• Visiting Speakers

    Each semester, the Heyman Center welcomes dozens of prominent academics, critics, authors, journalists, artists, and performers from around the world. These visiting speakers participate in conferences and deliver lectures that are generally free and open to the public.

  • Fellows

    Each year, the Heyman Center provides support to a variety of fellows. HCH-supported fellows include: The Heyman Center Fellows, a cohort of senior faculty, junior faculty, and advanced graduate students at Columbia who meet regularly and receive support to advance their work-in-progress; Public Humanities Fellows, who receive support in partnership with the New York Council for the Humanities; and the members of the Society of Fellows in the Humanities, for which SOF/Heyman provides offices and other sources of support.

  • Staff

    Our staff carries out the programming, business, communications and marketing, and administrative functions of the Heyman Center at its East Campus offices.

People

Spotlight On

Christine Ferguson

Senior Lecturer in English

University of Glasgow

Visiting Speakers

Christine Ferguson is a Senior Lecturer in Nineteenth-Century English Literature. She received her PhD from Tulane University in 2002 and then held a SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of British Columbia until 2004. Prior to joining the University of Glasgow in 2007, she taught in the Department of English and Film Studies at the University of Alberta.

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