The department of the history of science requires online submission of the application please note that no application to the department of the history of science will be considered complete unless accompanied by a recent sample of the student's written work (eg, term paper, senior thesis, master's essay, etc. Networked digital library of theses and dissertations (ndltd) is an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination, and preservation of electronic theses and dissertations (etds. Phd thesis help tax information academic calendar physics course list (public) home » early history of the department early history of the department physics was a required course at harvard college by 1642 at that time, the text was by aristotle. History is the study of the past it encompasses every dimension of human interaction, including social life, the economy, culture, thought, and politics.
Phd thesis help form of the phd harvard gsas phd thesis format advice (informal advice page for those using the latex scientific typesetting package format for their phd theses) department of physics 17 oxford street cambridge, ma 02138 (617) 495-2872 phone (617) 495-0416 fax. Phd thesis thesis proposal within 3-4 months of completion of the research exam, the student should submit to the committee on academic studies (cas) a thesis proposal, along with the name of the thesis advisor and a list of requested changes to your advisory committee members. Senior thesis writing guides author: department of sociology, harvard university download pdf a handbook for senior thesis writers in history author: department of history, harvard university download pdf see also the brief guide to writing the history paper writing guides. Each history thesis is read by at least two impartial members of the board of tutors, assigned by the department the board of tutors consists of (1) all department faculty in residence and (2) all graduate students teaching history 97 and/or a research seminar, as well as those advising senior theses.
Ana catalano weeks is a lecturer (assistant professor) in comparative politics in the department of politics, languages, & international studies at the university of bath before joining bath, she was a. The study of the history of art was first offered at the college in the form of an elective in the spring of 1874 the three-hour course proved popular and blossomed into two courses offered the next year. Ancient history (greek and roman) is a joint honors concentration co-sponsored by the history department and the classics concentration the joint concentration aims to take advantage of the strengths of both concentrations in a balanced way but the department in which the student chooses to take the senior tutorial will be responsible for.
Graduate degrees awarded sociology department, harvard university christopher michael muller (sociology, yale university), patrice higonnet (history, harvard university), and antoine picon (graduate school of design, harvard university) initial placement: assistant professor, sociology department, whitman college, walla walla, wa. A handbook for senior thesis writers in history | 3 our senior thesis will hopefully become the most memorable experience of your academic career at harvard over the course of several months, near the mid-point of the thesis process, you will present your work-in-progress to the history department’s community of undergraduates. What makes a harvard thesis particularly unique is its scope it really is quite an undertaking, with history guidelines stating between 60-100 pages, around three times longer than most undergraduate theses. Harvard college professor department of east asian languages and civilizations prince alwaleed bin talal professor of islamic art history, department chair islamic art and architecture eugene wang writing a thesis resources navigating haa & harvard digital image collections. In the latter category, serious consideration should be given to taking courses outside the department of anthropology in fields related to the student’s domain(s) of interest (eg, earth and planetary sciences, biology, near eastern studies, classical archaeology, history, chemistry, modern or ancient languages, etc.
Handbook for senior thesis writers in history of your academic career at harvard over the course of several months, with other thesis writers near the mid-point of the thesis process, you will present your work-in-progress to the history department’s community of undergraduates, graduate students, and faculty. The department has over 50 faculty members with a wide range of research specialties, spanning chronologically from ancient to 20th-century history, geographically from asia to the united states, and thematically from intellectual history to global and transnational history. Senior thesis guidelines senior honors thesis since students often ask for advice about the senior honors thesis, the department has summarized some of the basic information in this section. From richard codman’s 1782 projection of a solar eclipse, to an integrated model for energy policy, ben bernanke's 1975 undergraduate thesis, these works help to document the history of scholarship at harvard and reflect educational trends, scientific research, and developments in many fields of study.
The concentration in history and science most students haven’t heard of history and science before they arrive at harvard, but the ones who choose us end up being among the most satisfied and well-rounded students in the college. Last update: 4/1/2007 back to the department homepage: some of the materials on these pages is owned, held or licensed by the president and fellows of harvard college. Kelly urban received her ba in history from texas a&m university and her ma from the university of pittsburgh in 2012 while at harvard, she was a phd student at pittsburgh in residence at harvard.