• Letter From Chair

    The Department of History at New York University has long been home to some of the most innovative and original scholarship in higher education.

  • 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.

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Department of History

WHERE TO FIND US

53 Washington Square South Floor 4E New York, NY 10012
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53 Washington Square South
Floor 4E
New York, NY 10012

History Spotlight

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.

Ada Ferrer
Ada Ferrer

Congratulations to Ada Ferrer, recipient of a 2018 Guggenheim Fellowship.

Martha Hodes
Martha Hodes

Congratulations to Martha Hodes, recipient of a 2018 Guggenheim Fellowship.

Monica Kim
Monica Kim

Congratulations to Monica Kim, the recipient of the 2018 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Faculty Award.