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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Support for the Graduate Center ensures continued excellence in arts and
sciences graduate education, research, and public programming.
From July through December 2013, the Graduate Center received fifty-five grants totaling $3,037,353. The listing below, for twelve grants of $100,000 or more, provides the names of doctoral... Read more
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
The Urban Ethnography Reader
(Oxford University Press, 2014)
The Color Bind: Talking (and Not Talking) About Race at Work
(Russell Sage, 2014)
The following is a list of appointments to the doctoral faculty that were made between August 15, 2013, and February 26, 2014. Given after each name are the faculty member’s home campus and... Read more
The Double Life of Paul de Man
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
New York and Amsterdam: Immigration and the New Urban Landscape
(New York University Press, 2014)
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