Yonatan Eyal

Dr. Yonatan Eyal

Director of Graduate Studies
Affiliate Associate Professor of History

Trained as an historian of nineteenth-century America, Dr. Eyal joined the Graduate School as its inaugural Director of Graduate Studies in 2015. He has served as a history professor and published a book and numerous articles and reviews on the politics of Jacksonian and Civil War America. An award-winning educator, he has taught undergraduate and graduate courses on the American Revolution, the Civil War and Reconstruction and topics in American political and intellectual history.

As Director of Graduate Studies, Dr. Eyal works with the Dean and Associate Dean to lead the Graduate School’s daily operations, strategize its vision and future, implement professional development initiatives and oversee staff functions and student services.