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Name Title Specialization Email Phone
John Broich Associate Professor British Empire 216.368.5599
Daniel Cohen Associate Professor Early American History 216.368.4165
Ananya Dasgupta Assistant Professor Modern South Asian history
John Flores Associate Professor Mexican American History; History of Immigration; Labor 216.368.4219
Jay Geller The Samuel Rosenthal Professor of Judaic Studies, Associate Professor Jewish History; History of Modern Europe; German History 216.368.5156
John Grabowski The Krieger-Mueller Joint Professor in History Public History/Museum Studies; Ethnic History and Urban History 216.368.2381
David Hammack The Hiram C. Haydn Professor of History U.S. Social History; Urban History 216.368.2671
Kenneth Ledford Associate Professor and Chair History of Modern Germany; European Legal History 216.368.4144
Miriam Levin Professor Industrial History; History of European and French Technology 216.368.2624
Jonathan Sadowsky The Theodore J. Castele Professor, Professor History of Africa; Comparative History; Medical History 216.368.2622
Renee Sentilles Associate Professor History of American Women; American Studies; Cultural History 216.368.5413
Peter Shulman Associate Professor History of Technology; History of Energy; Environmental History; History of U.S. Foreign Relations 216.368.2261
Ted Steinberg The Adeline Barry Davee Distinguished Professor of History U.S. Environmental; Social History; Legal History 216.368.4137
Gillian Weiss Associate Professor History of Early Modern France; Mediterranean History; Comparative Slaveries 216.368.4107

Emeritus Faculty

Name Title Specialization Email Phone
Alan Rocke Distinguished University Professor and The Henry Eldridge Bourne Professor of History  History of Science 216.368.2614
Molly Berger Associate Dean College of Arts and Science and Instructor of History 216.368.2614

Post-Doc For African American Studies

Name Title Specialization Email Phone
Nora Krinitsky Postdoctoral Fellow in African-American Studies African American History; Urban History; History of Racial Formation; History of the American Carceral State  216.368.5031


Associated Faculty

Name Title Specialization Email Phone
James Edmonson Adjunct Associate Professor and Chief Curator, Dittrick Medical History Center History of Medicine  216.368.6391
Patricia Princehouse Director, Program in Evolutionary Biology, & Outreach Director, Institute for the Science of Origins History & Philosophy of Science; History of Ideas; Cultural Studies; Evolutionary Biology  216.368.4117
Einav Rabinovitch-Fox Visiting Assistant Professor American History; Women’s Gender History
Maddalena Rumor Visiting Assistant Professor Intellectual History of Medicine; Pharmacology in Antiquity
Rachel Sternberg Associate Professor Greek History; Classical Tradition; History of Emotion; Human Rights  216.368.2251
John Vacha Adjunct Assistant Professor /  216.721.5722 x1503


Other Appointments

Name Title Specialization Email Phone
Bernard Jim Full-time Lecturer  216.368.5031
Elizabeth Todd Part-time Lecturer Western Medieval European History; History of Christianity, Byzantine Empire; Polar Regions


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