History Faculty Research Interests and Areas of Specialization
UWM’s designation as an R1 institution indicates robust research activity, and the History Department fills a critical role in research that crosses the social sciences and humanities. Our faculty have a broad range of research areas. Prospective graduate students should browse the faculty pages to identify a good fit between our research areas and their interests.
UWM prides itself on our undergraduate research programs. As early as freshman year, students can build their resume through hands-on research experience. Prospective and current undergraduate students can reach out directly to faculty to inquire about research opportunities in their area or work through the Office of Undergraduate Research.
Early Modern and Modern China; East Asian history; Kinship, family, gender; Lineage and genealogy; Book history, print culture, and printing technology; Rural society, everyday life, and local politics