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Professor of History

Social History of Early Medieval Europe; Conflict Resolution; Social and Institutional Memory

Doris and Henry Dreyfuss Professor of History

History of Physics; Philosophy of Physical Sciences; History of Understanding of Pre-Classical Antiquity

Professor of Philosophy

Philosophy of Biology; Evolution of Cognition; Philosophy of Psychology and Linguistics; Cognitive Science

Professor of Social Science History

Pre-revolutionary Russia and Eastern Europe; Demographic History; Institutions and Economic Growth; History of Ideas about Peasant Societies

Assistant Professor of History

Legal History; Economic History; Late Imperial Institutional History; History of the Transition from the Late Imperial to the Modern Chinese State

Professor of Philosophy

Causal and Statistical Inference; Human Learning; Hans Reichenbach's Frequentist Interpretation of Probability

Professor of History

Early Modern History; History of Science

Professor of English; Dean of Undergraduate Students

Romanticism; Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century British Literature; Radical Culture and the Politics of Literature

Professor of English

Nineteenth-Century British Literature; Nineteenth-Century European Literature; Art History

 

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Professor of English

European Renaissance and Enlightenment; humanism; literary criticism

J. O. and Juliette Koepfli Professor of Philosophy

Philosophy of Science; Formal Epistemology; Metaphysics

Rea A. and Lela G. Axline Professor of Business Economics and History

Economic History of Europe and the World; Economic Development; Institutional Change

Professor of Comparative Literature
Jocelyn Holland
Assistant Professor of English

Comparative Literature and Literary Theory; Eighteenth-Century Literature; Early American History and Literature; Nineteenth-Century Literature and Autobiography; Benjamin Franklin; History of Material Texts

Assistant Professor of English

Late Medieval Literature; Law; Poetics; Multilingualism; Manuscript Study; Gender; Histories of Medievalist Scholarship and the Reception of the Middle Ages

Professor of English; Executive Officer for the Humanities

Twentieth-Century American Literature and Film

Professor of History

Modern History of the Physical Sciences; European Intellectual History

William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor of History and Social Science

Racial Discrimination in Schools; Politics; Distribution of Public Goods

Professor of English

Renaissance Literature; History of Psychoanalysis

Professor of Philosophy

Neural Basis of Moral Judgment and Behavior; Neuroeconomics; Neuroscience of Happiness; Art and Brain

Eli and Edythe Broad Professor of English; Vice Provost; Chief Diversity Officer

Nineteenth-century American Literature and Culture; the Antebellum Period; the Fiction of Herman Melville, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Edgar Allan Poe, and Bestselling Women Writers of the Time

Professor of History

Early Modern Atlantic History and Literature; History of Exploration, Empire, and Globalization; Spanish Golden Age and Colonial Literatures