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.
Through its extensive public programming, the Graduate Center contributes to the intellectual and cultural vitality of New York City.
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Professor María Elena Torre, the Director of the Public Science Project at the Graduate Center, has received the 2013 Michele Alexander Early Career Award, an extremely competitive and prestigious award given by The Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (SPSSI). Read more
A History and Sociology of Willowbrook State School
(American Association on Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities, 2013)
In an initiative to promote innovation in doctoral education, the Graduate Center, City University of New York, will award up to eight new Humanities Fellowships to students entering in Fall 2014. Read more
La carreta: Edición anotada de René Marqués
(Editorial Plaza Mayor, 2013)
The New York Nobody Knows: Walking 6,000 Miles in the City
(Princeton University Press, 2013)
International Organization and Global Governance
(Routledge, 2013) Read more
Running Silver: Restoring Atlantic Rivers and Their Great Fish Migrations
(Lyons Press, 2013) Read more
John Torpey, executive officer of sociology and professor of sociology and history, has been appointed as the new director of the Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies (RBIIS) as Thomas G. Weiss, presidential professor of political science, steps down from the position. Read more
Applied Psychology published a study from Karen Lyness, professor of psychology, on the important implications of work-life balance on well-being and work-related outcomes based on data from 36 countries. Read more
William Bialek, visiting presidential professor of physics and founder and director of the Initiative for the Theoretical Sciences, has been awarded the Swartz Prize for Theoretical and Computational Neuroscience from the Society for Neuroscience. Read more