Seminars

List of Seminars

#NameYear FoundedChair(s)Rapporteur
403The Problem of Peace1945Lee, RoyShah, Cheyn
405Studies in Religion1945Carnes, Tony
Greenfield, Sidney
Madan, Shikhar
407The Renaissance1945Pyle, Cynthia M.
Stewart, Alan
Mazewski, Matt
411Content and Methods of the Social Sciences1947Carnes, Tony
Greenfield, Sidney
Madan, Shikhar
417Eighteenth-Century European Culture1962Hershinow, Stephanie Insley
Lubey, Kathleen
Bergevin, Katherine
423Organization and Management1951Finkelberg, Howard
Norden, Peter V.
427Studies in Political and Social Thought1968 Johnston, DavidTBD
429American Studies1954Kim, James
Sandler, Matt
Stout, Rebecca
431Medieval Studies1954On hiatusOn hiatus
435Studies in Contemporary Africa1956George, Abosede
Siddiqi, Anooradha
Colpa, Luz
441Classical Civilization1957Folch, Marcus
Lidov, Joel
Van Geel, Lien
443Modern East Asia: China1957Bartlett, Nick
Qian, Ying
Wooldridge, William Charles
Wang, Danping
445Modern East Asia: Japan1960Kovner, SarahHynes, Mairead
451New Testament1959Wasserman, Emma
Edwards, John
Ross-Allam, Jermaine
459AThe City1962Keller, LisaKoeth, Stephen
465Law and Politics1963On hiatusOn hiatus
467Knowledge, Technology, and Social Systems 1966Spivak, Jerry
Utsumi, Takeshi
Wilhelm, Charlotte
471Ecology and Culture 1964Davidov, Veronica
Roberts, Jason
West, Paige
Rhoden, Chazelle
473The Study of the Hebrew Bible 1968Feldman, LianeDeLauro, David
477South Asia 1964Bellamy, CarlaMcAbee, Daniel
479The Ancient Near East1966Gilbert, Allan
Yener, K. Aslihan
Jahani, Jeiran
Sen, Kutay
483Studies in Modern Italy1966Bauman, RebeccaNaponiello, Luca
491Early American History and Culture1966Dixon, John
Lipman, Andrew
Hamdani, Yoav
495APollution and Water Resources: Scientific and Institutional Aspects1968Lo Pinto, Richard
497Slavic History and Culture1968Evtuhov, Catherine
Lipovetsky, Mark
Haxhi, Tomi
501Israel and Jewish Studies1968Carlebach, Elisheva
Kobrin, Rebecca
Ko, Nancy
503Economic History1969Dye, Alan
Pak, Susie
Weiman, David
Corban, Robert
507Death1971Staudt, ChristinaLevine, Zachary
509The Art of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas1970Pellizzi, Francesco
Strother, Zoë
Trever, Lisa
McCarthy, Katherine
511Innovation in Education1970Cohn, Elizabeth
Gross, Ronald
TBD
515Latin America1971Winn, PeterKatz, Mariana
521Population Biology1971Cucco, Alison
Nolan, Kathleen
TBD
523Political Economy and Contemporary Social Issues1972Gould, Carol
Dahbour, Omar
Chia, Marian
525The Middle East1971Potter, Lawrence G.
Sick, Gary
Shah, Cheyn
529Appetitive Behavior1972Geliebter, Allan
Kissileff, Harry R.
Hamm, Jeon D.
531Culture, Power, Boundaries1972Achino-Loeb, Maria-Luisa
Antoniello, Patricia
Stout, Rebecca
533The History and Philosophy of Science1973Jones, MatthewCamps, Celine
535Irish Studies1973McGlynn, Mary
O'Malley, Seamus
Krauthamer, Anna
539Cinema and Interdisciplinary Interpretation1974Lucia, Cynthia
Luhr, William
Fischer, Joseph
545Women and Society1974DeLongoria, Maria
Tai, Emily
Spooner, Amelia
551Ottoman and Turkish Studies1974Amzi-Erdogdular, Leyla
Şen, A. Tunç
Akçagüner, Yasemin
553Drugs and Society1975McCorry, Frank Leiva Ureta, Carolina
555Twentieth Century Politics and Society1992Dietrich, ChristopherStout, Rebecca
557Brazil1976Brown, Diana
Collins, John F.
Greenfield, Sidney
Penha-Lopes, Vânia
Credidio Camara, Bruna
559Arabic Studies1977al-Musawi, MuhsinAlhayek, Ruwa Mohammed
561Human Rights1971Andreopoulos, George
Ergas, Yasmine
TBD
567Neo-Confucian Studies1979Borrell, Ari
Jiang, Tao
Ng, On-cho
Benson, Nolan
581Shakespeare1982Bialo, Caralyn
Hershinow, David

Myers, Bernadette
583Southeast Asia in World Affairs1982Murphy, Ann Marie
Patrick, Hugh T.
TBD
585Ethics, Moral Education, and Society1983Cohn, Elizabeth
Gross, Ronald
TBD
603Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience1986On hiatusOn hiatus
613Full Employment, Social Welfare, and Equity1987Bernal, Andrés
Collins, Sheila
Goldberg. Gertrude S.
Wilhelm, Charlotte
615Iranian Studies1987Moazami, MahnazAbbas, Shabbir
629Buddhist Studies1990Kim, Seong Uk
Yang, Zhaohua
TBD
661Religion in America1997Bender, CourtneyHedgecock, Sarah
667The History of Columbia University1998Olinger, Jr., Chauncey G.
Hammack, Floyd
Van Geel, Lien
681Language and Cognition2000Remez, RobertChristman, Leah
689Memory and Slavery: Social and Human Consequences2001 Anderson, Emily
Delfs, John
Mensah, Isaac Sekyi Nana
691Early China2002Chao, Glenda
Guo, Jue
Kim, Chris
701Modern British History2004Ortolano, Guy
Pedersen, Susan
Gorton, Alice
703Modern Greek2005Antoniou, Dimitrios
Van Dyck, Karen
Haralambous, Chloe Howe
707Early Modern France2005Force, Pierre Lindberg, Molly
711Literary Theory2005Robbins, BruceTerlunen, Milan
717Cultural Memory2007Hirsch, Marianne
Huyssen, Andreas
Carter, Noni
719Injury Prevention and Control2007Pressley, Joyce
721Comparative Philosophy2007Gold, Jonathan
Sarkissian, Hagop
Meyer, Verena
727Theory and History of Media2009Çelik, Zeynep
Qian, Ying
Zivkovic, Alex
729History, Redress, and Reconciliation2009Barkan, Elazar
Levy, Daniel
Nevins, Morgan
733Japanese Culture2009Shirane, Haruo
Lurie, David
Komova, Ekaterina
735Sites of Cinema2010Baumbach, Nico
Gaines, Jane
Behera, Spandita
737Narrative, Health, and Social Justice2010de la Cruz, Mario
Khan, Zahra
TBD
739Columbia School Linguistics2011Stern, Nancy
Reid, Wallis
Stout, Rebecca
741Global and Interdisciplinary Core Curricula2011Chung, Rachel E.
743Complexity Science, Modeling, and Sustainability2011Fisher, Joshua
Klopp, Jacqueline
Meinrenken, Christoph
TBD
745Catholicism, Culture, and Modernity2011Force, Pierre
Polvani, Lorenzo
Mazewski, Matt
749Studies in Dance2011 Garafola, Lynn Hawk, Emily
Waller, Anna
751Religion and Writing2011Powers, Elizabeth
Riedel, Dagmar
Wilkening, Anya
757Global Mental Health2012Pike, KathleenSiegel, Zoe
759Defense and Security2013Collins, Nancy Walbridge
Buskirk, Kirill
763Beyond France2014On hiatusOn hiatus
765Logic, Probability, and Games2014Gaifman, Haim
Liu, Yang
Parikh, Rohit
Heller Britto, Arthur
769Human-Animal Studies2014Boyd, Brian
Harel, Naama
Thompsett, Fern
771Indigenous Studies2014Calla, Pamela
Hutchinson, Elizabeth
Quezada Morales, Romina
773The Integrative Study of Animal Behavior2014Rubenstein, DustinShahaf, Nataly
775The Future of Aging Research2014Manly, Jennifer
Picard, Martin
Sivaramakrishnan, Kavita
Clemons, Autumn
777Affect Studies2015Dailey, Patricia
Dodman, Thomas
Mancia, Lauren
Joyner, Alec
779Disability, Culture, and Society2015Miele Rodas, Julia
Silber, Irina Carlota
Krauthamer, Anna
783Sustainable Finance2016Cox, Mark
Kahn, Bruce
TBD
785Energy Ethics2017Lothes, Erin
Gerard, Michael
Shah, Cheyn
787Material Texts2017Hagadorn, Alexis
Weaver, Hannah
Lambert, Cat
789Water in America2017Lall, Upmanu
791Science and Subjectivity2018Gruenberger, Peter
Pollack, Robert
Shahaf, Nataly
793Collaborative of Community Programs for Youth & Families2018hayes, kecia
Mayers, Alissa
Stout, Rebecca
795Thinking Europe Now2019Invernizzi Accetti, Carlo
Menon, Rajan
Tooze, Adam
Urbinati, Nadia

Shepherd, Quinn
797Korean Studies2019Chizhova, Ksenia
Chung, Jae Won
Hughes, Theodore
Wang Medina, Jenny
Kim, Stella