University of Wisconsin–Madison

Faculty by Area of Specialty

African and African Diaspora

Florence Bernault

Professor of History

Ashley Brown

Assistant Professor of History and Afro-American Studies

Emily Callaci

Assistant Professor of History

Pablo F. Gómez

Assistant Professor

Neil Kodesh

Associate Professor of History

Gregg Mitman

Vilas Research and William Coleman Professor of History of Science, Medical History, and Environmental Studies

James Sweet

Professor of History

Asia East

Shelly Chan

Associate Professor of History

Joe Dennis

Associate Professor of History

Charles Kim

Korea Foundation Associate Professor of Korean Studies

Judd Kinzley

Assistant Professor of History

Viren Murthy

Associate Professor of History

Sarah Thal

Professor of History

Louise Young

Professor of History

Asia South

Mitra Sharafi

Associate Professor of Law

André Wink

Professor of History; Senior Fellow at the Institute for Research in the Humanities, Madison

Asia South East

Anne Hansen

Professor of History; Director of Undergraduate Studies

Alfred W. McCoy

Harrington Professor of History

Borderlands

Laird Boswell

Professor of History; Department Chair

Kathryn Ciancia

Assistant Professor of History

A. Finn Enke

Professor of History and Gender and Women’s Studies

John W. Hall

Ambrose-Hesseltine Associate Professor of U.S. Military History

Francine Hirsch

Professor of History

Susan Lee Johnson

Professor of History

Judd Kinzley

Assistant Professor of History

Rudy J. Koshar

George L. Mosse/Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation Professor of History, German, and Religious Studies

Elizabeth Lapina

Assistant Professor of History

Viren Murthy

Associate Professor of History

Lee Palmer Wandel

WARF Michael Baxandall and Linda and Stanley Sher Professor of History

André Wink

Professor of History; Senior Fellow at the Institute for Research in the Humanities, Madison

Cultural History

Florence Bernault

Professor of History

Amos Bitzan

Frances and Laurence Weinstein Assistant Professor of History

Ashley Brown

Assistant Professor of History and Afro-American Studies

Emily Callaci

Assistant Professor of History

Giuliana Chamedes

Assistant Professor of History

Shelly Chan

Associate Professor of History

Cindy I-Fen Cheng

Associate Professor of History

Suzanne Desan

Vilas-Shinners Professor of History

A. Finn Enke

Professor of History and Gender and Women’s Studies

Nan Enstad

Professor of History

Pablo F. Gómez

Assistant Professor

Anne Hansen

Professor of History; Director of Undergraduate Studies

April Haynes

Assistant Professor of History

Elizabeth Hennessy

Assistant Professor of History and Environmental Studies

Marie Hicks

Assistant Professor of History

Pernille Ipsen

Associate Professor

Richard C. Keller

Professor of the History of Medicine

Charles Kim

Korea Foundation Associate Professor of Korean Studies

Rudy J. Koshar

George L. Mosse/Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation Professor of History, German, and Religious Studies

Elizabeth Lapina

Assistant Professor of History

Susan E. Lederer

Robert Turell Professor of Medical History and Bioethics

Gregg Mitman

Vilas Research and William Coleman Professor of History of Science, Medical History, and Environmental Studies

Lynn K. Nyhart

Vilas-Bablitch-Kelch Distinguished Achievement Professor

Jennifer Ratner-Rosenhagen

Merle Curti Associate Professor of History

Mary Lou Roberts

WARF Distinguished Lucie Aubrac Professor and Plaenert Bascom Professor of History

Sarah Thal

Professor of History

Lee Palmer Wandel

WARF Michael Baxandall and Linda and Stanley Sher Professor of History

Louise Young

Professor of History

Diasporas

Amos Bitzan

Frances and Laurence Weinstein Assistant Professor of History

Shelly Chan

Associate Professor of History

Kathryn Ciancia

Assistant Professor of History

Pablo F. Gómez

Assistant Professor

Pernille Ipsen

Associate Professor

Tony Michels

George L. Mosse Professor of American Jewish History

Brenda Gayle Plummer

Professor of History

James Sweet

Professor of History

Lee Palmer Wandel

WARF Michael Baxandall and Linda and Stanley Sher Professor of History

Gloria Whiting

Assistant Professor of History

André Wink

Professor of History; Senior Fellow at the Institute for Research in the Humanities, Madison

Digital

William Cronon

Frederick Jackson Turner and Vilas Research Professor of History, Geography, and Environmental Studies

Colleen Dunlavy

Professor of History; Director of Graduate Studies

Marie Hicks

Assistant Professor of History

Gregg Mitman

Vilas Research and William Coleman Professor of History of Science, Medical History, and Environmental Studies

Lee Palmer Wandel

WARF Michael Baxandall and Linda and Stanley Sher Professor of History

Education

Amos Bitzan

Frances and Laurence Weinstein Assistant Professor of History

Charles Kim

Korea Foundation Associate Professor of Korean Studies

Adam Nelson

Professor of Educational Policy Studies and History

William Reese

Carl F. Kaestle WARF and Vilas Research Professor of Educational Policy Studies and History

Louise Young

Professor of History

Empire and Nation

Florence Bernault

Professor of History

Amos Bitzan

Frances and Laurence Weinstein Assistant Professor of History

Giuliana Chamedes

Assistant Professor of History

Shelly Chan

Associate Professor of History

Cindy I-Fen Cheng

Associate Professor of History

Kathryn Ciancia

Assistant Professor of History

Charles L. Cohen

E. Gordon Fox Professor of American Institutions

Suzanne Desan

Vilas-Shinners Professor of History

A. Finn Enke

Professor of History and Gender and Women’s Studies

John W. Hall

Ambrose-Hesseltine Associate Professor of U.S. Military History

Anne Hansen

Professor of History; Director of Undergraduate Studies

Marie Hicks

Assistant Professor of History

Francine Hirsch

Professor of History

Pernille Ipsen

Associate Professor

Susan Lee Johnson

Professor of History

Charles Kim

Korea Foundation Associate Professor of Korean Studies

Judd Kinzley

Assistant Professor of History

Rudy J. Koshar

George L. Mosse/Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation Professor of History, German, and Religious Studies

Alfred W. McCoy

Harrington Professor of History

David McDonald

Alice D. Mortenson/Petrovich Distinguished Chair in Russian History

Gregg Mitman

Vilas Research and William Coleman Professor of History of Science, Medical History, and Environmental Studies

Viren Murthy

Associate Professor of History

Leonora Neville

John W. and Jeanne M. Rowe Professor of Byzantine History; Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor

Brenda Gayle Plummer

Professor of History

Mary Lou Roberts

WARF Distinguished Lucie Aubrac Professor and Plaenert Bascom Professor of History

Mitra Sharafi

Associate Professor of Law

John Sharpless

Professor of History

James Sweet

Professor of History

Daniel Ussishkin

Associate Professor of History

André Wink

Professor of History; Senior Fellow at the Institute for Research in the Humanities, Madison

Louise Young

Professor of History

Environmental

William Cronon

Frederick Jackson Turner and Vilas Research Professor of History, Geography, and Environmental Studies

Joe Dennis

Associate Professor of History

Elizabeth Hennessy

Assistant Professor of History and Environmental Studies

Judd Kinzley

Assistant Professor of History

Gregg Mitman

Vilas Research and William Coleman Professor of History of Science, Medical History, and Environmental Studies

John Sharpless

Professor of History

Sarah Thal

Professor of History

André Wink

Professor of History; Senior Fellow at the Institute for Research in the Humanities, Madison

Europe Ancient

Marc Kleijwegt

Professor of History

Claire Taylor

John W. and Jeanne M. Rowe Associate Professor of Ancient Greek History

Europe Early Modern

Suzanne Desan

Vilas-Shinners Professor of History

Pernille Ipsen

Associate Professor

Johann Sommerville

Professor of History

Lee Palmer Wandel

WARF Michael Baxandall and Linda and Stanley Sher Professor of History

Europe Late Modern

Amos Bitzan

Frances and Laurence Weinstein Assistant Professor of History

Laird Boswell

Professor of History; Department Chair

Giuliana Chamedes

Assistant Professor of History

Kathryn Ciancia

Assistant Professor of History

Marie Hicks

Assistant Professor of History

Francine Hirsch

Professor of History

Richard C. Keller

Professor of the History of Medicine

Rudy J. Koshar

George L. Mosse/Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation Professor of History, German, and Religious Studies

David McDonald

Alice D. Mortenson/Petrovich Distinguished Chair in Russian History

Lynn K. Nyhart

Vilas-Bablitch-Kelch Distinguished Achievement Professor

Mary Lou Roberts

WARF Distinguished Lucie Aubrac Professor and Plaenert Bascom Professor of History

Daniel Ussishkin

Associate Professor of History

Europe Medieval

Elizabeth Lapina

Assistant Professor of History

Leonora Neville

John W. and Jeanne M. Rowe Professor of Byzantine History; Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor

Karl Shoemaker

Professor of History; Associate Chair

Human Rights

Giuliana Chamedes

Assistant Professor of History

Marie Hicks

Assistant Professor of History

Francine Hirsch

Professor of History

Alfred W. McCoy

Harrington Professor of History

Intellectual History

Florence Bernault

Professor of History

Amos Bitzan

Frances and Laurence Weinstein Assistant Professor of History

Charles L. Cohen

E. Gordon Fox Professor of American Institutions

Joe Dennis

Associate Professor of History

April Haynes

Assistant Professor of History

Patrick Iber

Assistant Professor of History

Charles Kim

Korea Foundation Associate Professor of Korean Studies

Elizabeth Lapina

Assistant Professor of History

David McDonald

Alice D. Mortenson/Petrovich Distinguished Chair in Russian History

Tony Michels

George L. Mosse Professor of American Jewish History

Viren Murthy

Associate Professor of History

Adam Nelson

Professor of Educational Policy Studies and History

Jennifer Ratner-Rosenhagen

Merle Curti Associate Professor of History

Johann Sommerville

Professor of History

James Sweet

Professor of History

Sarah Thal

Professor of History

André Wink

Professor of History; Senior Fellow at the Institute for Research in the Humanities, Madison

Louise Young

Professor of History

Jewish

Amos Bitzan

Frances and Laurence Weinstein Assistant Professor of History

Tony Michels

George L. Mosse Professor of American Jewish History

Labor and Political Economy

Cindy I-Fen Cheng

Associate Professor of History

Colleen Dunlavy

Professor of History; Director of Graduate Studies

Nan Enstad

Professor of History

Elizabeth Hennessy

Assistant Professor of History and Environmental Studies

Marie Hicks

Assistant Professor of History

Judd Kinzley

Assistant Professor of History

Rudy J. Koshar

George L. Mosse/Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation Professor of History, German, and Religious Studies

David McDonald

Alice D. Mortenson/Petrovich Distinguished Chair in Russian History

Tony Michels

George L. Mosse Professor of American Jewish History

Gregg Mitman

Vilas Research and William Coleman Professor of History of Science, Medical History, and Environmental Studies

Claire Taylor

John W. and Jeanne M. Rowe Associate Professor of Ancient Greek History

Louise Young

Professor of History

Latin American and Caribbean

Pablo F. Gómez

Assistant Professor

Elizabeth Hennessy

Assistant Professor of History and Environmental Studies

Patrick Iber

Assistant Professor of History

James Sweet

Professor of History

Legal History

Joe Dennis

Associate Professor of History

Mitra Sharafi

Associate Professor of Law

Karl Shoemaker

Professor of History; Associate Chair

André Wink

Professor of History; Senior Fellow at the Institute for Research in the Humanities, Madison

Middle East

Michael Chamberlain

Professor of History

Leonora Neville

John W. and Jeanne M. Rowe Professor of Byzantine History; Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor

Military, War, and Society

Giuliana Chamedes

Assistant Professor of History

John W. Hall

Ambrose-Hesseltine Associate Professor of U.S. Military History

Marie Hicks

Assistant Professor of History

Stephen Kantrowitz

Professor of History

Elizabeth Lapina

Assistant Professor of History

Alfred W. McCoy

Harrington Professor of History

David McDonald

Alice D. Mortenson/Petrovich Distinguished Chair in Russian History

Leonora Neville

John W. and Jeanne M. Rowe Professor of Byzantine History; Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor

Mary Lou Roberts

WARF Distinguished Lucie Aubrac Professor and Plaenert Bascom Professor of History

John Sharpless

Professor of History

Sarah Thal

Professor of History

Daniel Ussishkin

Associate Professor of History

André Wink

Professor of History; Senior Fellow at the Institute for Research in the Humanities, Madison

Louise Young

Professor of History

Race, Ethnicity, and Indigeneity

Florence Bernault

Professor of History

Amos Bitzan

Frances and Laurence Weinstein Assistant Professor of History

Ashley Brown

Assistant Professor of History and Afro-American Studies

Shelly Chan

Associate Professor of History

Cindy I-Fen Cheng

Associate Professor of History

Charles L. Cohen

E. Gordon Fox Professor of American Institutions

A. Finn Enke

Professor of History and Gender and Women’s Studies

Nan Enstad

Professor of History

Pablo F. Gómez

Assistant Professor

John W. Hall

Ambrose-Hesseltine Associate Professor of U.S. Military History

April Haynes

Assistant Professor of History

Francine Hirsch

Professor of History

Pernille Ipsen

Associate Professor

Susan Lee Johnson

Professor of History

Stephen Kantrowitz

Professor of History

Elizabeth Lapina

Assistant Professor of History

Tony Michels

George L. Mosse Professor of American Jewish History

Brenda Gayle Plummer

Professor of History

John Sharpless

Professor of History

James Sweet

Professor of History

Religion and Ritual

Florence Bernault

Professor of History

Amos Bitzan

Frances and Laurence Weinstein Assistant Professor of History

Michael Chamberlain

Professor of History

Giuliana Chamedes

Assistant Professor of History

Charles L. Cohen

E. Gordon Fox Professor of American Institutions

Pablo F. Gómez

Assistant Professor

Anne Hansen

Professor of History; Director of Undergraduate Studies

Neil Kodesh

Associate Professor of History

Rudy J. Koshar

George L. Mosse/Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation Professor of History, German, and Religious Studies

Elizabeth Lapina

Assistant Professor of History

Tony Michels

George L. Mosse Professor of American Jewish History

Viren Murthy

Associate Professor of History

Leonora Neville

John W. and Jeanne M. Rowe Professor of Byzantine History; Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor

Jennifer Ratner-Rosenhagen

Merle Curti Associate Professor of History

Karl Shoemaker

Professor of History; Associate Chair

James Sweet

Professor of History

Sarah Thal

Professor of History

Lee Palmer Wandel

WARF Michael Baxandall and Linda and Stanley Sher Professor of History

André Wink

Professor of History; Senior Fellow at the Institute for Research in the Humanities, Madison

Science, Medicine, and Technology

Florence Bernault

Professor of History

Colleen Dunlavy

Professor of History; Director of Graduate Studies

Pablo F. Gómez

Assistant Professor

Elizabeth Hennessy

Assistant Professor of History and Environmental Studies

Marie Hicks

Assistant Professor of History

Judith A. Houck

Associate Professor

Catherine M. Jackson

Assistant Professor

Richard C. Keller

Professor of the History of Medicine

Neil Kodesh

Associate Professor of History

Susan E. Lederer

Robert Turell Professor of Medical History and Bioethics

Gregg Mitman

Vilas Research and William Coleman Professor of History of Science, Medical History, and Environmental Studies

Adam Nelson

Professor of Educational Policy Studies and History

Nicole C. Nelson

Assistant Professor

Lynn K. Nyhart

Vilas-Bablitch-Kelch Distinguished Achievement Professor

Slavery and Emancipation

Pablo F. Gómez

Assistant Professor

Susan Lee Johnson

Professor of History

Stephen Kantrowitz

Professor of History

Marc Kleijwegt

Professor of History

James Sweet

Professor of History

Claire Taylor

John W. and Jeanne M. Rowe Associate Professor of Ancient Greek History

Gloria Whiting

Assistant Professor of History

André Wink

Professor of History; Senior Fellow at the Institute for Research in the Humanities, Madison

United States

Ashley Brown

Assistant Professor of History and Afro-American Studies

Cindy I-Fen Cheng

Associate Professor of History

Charles L. Cohen

E. Gordon Fox Professor of American Institutions

William Cronon

Frederick Jackson Turner and Vilas Research Professor of History, Geography, and Environmental Studies

Colleen Dunlavy

Professor of History; Director of Graduate Studies

A. Finn Enke

Professor of History and Gender and Women’s Studies

Nan Enstad

Professor of History

John W. Hall

Ambrose-Hesseltine Associate Professor of U.S. Military History

April Haynes

Assistant Professor of History

Patrick Iber

Assistant Professor of History

Susan Lee Johnson

Professor of History

Stephen Kantrowitz

Professor of History

Susan E. Lederer

Robert Turell Professor of Medical History and Bioethics

Tony Michels

George L. Mosse Professor of American Jewish History

Gregg Mitman

Vilas Research and William Coleman Professor of History of Science, Medical History, and Environmental Studies

Brenda Gayle Plummer

Professor of History

Jennifer Ratner-Rosenhagen

Merle Curti Associate Professor of History

William Reese

Carl F. Kaestle WARF and Vilas Research Professor of Educational Policy Studies and History

John Sharpless

Professor of History

Gloria Whiting

Assistant Professor of History

Urban

Emily Callaci

Assistant Professor of History

Michael Chamberlain

Professor of History

Cindy I-Fen Cheng

Associate Professor of History

Suzanne Desan

Vilas-Shinners Professor of History

Rudy J. Koshar

George L. Mosse/Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation Professor of History, German, and Religious Studies

Adam Nelson

Professor of Educational Policy Studies and History

Brenda Gayle Plummer

Professor of History

William Reese

Carl F. Kaestle WARF and Vilas Research Professor of Educational Policy Studies and History

John Sharpless

Professor of History

André Wink

Professor of History; Senior Fellow at the Institute for Research in the Humanities, Madison

Louise Young

Professor of History

Visual and Material Culture

Florence Bernault

Professor of History

Emily Callaci

Assistant Professor of History

Giuliana Chamedes

Assistant Professor of History

Shelly Chan

Associate Professor of History

Cindy I-Fen Cheng

Associate Professor of History

Joe Dennis

Associate Professor of History

Nan Enstad

Professor of History

Anne Hansen

Professor of History; Director of Undergraduate Studies

Charles Kim

Korea Foundation Associate Professor of Korean Studies

Rudy J. Koshar

George L. Mosse/Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation Professor of History, German, and Religious Studies

Elizabeth Lapina

Assistant Professor of History

Susan E. Lederer

Robert Turell Professor of Medical History and Bioethics

Gregg Mitman

Vilas Research and William Coleman Professor of History of Science, Medical History, and Environmental Studies

Leonora Neville

John W. and Jeanne M. Rowe Professor of Byzantine History; Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor

Lynn K. Nyhart

Vilas-Bablitch-Kelch Distinguished Achievement Professor

Jennifer Ratner-Rosenhagen

Merle Curti Associate Professor of History

Claire Taylor

John W. and Jeanne M. Rowe Associate Professor of Ancient Greek History

Sarah Thal

Professor of History

Lee Palmer Wandel

WARF Michael Baxandall and Linda and Stanley Sher Professor of History

Women, Gender, and Sexuality

Amos Bitzan

Frances and Laurence Weinstein Assistant Professor of History

Ashley Brown

Assistant Professor of History and Afro-American Studies

Emily Callaci

Assistant Professor of History

Shelly Chan

Associate Professor of History

Cindy I-Fen Cheng

Associate Professor of History

Suzanne Desan

Vilas-Shinners Professor of History

A. Finn Enke

Professor of History and Gender and Women’s Studies

Nan Enstad

Professor of History

April Haynes

Assistant Professor of History

Marie Hicks

Assistant Professor of History

Judith A. Houck

Associate Professor

Pernille Ipsen

Associate Professor

Susan Lee Johnson

Professor of History

Stephen Kantrowitz

Professor of History

Leonora Neville

John W. and Jeanne M. Rowe Professor of Byzantine History; Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor

Mary Lou Roberts

WARF Distinguished Lucie Aubrac Professor and Plaenert Bascom Professor of History

James Sweet

Professor of History

Claire Taylor

John W. and Jeanne M. Rowe Associate Professor of Ancient Greek History

Gloria Whiting

Assistant Professor of History