Institute of Historical Studies
Institute of Historical Studies

Fellows, 2015-16


Visiting Research Fellows

Paul Hirsch
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Texas at Austin (Ph.D. 2013, UC Santa Barbara)
Pulp Empire: Comic Books, Culture, and U.S. Foreign Policy, 1941-1965

Mark Micale
Professor of History, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
The Global Psychiatric State

Bianca Premo
Associate Professor of History, Florida International University
The Enlightenment on Trial

Internal Research Fellows

Judy Coffin
Sex, Love, and Letters: Writing Simone de Beauvoir, 1948-1972

Susan Deans-Smith
Matters of Taste: Cultural Reform in Bourbon Mexico and the Royal Academy of San Carlos (1781-1821)

Yoav Di-Capua
Arab Intellectuals, Jean-Paul Sartre and Decolonization

Mark Metzler
The Great Depression of 1873-1896: A Global History

Megan Raby
American Tropics: The Caribbean Roots of Biodiversity Science

Postdoctoral Fellows

Julia M. Gossard
Reforming Children: The Pedagogy, Commerce, and Politics of Childhood in the Early Modern French World

Peter Hamilton
The Networked Colony: Hong Kong, American Social Capital, and China's Globalization

Isabel Huacuja Alonso
Radio for the Millions: Hindi-Urdu Broadcasting at the Crossroads of Empire

Brian McNeil (@mcneilbriane)
Frontiers of Need: Humanitarianism and the American Involvementin the Nigerian Civil War, 1967-1970

Brian Stauffer
Victory on Earth or in Heaven: Religion, Reform, and Rebellion in Michoacán, Mexico, 1863-1877

Visiting Research Affiliates

Kevin Guyan
Ph.D. Student, University College London
Postwar Planning, Domestic Space and the Production of Masculinities in London, c. 1945-1966

Barry S. Levitt
Associate Professor of Politics and International Relations, Florida International University
‘Confianza’: Political Institutions and Public Trust in Latin America

Isabel Marín
Professor of History, Universidad Michoacana de San Nicolas de Hidalgo
Government and Justice Administration in Michoacán, 1580-1650

Carla Rahn Phillips
Union Pacific Professor Emerita in Comparative Early Modern History, University of Minnesota
The Struggle for the South Atlantic in the Late Sixteenth Century

William D. Phillips, Jr
Professor Emeritus of History, University of Minnesota
European World in the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries

Lydia Pyne
Writer and Historian, Ph.D.
Famous Fossils, Hidden Histories

Joshua L. Roebke
Author and Visiting Scholar
The Invisible World: The culture of particle physics in the 20th century

Woodruff D. Smith
Professor Emeritus of History, University of Massachusetts, Boston
A Study of Respectability as a Global Cultural Pattern


Past Fellows and Affiliates

Downloadable list, 2014-15 (PDF, 41K)
Downloadable list, 2013-14
(PDF, 35K)
Downloadable list, 2012-13 (PDF, 37K)
Downloadable list, 2011-12 (PDF, 41K)
Downloadable list, 2010-11
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Downloadable list, 2009-10
(PDF, 36K)
Downloadable list, 2008-09
(PDF, 40K)