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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Distinguished Professor Nancy K. Miller (GC, Comparative Literature, English, French) has won the 2012 Jewish Journal Book Prize for What They Saved: Pieces of a Jewish Past (University of Nebraska... 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
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
Karen Strassler (Asst. Prof., Queens, Anthropology) has been awarded this year’s Gregory Bateson Prize by the Society for Cultural Anthropology for her book Refracted Visions: Popular... Read more
Seminar series will address the recognition of cultural differences in democratic societies Read more
Mimi Abramovitz (Prof., Hunter, Social Welfare, Women’s Studies CP) delivered the keynote address at the 27th Annual Social Work Month Awards Celebration of the Social Service... Read more
Nancy Foner (Dist. Prof., Hunter, Sociology) was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAAS), which counts among its members some of the world’s most accomplished leaders from... Read more
Barry J. Zimmerman (Dist. Prof. Emer., GC, Educational Psychology), who joined the doctoral faculty in 1974, received the 2011 E. L. Thorndike Award for Career Achievement in Educational Psychology... Read more
Jean Anyon (Prof., GC, Urban Education) was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Educational Research Association in May 2010. (posted 2-2011)
Stephen... Read more
November 2010 posting
Mimi Abramovitz (Prof., Hunter, Social Welfare) was honored as a cofounder of the Welfare Rights Initiative at Hunter College at its 15th anniversary celebration, on May ... Read more