The Graduate Center offers more than thirty doctoral programs in the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, including History.
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including Distinguished Professor David Joselit (pictured),
on the Faculty Profiles page.
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The White House has named alumnus Christopher Emdin (Urban Education, 2007) a STEM Diversity and Access Champion of Change. The honor recognizes individuals and organizations who are working to... Read more
Robert L. Hatcher (Adj. Prof., Psychology) has received a presidential citation from the American Psychological Association (APA) in honor of “his incredible leadership in competency-based... Read more
Distinguished professors Richard Alba (GC) and Nancy Foner (Hunter) of the Ph.D. Program in Sociology have been appointed to the National Academy of... Read more
Blended Learning: Research Perspectives, vol. 2
Mexican Screen Fiction: Between Cinema and Television
(Polity Press, 2014)
New Labor in New York: Precarious Workers and the Future of the Labor Movement
(Cornell University Press, 2014)
Translanguaging: Language, Bilingualism and Education
(Palgrave Pivot, 2013)
From July through December 2013, the Graduate Center received fifty-five grants totaling $3,037,353. The listing below, for twelve grants of $100,000 or more, provides the names of doctoral... Read more
The Graduate Center has awarded the title of Presidential Professor to sociologist Philip Kasinitz, effective January 27, 2014. Kasinitz, who has a joint appointment with the GC and Hunter, has... Read more
Alumna Julia Rothenberg (Sociology, 2006) published Sociology Looks at the Arts (2014) in Routledge’s Contemporary Sociological Perspectives series. Rothenberg is an assistant professor of... Read more