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 Next Generation: Immigrant Youth in a Comparative Perspective
(NYU Press, 2011) Read more
Michelle Fine (Dist. Prof., GC, Psychology, Urban Education) is the 2011 recipient of the Elizabeth Hurlock Beckman Award, which recognizes educators in the preferred fields of psychology, medicine,... Read more
President Bill Kelly
I've received a message from the Officers of the Doctoral Students' Council regarding security practices at the Graduate Center. I was pleased to have their thoughtful inquiry. The... Read more
The CUNY-NY State Initiative on Emergent Bilinguals (NYSIEB), a new project of the Research Institute for the Study of Language in Urban Society (RISLUS) and the Ph.D. Program in Urban Education, has... Read more
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded an Emeritus Fellowship to Raymond Erickson (Prof. Emer., Queens, Music) for his proposal “Tolerance, Jews, and the Early Enlightenment in Saxony: The... Read more
The GC’s Ph.D. Program in Philosophy has been recognized as one of the top five programs for the study of cognitive science by Brian Leiter’s highly regarded Philosophical Gourmet Report:... Read more
Philosophical Troubles: Collected Papers, Volume 1
(Oxford University Press, 2011) Read more
Alva Noë (Dist. Prof., GC, Philosophy) published “Art and the Limits of Neuroscience” in Opinionator, a New York Times exclusive online commentary, on Sunday, December 4. Read more
Setha Low (Prof., GC, Anthropology) will direct a “Working Group on Public Space and Diversity” with Darshan Vigneswaran (Research Fellow, Max Planck Institute), for which the Max Planck... Read more