Historian in Residence
Department of History
A.B., Harvard University Ph.D., Princeton University
Philip M. Katz is Director of Projects at the Council of Independent Colleges. Previous positions include Assistant Director for Research at the American Alliance of Museums, Research Director for Graduate Education at the American Historical Association, and Acting Executive Director of the NY Council for the Humanities. His research interests include the Civil War/Reconstruction, the 19th-century transatlantic world, the public humanities, and the future of American higher education.