Congratulations to Ada Ferrer, recipient of a 2018 Guggenheim Fellowship.
History Undergraduate Program
History is the study of human experience of all kinds, considered in relation to particular times and places.
History Graduate Admissions
The Department of History actively seeks scholars with a wide variety of backgrounds, ideas, and interests to join our student body.
Meet our Faculty
Our faculty study history throughout the world.
Department of History
The Department Spotlight is a chance for the us to highlight our faculty and the work they do. The Department is made great by the individuals who actively carry out NYU's values of education, service, and critical thinking. Outside the department, they also exemplify the kind of thoughtfulness and action they seek to instill in their students on a daily basis.
Congratulations to Martha Hodes, recipient of a 2018 Guggenheim Fellowship.
Congratulations to Monica Kim, the recipient of the 2018 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Faculty Award.
Congratulations to Andrew Sartori, the recipient of the 2019 Golden Dozen Teaching Award.
Congratulations to Hasia Diner, whose book Julius Rosenwald: Repairing the World won the Axiom Business Books gold medal in the History category.
Congratulations to Susanah Shaw Romney, who was named a Distinguished Fellow for Spring 2020 at CUNY Grad School's Advanced Research Consortium.
Congratulations to Tatiana Linkhoeva, who was awarded the Schoff Publication Fund from Columbia University.
Congratulations to Elizabeth Ellis, recipient of a Louisiana Historical Association's 2018 President’s Memorial Award.