Following the campus guidelines for Coronavirus all UC Davis classes, lectures, seminars, labs and discussion sections will move to virtual instruction and remain virtual through the end of fall quarter 2020, including final exams. Given this, the department’s administrative functions have moved to remote work conditions. To contact staff members of the department via e-mail or phone, please go to our administrative staff contact page. 

Graduate Program Committee

The Graduate Program Committee (GPC) oversees graduate study in the UC Davis Department of History.

The Graduate Program Committee includes representatives from each of the major fields of study. GPC members coordinate admissions and advise new graduate students. If you have questions about the curriculum, requirements or other aspects of the program, you may email the GPC member corresponding to your field of interest.


Faculty GPC Members

Chair: Ian Campbell

East Asia: Kyu Hyun Kim

Europe: A. Katie Stirling-Harris

Latin America: Charles Walker

Middle East, South Asia and Africa: Baki Tezcan

United States: Rachel St John

Graduate Student GPC Members

Grad Student Representative: Sean Gallagher
Grad Student Representative: Ellie Kaplan

Staff GPC Member

Graduate Program Coordinator: Briana Rodriguez

The History Department adheres to the mentoring guidelines established by the UC Davis Graduate Council. Additional resources for both mentors and mentees may be found here.