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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Barbara Ann Naddeo (Assoc. Prof., City, History) is the winner of the 2011 Jacques Barzun Prize in Cultural History for Vico and Naples: The Urban Origins of Modern Social Theory, published by... Read more
Doctoral faculty member Jonathan Kalb (Prof., Hunter, Theatre) has been honored with the Theatre Library Association's 2012 George Freedley Memorial Award for his recent book Great Lengths: Seven... Read more
Two members of the GC’s anthropology faculty, Gerald Creed (Prof., Hunter/GC), executive officer of the program, and Katherine Verdery (Julian J. Studley Faculty Scholar and Dist. Prof., GC)... Read more
Jennifer Ball was a contributor to Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition, ed. Helen C. Evans with Brandie Ratliffe (Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2012). She presented at the Colloquium of the... Read more
Doctor of Public Health (DPH) program faculty member Franklin E. Mirer, PhD, CIH (left) receiving the Donald E. Cummings Memorial Award at the American Industrial Hygiene Conference & Exposition (AIHce), June 2012.
Doctor of Public Health (DPH) program faculty member Franklin E. Mirer, Ph.D., CIH (Prof., Hunter, Public Health) is the 2012 recipient of the Donald E. Cummings Award at the annual American... Read more
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Graham George Priest (Dist. Prof., GC, Philosophy), who joined the GC in August 2009, has been awarded a prestigious Humboldt Fellowship from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation in Bonn, Germany.... Read more
William Bialek, founder of ITS @ the Graduate Center and a faculty member in physics, was recently elected to the National Academy of the Sciences. Read more
Robert Bittman (Dist. Prof., Queens, Biochemistry, Chemistry) provided the keynote speech on “Synthetic Sphingolipids as Immunoregulatory Agents” at the 2011 Southeast... Read more
Katherine K. Chen (Asst. Prof., Sociology, City) won the 2011 Best Book Prize from the Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA) for her book Enabling Creative... Read more