Congratulations to Recent Alumni and Current Students!


Megan Brown (PhD forthcoming, 2017) has accepted a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Modern European History at Swarthmore College.

Mila Burns (PhD forthcoming, 2017) will begin in Fall 2017 as an Assistant Professor in Latin American and Puerto Rican Studies at Lehman College.

Vanessa Burrows (2015) has begun a position as an Historian at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Jeffrey Diamant (2016) is a Senior Writer/Editor focusing on religion at the Pew Research Center.

John Freeman (2012) is an Assistant Professor of History Indian River State College

Ernest Ialongo (2009) is now an Associate Professor at Hostos Community College. His book, Filippo Tommaso Marinetti: The Artist and his Politics (Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 2015), came out in paperback in November 2016.

Joshua  Kinlaw (2013) has accepted the Assistant Professor History and the Humanities position offered to him by King’s College in lower Manhattan.

Joe Murphy (2016) was selected as the 2017-2018 National Endowment for the Humanities Fellow at the New-York Historical Society.

University of North Carolina Press has informed us that Dangerous Grounds: Antiwar Coffeehouses and Military Dissent in the Vietnam Era, by David Parsons (2013) will be published shortly.

Sara Pursley (2012) has begun her position as Assistant Professor of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies at New York University

Lin-Yi Tseng (2014) is a Postdoctoral Fellow at Academia Sinica in Taipei.

Laura Santangelo (2014) is a faculty member of the Writing Program at Princeton University.

In fall 2017, Chelsea Schields (PhD forthcoming, 2017) will be Assistant Professor of History at Elizabethtown College (currently Visiting Assistant Professor of History, Goucher College)

David Sclar (2015) is Post-Doctoral Research Associate and Lecturer with the Program in Judaic Studies at Princeton University.

The first book by Andrew DJ Shield (2015), Immigrants in the Sexual Revolution: Perceptions and Participation in Northwest Europe, will be published this year as part of Palgrave Macmillan’s Genders and Sexualities in History series.  He is a Research Fellow at Roskilde University in Denmark

Noah Simmons (2012) is a Visiting Instructor at Pratt Institute.

Secil Yilmaz (2016) has accepted a tenure track job at Franklin & Marshall College, starting in Fall 2018. She will continue on next year as a postdoctoral fellow at Cornell University.

Congratulations, everyone!

And here’s a link to our last list of accomplishments – 

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