ancient Christianity

Dana Lee
Senior Administrative Assistant, Chair's Office
Phone: 203-432-1364
Noel Lenski
Professor of Classics and History; Associate Director of Graduate Studies, History
Adrián Lerner Patrón

Latin America

Anne Lessy


Mary Ellen Leuver


George Levesque
Associate Dean, Yale College; Dean of Academic Programs, Yale College; Director of Undergrad Studies, FAS College Seminars and Freshman Seminars; Lecturer in History
Phone: 203-432-2920

U.S.: History of religious thought in America; History of education & American colleges and universities

Yiwen Li


Megann Licskai


Caroline Lieffers


Joanna Linzer


Jermaine Lloyd


Michael Lo Piano


Kevin Lord


Timothy Lorek

Latin America

Essie Lucky-Barros
Undergrad Registrar History
Phone: 203-432-1359
Mary Lui
Professor of American Studies & History
Phone: 203-432-8288

Asian American history; US urban history; Race & ethnicity; Immigration, gender and sexuality

Jacqueline Ly

Latin America

Joshua Lynn
Post-Doctoral Associate at the Yale Center for the Study of Representative Institutions; Lecturer in the Department of History

Nineteenth-century politics, culture, and political thought in the United States

Ramsay MacMullen
Dunham Professor Emeritus History & Classics
Phone: 203-432-4593

Ancient Roman, religion in Roman empire, early Church

Daniel Magaziner
Associate Professor (on leave academic year 17-18)
Phone: 203-432-6110

South Africa, modern Africa, religion, political thought, popular culture and the African Diaspora

Joseph Manning
William K. & Marilyn Milton Simpson Professor of Classics & History; Senior Research Scholar, Law School
Phone: 203-432-0989

Ancient Greek history, especially Hellenistic history; eastern Mediterranean through the Roman period; ancient law, the ancient economy; Ancient Egyptian history; Ancient North African history

Julia Mansfield
Postdoctoral Associate
Phone: (203) 432-3933

Infectious disease; globalization; the early United States; history of capitalism; environmental history; history of medicine

Ivan Marcus
Frederick P. Rose Professor of Jewish History
Phone: 203-432-1379

History of the Jews in medieval Europe; History of Jewish culture; Jewish-Christian relations; Jewish mysticism & pietism; The Jews & Islam

Logan Mardhani-Bayne


Catherine Mas


Kathi Matsuura


John Matthews
John M. Schiff Professor Emeritus of Classics & History

Ancient: Late Roman social, economic & legal

Zachary Mazur

East Europe & Russia

Barbara McKay
Administrative Associate, History & HSHM
Phone: 203-432-1365
Joshua Mentanko
John Merriman
Charles Seymour Prof History (on leave spring 2018)
Phone: 203-432-0526

Modern France; Urban & social history; Modern European history since the Renaissance

Joanne Meyerowitz
Arthur Unobskey Professor of History & American Studies
Phone: 203-432-1713

20th century; Gender & sexuality; Global poverty

Alan Mikhail
Professor & DUS History
Phone: 203-432-1355 (DUS); 203-432-1353

Middle East, Early Modern Muslim World, Ottoman Empire, Egypt, Environmental History, Early Modern History, History of Medicine

Samuel Milner


Joy Mooberry


Samuel Moyn
Professor of Law and History
Phone: 203-432-7819

International law, human rights, the law of war, and legal thought, 20th-century European moral and political theory

Santiago Muñoz Arbelaez

Latin America

Isaac Nakhimovsky
Assistant Professor (on leave academic year 17-18)
Phone: 203-432-1396

Intellectual history of Europe since the 17th century; history of political thought; historiography of international law and political economy

Gourav Krishna Nandi


Kayhan Nejad
Nichole Nelson


Ellen Nye

Economic history

Mireille Pardon
Haesoo Park


Nicholas Parrillo
Professor of Law and History
Phone: 203-436-2560

Legal history; history of the administrative state; political development

Ryan Patrico


Peter C. Perdue
Professor of History
Phone: 203-432-6145

Chinese history

Joseph Peterson

Modern Europe

Sarah Pickman
Steven Pincus
Bradford Durfee Professor of History; Co-Director, CHESS (on leave spring 2018)
Phone: 203-432-7616

Atlantic History; History of Britain; British Empire; Global History; Early American History; History of the Netherlands; Worldwide colonial rivalries of 17th & 18th centuries; History of Political Economy; British Empire in South Asia; Comparative Revolutions; State Formation; Industrial Revolution

Stephen Pitti
Professor of History & American Studies; Director, Ethnicity, Race & Migration; Head of College, Ezra Stiles College
Phone: 203-432-0560

History of Mexican Americans; US West; Latinos; 19th & 20th century immigration; US-Mexico border; Labor history

Joanna Radin
Assistant Professor of History of Medicine and History
Phone: 203-785-4258

Global histories of biology, ecology, medicine, and anthropology since 1945; history and anthropology of life and death; biomedical technology and computing; feminist, indigenous, and queer STS; science fiction

Jose Ragas
Phone: 203-432-1393

Global STS; Surveillance and Biometrics; History of Technology in Latin America and the Global South; Grassroots Science and Technology; Digital History; Early Global Warming and Society

Marco Ramos


Justin Randolph
William Rankin
Assistant Professor of History; DUS History of Science & Medicine

The physical and earth sciences since the mid-19th century; military, industrial, and governmental science; history of cartography; science and architecture; visual studies; environmental history

Kate Redburn


Melissa Redwood


Alyssa Reichardt


Terence Renaud
Postdoctoral Associate and Lecturer, Humanities Program and Department of History
Phone: (203) 436-9333

modern European social and political thought; radical ideologies; resistance movements; socialism; human rights; critical theory

Carl Rice

Ancient History

Carolyn Roberts
Postgraduate Associate in History and History of Medicine, and African American Studies (Assistant Professor beginning 2018)
Phone: 203-436-1047

Medicine and slavery in the Atlantic world; race, medicine, and science; history of medicine in Africa and the African diaspora; health and protest in African American history; non-Western medicine and global health

Naomi Rogers
Professor, History of Medicine and History; DGS History of Science & Medicine
Phone: 203-785-4341

History of 20th century medicine & public health in North America including policy, activism, alternative medicine & gender and medicine; Science & feminism; Feminist health movements

Michael Rom

Latin America

Edward Rugemer
Associate Professor of African American Studies & History (on leave academic year 17-18)
Phone: 203-436-3556

Comparative slavery & abolition; Antebellum US history

Juan Ruiz
Eric Rutkow
Phone: 203-436-2514

U.S. and the World (Latin America); environmental history; legal history; 20th c. U.S. history

Paul Sabin
Professor of History and American Studies (on leave fall 2017)
Phone: 203-436-2516

20th century U.S. history, U.S. and global environmental history, government and political development, American West, energy and resources

Miranda Sachs


Ievgeniia Sakal
Maya Sandler
Lamin Sanneh
D. Willis James Professor of World Christianity, Divinity School; Professor of History
Phone: 432-5336

History of religion in Africa; Cross-cultural studies; Religion, language & society; History of Islam

Stuart Schwartz
George Burton Adams Professor of History; Chair, Council on Latin American & Iberian Studies
Phone: 203-432-1375

Latin American history; Brazil

Denise Scott
Sr Admin Asst History
Phone: 203-432-3905
Stuart Semmel
Senior Lecturer, History & Humanities
Phone: 203-432-6675

Europe: British politics, culture & thought since 1760; Popular culture, politics & political social thought; European cultural & intellectual history

Samuel Severson


Ashanti Shih


James Shinn


Marci Shore
Associate Professor of History
Phone: 203-432-6792

European cultural & intellectual history

Sara Silverstein


Gaddis Smith
Larned Professor Emeritus History
Eric Smith


Amy Smith


Frank Snowden
Andrew Downey Orrick Professor of History & History of Medicine
Phone: 203-432-0507

Modern Italian history; Fascism; Social history; History of medicine

Timothy Snyder
Richard C. Levin Professor of History

Modern Eastern Europe

Emily Snyder

Latin America

David Sorkin
Lucy G. Moses Professor of Modern Jewish History (on leave fall 2017)
Phone: 203-432-1367

Intersection of Jewish history and European history since the 16th century

Jonathan Spence
Sterling Professor Emeritus History
Harry Stout
Jonathan Edwards Professor of American Religious History
Phone: 203-432-0828

Early America; American religious history; American Civil War

Deborah Streahle


Nazanin Sullivan


Naomi Sussman

Latin America

Jameson Sweet
Henry Roe Cloud Postdoctoral Associate
Rebecca Tannenbaum
Sr Lect History; Yale NUS Fellow International Affairs

U.S.: Early America; Social history of American medicine; Women's history

Bo Tao


Thuto Thipe


Simon Torracinta


Conrad Totman
Professor Emeritus History
Catherine Tourangeau

British, American

Andrina Tran


Catherine Treesh


Viet Trinh


Francesca Trivellato
Barton M. Biggs Prof of History
Phone: 203-432-9902

Early modern Italy & Continental Europe, especially social & economic history

Brian Turner

Southeast Asia

Monique Ulysses
Beans Velocci


Charles Max Walden


John Harley Warner
Chair and Avalon Professor History of Medicine; Professor American Studies & History (on leave spring 2018)
Phone: 203-785-5032

19th & 20th century US medicine and health; Comparative history of medicine (US, Britain, France); Cultural history of science & medicine

Amy Watson


Laurel Waycott


Burton Westermeier
Connor Williams


Gabriel Winant


Anders Winroth
Forst Family Professor of History
Phone: 203-432-7657

Medieval history; Scandinavia; Church history; Intellectual history; Legal history

Jay Winter
Charles J. Stille Professor of History Emeritus

Europe: 20th century British & European history; War & society; History & memory

John Witt
Allen H. Duffy Class of 1960 Professor, Law School; Professor of History
Phone: 203-432-4944

American legal history

Keith Wrightson
Randolph W. Townsend Jr. Professor of History
Phone: 203-432-7248

British history 1500-1750, especially social & cultural issues; History of the family; Local community studies; Class & social structure

Jonathan Wyrtzen
Associate Professor Sociology & History
Phone: 203-432-5172

Modern North Africa, Middle East, empire, colonialism, nationalism, ethnicity, state-formation

Katherine Younger

East Europe & Russia

Lindsay Zafir


Faizah Zakaria

Southeast Asia

Ben Zdencanovic


Huasha Zhang


Waleed Ziad

Middle East