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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Currently, about six hundred doctoral students at the Graduate Center, City University of New York, serve as Graduate Teaching Fellows, while another eleven hundred teach in CUNY’s... Read more
Professor Polly Thistlethwaite’s appointment as Chief Librarian of the Mina Rees Library at the CUNY Graduate Center, effective July 1, 2012, was approved by the CUNY Board of Trustees at its... Read more
A fruitful collaboration between Distinguished Professor Marvin Carlson and visiting Fulbright scholar Dr. Safi Mahmoud Mahfouz promises to yield the first translations into English of three plays by... Read more
Provost Chase Robinson has recently unveiled a range of digital initiatives that have begun to expand and deepen the Graduate Center’s commitment to the use of technology in its research and... Read more
Associate Provost for Humanities and Social Sciences Louise Lennihan announced that the Graduate Center has awarded 2012–13 dissertation fellowships to seventy level-three doctoral... Read more
Eben Kirksey, a Mellon Fellow with the Committee for Interdisciplinary Science Studies and visiting assistant professor at the GC, has published Freedom in Entangled Worlds:... Read more
NYT writer Clyde Haberman highlights the GC’s Center for Urban Research and its voter analysis in his article “A Low Turnout is Expected, Though Voters Aren’t to Blame,” New... Read more
Through the support of President William P. Kelly and the efforts of the Office of Student Affairs and students in the Doctoral Program in Public Health, a dedicated space has been established at 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