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We've received some exciting news about recent graduates of the PhD Program in History:
Jessica Hammerman (2013) is now Tenure-track Assistant Professor of World History and European History at Central Oregon Community College.
Sara Pursley (2012) the first student in the Middle East major in the Ph.D. Program in History, has accepted a two-year postdoctoral fellowship at the Princeton Society of Fellows, starting in fall 2014, and a tenure-track position in the Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies department at New York University to begin in fall 2016.
Ran Zwiegenberg (2013) was courted by both Penn State and Florida International University--he has decided to accept the tenure-track position at Penn State, which is also allowing him to take a one year fellowship at Princeton University.
Miriam Intrator (2013) is now special collections librarian at Ohio University in Athens.
Paul Polgar (2013) won a postdoc at the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture in Williamsburg. 
Stanley Mirivs (2013) is now a post-doctoral fellow  at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
David J. Gary (2013) is the Kaplanoff Librarian for American History at Yale University.

Students of the Program  have a long track record of  successfulyl obtaining employment following their studies here. Following is a list of alumni placement within the last several years:

Recent (2005-2012) graduates of the History Program have found tenure-track jobs at the following institutions:

  • Bergen Community College
  • Borough of Manhattan Community College (CUNY) (two positions)
  • California State University—California Maritime Academy
  • Center for Worker Education (CUNY—CCNY)
  • College of Mount Saint Vincent
  • College of Old Westbury (SUNY)
  • Culinary Institute of America
  • Emmanuel College (Georgia)
  • Georgia College and State University
  • Hostos Community College (CUNY)
  • Lehman College (CUNY)
  • Oswego (SUNY)
  • Purchase College (SUNY)
  • Queens College (CUNY)
  • Queen's University (Kingston, Canada)
  • Rutgers
  • San Diego State University
  • Southern Illinois University—Carbondale
  • St. John's College
  • Suffolk Community College (SUNY)
  • University of West Georgia