Welcome to the Department of History

Northeastern University History Department: Institutional Home of the World History Association

In summer 2015, the World History Association moved its institutional headquarters to Northeastern University’s History Department, home to one of the oldest and most successful World History Ph.D. programs in the country. The Department is pleased to enter into this partnership with the premier World History  organization in the world.

History News

Northeastern University professor Jeffrey Burds quoted in article condemning the ‘whitewashing’ of Ukrainian history

Northeastern University professor Jeffrey Burds quoted in article condemning the ‘whitewashing’ of Ukrainian history. Click Here to read the article

Ph.D. Candidate Sana Tannoury Karam Awarded Humanities Center Residential Fellowship

Ph.D. Candidate Sana Tannoury Karam has been awarded the Humanities Center Residential Fellowship for the 2016-2017 academic year.

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History Events

04/01/2016

“Gender and Collaboration in Ukraine during World War Two”: Talk by Ph.D. Candidate Regina Kazyulina at Harvard University

Regina Kazyulina, a PhD Candidate in World History, is giving a talk at the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian studies at Harvard University this upcoming Friday, April 1st, 2.15 – 4.00pm. The title of her talk is “Gender and Collaboration in Ukraine during World War Two.” Click Here to find out more information about…
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04/02/2016

Graduate Programs Open House – April 2, 2016

Northeastern University will be hosting a Graduate Program Open House from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM on Saturday April 2, 2016. Click here for more information

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