The Graduate Center offers more than thirty doctoral programs in the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, including History.
Learn about the Graduate Center's core faculty,
including Distinguished Professor David Joselit (pictured),
on the Faculty Profiles page.
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Reference and Existence: The John Locke Lectures
(Oxford University Press, 2013)
The Board of Trustees of the City University of New York announced on April 23 that William P. Kelly, president of the Graduate Center, will serve as interim chancellor of the University starting... Read more
Paul Griffiths at the Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, 2010. Painting: Howard Hodgkin, Where the Deer and the Antelope Play, courtesy of Gagosian Gallery. Photo: Edmund Blok.
“We Are What We Hear,” a talk by acclaimed music critic Paul Griffiths; a fifteen-minute concert; and a conversation between critic and conductor—these are the aural delights in... Read more
Lead Wars: The Politics of Science and the Fate of America’s Children
(University of California Press, 2013)
In the first quarter of 2013, the Graduate Center received forty-two grants totaling more than $3,525,000. The listing below, for ten grants of $100,000 or more, provides the names of doctoral... Read more
The nation’s first antidrug warrior, a Chilean surrealist painter, former Manhattan district attorney Robert Morgenthau and his famous forebears, and a Congolese man who became a Bronx Zoo... Read more
Associate Provost for Humanities and Social Sciences Louise Lennihan, on April 16, announced that the Graduate Center’s 2013–14 dissertation fellowship competition, which comprised a... Read more
Polishing Your Prose: How to Turn First Drafts into Finished Work
(Columbia University Press, 2013)
Adrienne Klein, director of special projects in the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs and codirector of the Science & the Arts series, has been named chair of the Leonardo Education... Read more
Beth Terranova, a first-year student in the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Program at Hunter College, competed as a 53 kg (116.8 lb) lifter in the National University Weightlifting Championships,... Read more