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Alumni

Since its inception in 2006, nearly 150 scholars have joined the Institute as fellows and affiliates. Below is a list of all alumni, including known current affiliations. Contact eisenberginstitute@umich.edu to share alumni news, publications, affiliations, and other accomplishments. These updates will be featured online and in the Institute's e-newsletter.

Alumni (Last Name A-D)

Name

Eisenberg Institute Affiliation(s)

Current Position

Allison Abra

Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2008-09), Postdoctoral Fellow (2009-10)

Assistant Professor, History, The University of Southern Mississippi

Danna Agmon

Eisenberg Graduate Student Research Fellow (2009-10)

Assistant Professor, History, ASPECT, Virginia Tech

Ismail Alatas

Graduate Student Research Fellow (2014-15)

Ph.D. Candidate, Anthropology and History, University of Michigan

Paulina Alberto

Faculty Fellow (2006-07), Faculty Fellow (2010-11)

Associate Professor, History, Romance Languages and Literatures, University of Michigan

Freia Anders

Residency Research Fellow (2006-07)

Faculty of History, Philosophy, Theology, History, University of Bielefeld

Susann Baller

Visiting Scholar (2014-15)

Lecturer, African History, University of Basel

Pamela Ballinger

Faculty Fellow (2012-13)

Professor, History, University of Michigan

Anne Berg

Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2007-08), Postdoctoral Fellow (2011-12), Faculty Fellow (2013-14)

Lecturer and Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies, History, University of Michigan

Stephen A. Berrey

Faculty Fellow (2010-11)

Assistant Professor, History, American Culture, University of Michigan

Ethan  Blue

Residency Research Fellow (2011-12)

Associate Professor, History, The University of Western Austrailia

TJ Boisseau

Residency Research Fellow (2006-07)

Director, Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Purdue University

Jean Boutier

Visiting Scholar (2014-15)

Directeur d'Etudes à l'Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales

Cynthia Bouton

Residency Research Fellow (2009-10)

Professor, History, Texas A&M University

Jonathan Brack

Graduate Student Research Fellow (2014-15)

Ph.D. Candidate, History, University of Michigan

Denver Brunsman

Residency Research Fellow (2009-10)

Assistant Professor, History, The George Washington University

Ananda Burra

Graduate Student Liaison (2011-12), Eisenberg Graduate Student Research Fellow (2012-13)

Ph.D. Candidate, History and Law, University of Michigan

Guillermo Bustos

Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2008-09)

Assistant Professor, History, Universidad Andina Simon Bolivar

Tamar Carroll

Postdoctoral Fellow (2007-08)

Assistant Professor, History, Rochester Institute of Technology

John Carson

Faculty Fellow (2012-13)

Associate Professor, History, University of Michigan

Par Cassel

Faculty Fellow (2007-08)

Associate Professor, History, University of Michigan

Victoria Castillo

Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2007-08)

Visiting Assistant Professor, Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies, The College of William and Mary

Rita Chin

Faculty Fellow (2013-14)

Associate Professor, History, University of Michigan

Joshua Cole

Faculty Fellow (2007-08)

Associate Professor, History, University of Michigan

Jay Cook

Faculty Fellow (2009-10)

Professor, History, American Culture, University of Michigan

Fernando Coronil

Faculty Fellow (2007-08)

Dr. Coronil passed away in 2011. 

Robyn d’Avignon

Eisenberg Graduate Student Research Fellow (2011-12)

Ph.D Candidate, Anthropology and History, University of Michigan

Alexander F. Day

Residency Research Fellow (2010-11)

Assistant Professor, History, Occidental College

Jesus de Felipe-Redondo

Visiting Scholar (2013-14)

Profesor Ayudante Doctor, Departamento de Historia Contemporánea, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

Scott De Orio

Graduate Student Research Fellow (2015-16)

Ph.D. Candidate, History & Women’s Studies, University of Michigan

Christian de Pee

Faculty Fellow (2012-13)

Associate Professor, History, University of Michigan

Isabelle de Rezende

Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2006-07)

Assistant Professor, History, Central Washington University

Dennis Dworkin

Residency Research Fellow (2007-08), Affiliated Scholar (2015-16)

Professor, History, University of Nevada, Reno

Alumni (Last Name E-H)

Name

Eisenberg Institute Affiliation(s)

Current Position

John Ellis

Residency Research Fellow (2008-09)

Associate Professor, History, University of Michigan-Flint

Maria Paz  G. Esguerra

Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2010-11)

Visiting Assistant Professor, Comparative American Studies, Oberlin College

Christine Evans

Residency Research Fellow (2010-11)

Assistant Professor, History, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Jonathan Farr

Graduate Student Research Fellow (2013-14)

Ph.D. Candidate, History, University of Michigan

Laura Ferguson

Postdoctoral Fellow (2012-13)

Visiting Assistant Professor, History, Whitman College

Ellen Filor

Visiting Scholar (2015-16)

Fulbright Scholar

Brady G’sell

Eisenberg Graduate Student Research Fellow (2011-12)

Ph.D. Candidate, Anthropology and History, University of Michigan

Dario Gaggio

Faculty Fellow (2006-07)

Associate Professor, History, University of Michigan

Liette Gidlow

Affiliated Scholar (2015-16)

Associate Professor, History, Wayne State University

Brendan Goff

Postdoctoral Fellow (2008-09)

Visiting Assistant Professor, History, New College of Florida

Krista Goff

Eisenberg Graduate Student Research Fellow (2011-12)

Ph.D. Candidate, History, University of Michigan

Dena Goodman

Faculty Fellow (2014-15)

Professor, History, Women's Studies, University of Michigan

Ben Graham

Eisenberg Graduate Student Research Fellow (2012-13)

Ph.D. Candidate, History, University of Michigan

Emanuela Grama

Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2008-09)

Assistant Professor, History, Carnegie Mellon University

Raymond Grew

Faculty Fellow (2006-07)

Professor Emeritus, History, University of Michigan; President, The Toynbee Prize Foundation

Jonathan Hagood

Residency Research Fellow (2011-12)

Assistant Professor, History, Hope College

Edin Hajdarpasic

Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2007-08)

Assistant Professor, History, Loyola University Chicago

Sarah Hamilton

Postdoctoral Fellow (2013-14)

Postdoctoral Fellow, History, University of Michigan

Jennifer Hart

Residency Research Fellow (2012-13)

Assistant Professor, History, Wayne State University

Zehra Hashmi

Graduate Student Liaison (2015-16)

Ph.D. Candidate, History & Anthropology, University of Michigan

Clement Hawes

Faculty Fellow (2011-12)

Professor, History, English, University of Michigan

Gabrielle Hecht

Faculty Fellow (2008-09)

Professor, History, University of Michigan

Amanda Hendrix-Komoto

Graduate Student Research Fellow (2014-15)

Ph.D. Candidate, History, University of Michigan

Andrew Highsmith

Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2006-07)

Assistant Professor, College of Public Policy, The University of Texas at San Antonio

Joseph Ho

Graduate Student Liaison (2012-13), Graduate Student Research Fellow (2014-15)

Ph.D. Candidate, History, University of Michigan

Joshua Hubbard

Graduate Student Liaison (2013-14), Graduate Student Research Fellow (2015-16)

Ph.D. Student, History and Women's Studies, University of Michigan

Brandi Hughes

Faculty Fellow (2012-13)

Assistant Professor, History, American Culture, University of Michigan

Nancy Hunt

Faculty Fellow (2008-09)

Professor, History, Afroamerican and African Studies, University of Michigan

Sophie Hunt

Graduate Student Research Fellow (2013-14)

Ph.D. Candidate, History, University of Michigan

Alumni (Last Name I-L)

Name

Eisenberg Institute Affiliation(s)

Current Position

Adam Fulton Johnson

Graduate Student Liaison (2014-15)

Ph.D. Student, History, University of Michigan

Kevin Jones

Eisenberg Graduate Student Research Fellow (2011-12)

Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Middle East Studies, George Washington University; Assistant Professor, History, University of Georgia (2014)

Martha Jones

Faculty Fellow (2009-10)

Associate Professor, History, Afroamerican and African Studies, University of Michigan

Sara Katz

Graduate Student Research Fellow (2013-14)

Ph.D. Student, History, University of Michigan

Monica Kim

Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2010-11)

Assistant Professor, History, University of Albany, State University of New York

Val Kivelson

Faculty Fellow (2007-08)

Professor, History, University of Michigan

Nora Krinitsky

Graduate Student Research Fellow (2015-16)

Ph.D. Candidate, History, University of Michigan

Fabio Lanza

Affiliated Scholar (2013-14)

Associate Professor, History, East Asian Studies, University of Arizona

Janine Lanza

Residency Research Fellow (2007-08)

Associate Professor, History, Wayne State University

Peter Lawless

Graduate Student Research Assistant (2007-08)

 

Jeremy Ledger

Graduate Student Research Fellow (2013-14)

Ph.D. Candidate, History, University of Michigan

Charlene Boyer Lewis

Residency Research Fellow (2010-11)

Professor, History & Women, Gender, and Sexuality, Kalamazoo College

Peter Linebaugh

Residency Research Fellow (2008-09), Visiting Scholar (2014-15)

Professor, History, University of Toledo

Susanna Linsley

Postdoctoral Fellow (2012-13)

Visiting Scholar, History, Texas A&M University

Alumni (Last Name M-P)

Name

Eisenberg Institute Affiliation(s)

Current Position

Anna MacCourt

Eisenberg Graduate Student Research Fellow (2012-13)

Ph.D. Candidate, Anthropology and History, University of Michigan

Beatriz Mamigonian

Affiliated Scholar (2014-15)

Professor, History, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina

Elspeth Martini

Eisenberg Graduate Student Research Fellow (2012-13)

Ph.D. Candidate, History, University of Michigan

Jonathan Marwil

Faculty Fellow (2007-08)

Lecturer, History, University of Michigan

Sarah Mass

Graduate Student Research Fellow (2015-16)

Ph.D. Candidate, History, University of Michigan

Tomoko Masuzawa

Faculty Fellow (2006-07)

Professor, History, Comparative Literature, University of Michigan

Clapperton Chakanetsa Mavhunga

Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2006-07)

Associate Professor, Science, Technology, and Society, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Michelle McClellan

Faculty Fellow (2009-10)

Assistant Professor, History, University of Michigan

Austin McCoy

Graduate Student Research Fellow (2014-15)

Ph.D. Candidate, History, University of Michigan

John McCurdy

Residency Research Fellow (2012-13)

Associate Professor, History & Philosophy, Eastern Michigan University

Jonathan McLaughlin

Postdoctoral Fellow (2015-16)

Postdoctoral Fellow, History, University of Michigan

Purvi Mehta

Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2009-10)

Ph.D Candidate, Anthropology and History, University of Michigan

Drew Meyers

Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2008-09)

Ph.D. Candidate, History, University of Michigan

Todd Meyers

Residency Research Fellow (2012-13)

Assistant Professor, Anthropology and History, Wayne State University

Tiya Miles

Faculty Fellow (2010-11)

Professor, History, Afroamerican and African Studies, Women's Studies, American Culture, University of Michigan

Karen Miller  

Residency Research Fellow (2010-11)

Assistant Professor, Urban Studies, LaGuardia Community College

Farina Mir

Faculty Fellow (2008-09)

Associate Professor, History, University of Michigan

Alexander Mirkovic

Affiliated Scholar (2013-14)

Assistant Professor, History, Northern Michigan University

Katya Mishuris

Graduate Student Research Fellow (2014-15)

Ph.D. Candidate, History, University of Michigan

Leslie Page Moch

Residency Research Fellow (2010-11)

Professor, History, Michigan State University

Pedro Monaville

Postdoctoral Fellow (2014-15)

Postdoctoral Fellow, History, University of Michigan

Deborah Dash Moore

Faculty Fellow (2014-15)

Professor, History, Judaic Studies, University of Michigan

Josh Mound

Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2010-11)

Ph.D. Candidate, History, Sociology, University of Michigan

Ian Moyer

Faculty Fellow (2009-10)

Associate Professor, History, University of Michigan

Rudolf Mrazek

Faculty Fellow (2006-07), Faculty Fellow (2013-14)

Professor, History, University of Michigan

Janam Mukherjee

Eisenberg Graduate Student Research Fellow (2009-10)

Assistant Professor, History, Ryerson University

Edward Murphy

Postdoctoral Fellow (2006-07)

Assistant Professor, History and Global Urban Studies Program, Michigan State University

Robert Nelson

Residency Research Fellow (2007-08), Affiliated Scholar (2015-16)

Associate Professor, History, University of Windsor

Graham Nessler

Postdoctoral Fellow (2011-12)

Assistant Professor, History, Texas A&M University-Commerce

Joan Neuberger

Affiliated Scholar (2014-15)

Professor, History, University of Texas at Austin

Tracy Neumann

Residency Research Fellow (2012-13)

Assistant Professor, History, Wayne State University

Rachel Nies

Faculty Fellow (2011-12)

Associate Professor, History, Law, Judaic Studies, University of Michigan

Doug Northrop

Faculty Fellow (2008-09)

Associate Professor, History, University of Michigan

Davide Orsini

Eisenberg Graduate Student Research Fellow (2010-11), Graduate Student Liaison (2010-11)

Ph.D. Candidate, Anthropology and History, University of Michigan

Emma Park

Eisenberg Graduate Student Research Fellow (2012-13)

Ph.D. Student, History, University of Michigan

Edgardo Perez-Morales

Eisenberg Graduate Student Research Fellow (2012-13)

Assistant Professor/Faculty Fellow, Latin American and Caribbean Studies, New York University

Roberta Pergher

Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2006-07), Postdoctoral Fellow (2007-08)

Assistant Professor, History, Indiana University Bloomington

Martin Pernick

Faculty Fellow (2013-14)

Professor, History, University of Michigan

Aleksandra "Sasha" Pfau

Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2007-08)

Assistant Professor, History, Hendrix College

Christopher Phelps

Residency Research Fellow (2009-10)

Associate Professor, American and Canadian Studies, The University of Nottingham

Leslie Pincus

Faculty Fellow (2008-09)

Associate Professor, History, University of Michigan

Andrés Pletch

Graduate Student Research Fellow (2015-16)

Ph.D Candidate, History, University of Michigan

Brian Porter-Szucs

Faculty Fellow (2009-10)

Professor, History, University of Michigan

Kimberly Powers

Graduate Student Liaison (2009-10), Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2010-11)

Ph.D Candidate, Anthropology and History, University of Michigan

Alumni (Last Name Q-Z)

Name

Eisenberg Institute Affiliation(s)

Current Position

Sumathi Ramaswamy

Faculty Fellow (2006-07)

Professor, History, Duke University

Kristofer Ray

Affiliated Scholar (2013-14)

Associate Professor, History, Austin Peay State University

John Recchiuti

Affiliated Scholar (2013-14)

Professor, History, University of Mount Union

William Redfern

Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2009-10), Postdoctoral Fellow (2010-11)

Assistant Professor, History & American Studies, University of Mary Washington

Aaron Retish

Residency Research Fellow (2007-08)

Associate Professor, History, Wayne State University

Hannah Rosen

Faculty Fellow (2008-09)

Assistant Professor, History and American Studies, The College of William and Mary

Anthony Ross

Eisenberg Graduate Student Research Fellow (2011-12)

Ph.D. Candidate, History, University of Michigan

Marcy Sacks

Residency Research Fellow (2006-07)

Professor and Chair, History, Albion College

Annemarie Sammartino

Residency Research Fellow (2011-12)

Associate Professor, History, Oberlin College

Amy Schneidhorst

Affiliated Scholar (2015-16)

Visiting Assistant Professor, History, University of Illinois at Chicago

Perrin Selcer

Faculty Fellow (2015-16)

Assistant Professor, History, University of Michigan

Nafisa Essop Sheik

Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2009-10)

Lecturer, Historical Studies, University of Johannesburg

Lewis Siegelbaum

Residency Research Fellow (2009-10)

Professor, History, Michigan State University

Elizabeth Smith-Pryor

Residency Research Fellow (2010-11)

Associate Professor, History, Kent State University

Deb Solomon

Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2008-09)

Assistant Professor, History and Political Science, Otterbein University

Margaret R. Somers

Faculty Fellow (2010-11)

Professor, History, Sociology, University of Michigan

Stephen Sparks

Lack Graduate Student Fellow (2009-10)

Lecturer, Historical Studies, University of Johannesburg

Paolo Squatriti

Faculty Fellow (2014-15)

Associate Professor, History, Italian, University of Michigan

Ronit Stahl

Graduate Student Research Fellow (2013-14)

Ph.D. Candidate, History, University of Michigan

Marie Stango

Graduate Student Research Fellow (2014-15)

Ph.D. Candidate, History, University of Michigan

Keely Stauter-Halsted

Residency Research Fellow (2009-10)

Professor, History, University of Illinois at Chicago

Eric Stein

Postdoctoral Fellow (2006-07)

Faculty, History, The Evergreen State College

Ronen Steinberg

Residency Research Fellow (2011-12)

Assistant Professor, History, Michigan State University; Visiting Research Fellow at the Institute for Historical Studies at the University of Texas at Austin (2013-14)

Ronald G. Suny

Faculty Fellow (2015-16)

William H. Sewall, Jr. Distinguished University Professor of History and Professor of Political Science, University of Michigan

Melanie Tanielian

Faculty Fellow (2014-15)

Assistant Professor, History, University of Michigan

Léon Tsambu

Visiting Scholar (2015-16)

Associate Professor, Sociology, University of Kinshasa

Lenny Urena

Graduate Student Research Assistant (2008-09 )

Assistant Director, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, University of Michigan

Joost Van Eynde

Graduate Student Research Fellow (2015-16)

Ph.D. Candidate, History, University of Michigan

Jacques Vest

Graduate Student Research Fellow (2013-14)

Ph.D. Student, History, University of Michigan

Ilya Vinkovetsky

Residency Research Fellow (2006-07)

Associate Professor, History, Simon Fraser University

Maris A. Vinovskis

Faculty Fellow (2007-08)

Professor, History, University of Michigan

Joseph Viscomi

Graduate Student Research Fellow (2013-14)

Ph.D. Candidate, Anthropology and History, University of Michigan

Penny Von Eschen

Faculty Fellow (2009-10)

Professor, History, American Culture, University of Michigan

Stephen Ward

Faculty Fellow (2009-10)

Associate Professor, Afroamerican and African Studies, Residential College, University of Michigan

Kidada Williams

Residency Research Fellow (2008-09)

Associate Professor, History, Wayne State University

Michael Witgen

Faculty Fellow (2010-11)

Associate Professor, History, American Culture, University of Michigan

Matthew Woodbury

Graduate Student Research Fellow (2014-15)

Ph.D. Candidate, History, University of Michigan

Colleen Woods

Eisenberg Graduate Student Research Fellow (2010-11)

Assistant Professor, History, University of Maryland

Ellen Wurtzel

Residency Research Fellow (2012-13)

Assistant Professor, History, Oberlin College

Ernest Young

Faculty Fellow (2007-08)

Professor Emeritus, History, University of Michigan