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Robert H. Abzug

Professor; Director, Schusterman Center for Jewish Studies; Audre & Bernard Rapoport Regents Chair of Jewish Studies  |  512-475-7240  |  GAR 3.310


Ph.D., History, 1977, University of California, Berkeley
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Kamran Scot Aghaie

Associate Professor; Director, Center for Middle Eastern Studies  |  512-475-6400  |  WMB 6.102


Ph.D., 1999, University of California at Los Angeles
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Douglas G. Biow

Professor, Superior Oil Company-Linward Shivers Cenntenial Professor of Medieval and Renaissance Studies, and Director of the Center for European Studies  |  512-471-7267; 512-232-3470  |  HRH 2.110B

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Benjamin Claude Brower

Associate Professor  |  512-475-6813  |  GAR 3.204


Ph.D., 2005, Cornell University
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Yoav Di-Capua

Associate Professor  |  512-475-7259  |  GAR 0.136


Ph.D., 2004, Princeton University
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Toyin Falola

Professor; Jacob & Frances Sanger Mossiker Chair in the Humanities; University Distinguished Teaching Prof.  |  512-475-7224  |  GAR 2.142


Ph.D., 1981, History, University of Ife
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Alison K. Frazier

Associate Professor  |  512-475-6375  |  GAR 2.109


Ph.D., 1997, Columbia University
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Sumit Guha

Professor; Frances Higginbotham Nalle Centennial Professorship in History  |  512-475-7236  |  GAR 2.140


Ph.D., History, 1981, University of Cambridge
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Van A. Herd

Lecturer  |  512-692-9310


  Neurophysiology, Baroque Science, and Jacob Boehme

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Brian P. Levack

Professor; John E. Green Regents Professor in History; Distinguished Teaching Professor  |  512-475-7204  |  GAR 3.502


Ph.D., 1970, Yale University
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Huaiyin Li

Professor  |  512-475-7910  |  GAR 3.202


Ph.D., 2000, University of California, Los Angeles


  Modern Chinese history; Contemporary Chinese economy, society, and politics; imperial China; gender and family; agrarian studies; Chinese culture and religions; and comparative studies of development and globalization.

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Al P. Martinich

Professor; Roy Allison Vaughan Centennial Professorship in Philosophy  |  512-484-8186  |  WAG 416A


PhD, University of California at San Diego
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Alberto A. Martínez

Associate Professor  |  512-475-9426  |  GAR 0.138


Ph.D., 2001, University of Minnesota
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Tracie M. Matysik

Associate Professor  |  512-475-7251  |  GAR 3.402


Ph.D., 2001, Cornell University
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Joan Neuberger

Professor  |  512-475-7219  |  GAR 2.102


Ph.D., 1985, Stanford University

Abena Dove Osseo-Asare

Assistant Professor  |  GAR 0.112


Ph.D. History of Science, Harvard University


  history and sociology of science, technology, and medicine, global health, Africa: Ghana, Madagascar, South Africa, nuclear energy, medical isotopes, biotechnology, plants and society, drugs, pharmaceuticals

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Richard H. Pells

Professor Emeritus


Ph.D., 1969, Harvard University
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Megan Raby

Assistant Professor  |  512-475-7925  |  GAR 0.114


Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison


  History of Science, Environmental History, US and Caribbean, 19th and 20th c.

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James M. Vaughn

Assistant Professor  |  512-232-8268  |  GAR 3.218


Ph.D., 2008, University of Chicago
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