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including Distinguished Professor David Joselit (pictured),
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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
Alumnus Michael Sharpe (Political Science, 2008) published Postcolonial Citizens and Ethnic Migration: The Netherlands and Japan in the Age of Globalization (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014). Sharpe is... Read more
Distinguished Professor André Aciman of the Ph.D. Programs in Comparative Literature and French published a memoir in a recent issue of the New Yorker. Aciman's poignant memoir, “Are You... Read more
Distinguished Professor Michael Grossman of the Ph.D. Program in Economics and coauthors Mehmet Alper Dinçer and Neeraj Kaushal published a National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) working paper,... Read more
Ken Wissoker, editorial director of Duke University Press, will join the Graduate Center in fall 2014 as director of intellectual publics and visiting distinguished lecturer. He will develop and... Read more
Clara Vila-Castelar, a student in the Graduate Center’s Ph.D. Program in Psychology, in the clinical psychology training program at Queens College, was awarded a grant from La Caixa Foundation... Read more
John A. Moyne, 93, professor emeritus of linguistics and computer science at the Graduate Center, died on February 25, 2014. A former chair of the computer science department at Queens College, he... Read more
The Graduate Center, City University of New York, announced today that Nobel laureate Paul Krugman, professor of economics and international affairs at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and... Read more
Alumna Sara Pursley (2012) the first student in the Middle East major in the Ph.D. Program in History, has accepted a two-year postdoctoral fellowship at the Princeton Society of Fellows, starting... Read more
Leading technology scholar Cathy N. Davidson will join the GC’s English Ph.D. program faculty effective July 2014. Davidson is currently the John Hope Franklin Humanities Professor of... Read more