Congratulations to Hasia Diner, whose book Julius Rosenwald: Repairing the World won the Axiom Business Books gold medal in the History category.
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 Faculty Spotlight is a chance for us to highlight our faculty and the work they do. Our department is made great by the individuals in our community who actively carry out NYU's values of education, service, and critical thinking. Our faculty exemplify the same thoughtfulness and action they seek to instill in their students every day.
Congratulations to Karl Appuhn, recipient of a 2020 Golden Dozen Teaching Award.
NYU Shanghai Dean of Arts and Sciences and Associate Professor of History Maria Montoya has been named President Elect of the WHA.
Congratulations to Tatiana Linkhoeva, who was awarded Scholar Research Support by the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace.
Congratulations to Susanah Shaw Romney, who was named a Distinguished Fellow for Spring 2020 at CUNY Grad School's Advanced Research Consortium.