Main Contact Info

1029 Tisch Hall
435 South State Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1003

Phone: 734.764.6305
Fax: 734.647.4881

Email: umhistory@umich.edu
Website: http://www.lsa.umich.edu/history

The Career Center's Career Guide for History

Each Career Guide highlights curriculum requirements, as well as skills and abilities that may be developed and applied through each course of study. To complement the academic information, a range of interesting occupational opportunities are listed as a starting point for considering how academic experiences may translate to professional work settings. The Career Guide series represents a collaborative effort between The Career Center and numerous academic units.

History Advising

Appointments with History advisors are scheduled online from the department's webpage. Students should see an advisor as soon as they decide on their concentration or minor.  The History Department offers a three-tiered advising structure. 

History Faculty Listing

Faculty listing for the Department of History

History Departmental Information

Learn more about this academic unit’s areas of intellectual expertise, its history, and its undergraduate offerings.

Department of History Student Organizations

Michigan Journal of History

The Michigan Journal of History is a student-run organization whose primary purpose is to publish a journal of historical scholarship. The journal is completely staffed by students who make all editorial and organizational decisions for the journal with the backing and support of the History department at the University of Michigan

History Department Awards and Scholarships

Careers and Intenships

Eisenberg Institute for Historical Studies

The endowed Frances and Kenneth Eisenberg Institute for Historical Studies advances historical research and teaching with powerful new tools for supporting visiting scholars, enriching the intellectual climate for faculty and graduate students, and extending knowledge across campus. Through lectures, workshops and other programs designed to foster scholarly exchange, the Eisenberg Institute promises to transform the teaching and study of history at Michigan. Students are encouraged to attend events sponsored by the Eisenberg Institute, which are listed at: www.lsa.umich.edu/eihs.

Medieval and Early Modern Studies Program

Medieval and Early Modern Studies is an interdisciplinary program with students and faculty from many departments and degree programs across the university. Among similar programs nationally and internationally, MEMS is distinctive because of its global conception—embracing work on the Middle East, Africa, Asia, and the Americas as well as Europe, the traditional focus of MEMS scholarship.

Science, Technology, and Society Program

The U-M Science, Technology & Society Program promotes education and scholarship on the social, political, and cultural dynamics of scientific knowledge, technological change, and medical research and practice. We feature an emphasis on international and global STS issues.

History Undergraduate Handbook

Provides a comprehensive overview of the degree program, requirements, policies and procedures.


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