History illuminates the past and informs the present

At the Department of History, we provide our students with an understanding of the processes that shape today's world. Our faculty, engaged in cutting-edge research in a wide range of specializations, are excited to introduce the latest theories and methods that will encourage your learning experience. Whether as an undergraduate major or as a graduate veteran, we are invested in your education and your success.


Learn about the exciting lineup of upcoming history courses. Get a sneak peek by watching course trailers for a better idea of which classes to enroll in and see real research and academic work made by students like you.


For undergraduate history majors or minors, working with an academic advisor is an important part of completing your coursework. They can help you make decisions and get the support you need. Also, learn about the many university resources available to you at any time.


Get specialized tutoring in historical writing and digital research, available for students taking undergraduate history courses. The tutoring program is a core part of our Postdoctoral Program which emphasizes teaching both in-person and online.


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Employment opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working with us.

Whenever employment opportunities occur in the Department, details will be posted here.

First Meeting of Modern European Search Committee

The preliminary meeting of the Department of History's search committee in modern European history will take place on Friday, Sept. 15th, 1-2:15pm via Zoom.  This meeting will formalize the wording of the job advertisement to be presented for departmental discussion. For a link to the meeting, please email Search Committee Chair Dr. Gwyn Davies.

Public Notice of Search and Screen Committee Meeting

A meeting of the Modern European History (Job ID 530997) Search Committee will be held via Zoom on Wednesday December 6th, 2-3pm by way of deciding preliminary questions concerning the process to be followed after the submission date for the applications. For a link to the meeting, please email Search Committee Chair Dr. Gwyn Davies.

FIU is a member of the State University System of Florida and an Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Affirmative Action Employer all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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Donate to the Department

Whether you're an alumnus or a history lover, supporting the Department of History shows your commitment to the study and helps students in need. Donate now to our discretionary fund or one of our fellowships and scholarships.