The University of Oregon’s Department of History has award-winning graduate faculty. Excellent, award-winning historians are also found in the Ethnic Studies Program, the Honors College, and the School of Law. The following faculty are eligible to act as advisors and chair graduate committees in history. Before selecting potential advisor(s), it is important to contact them to determine whether your interests are a good fit with their areas of expertise and whether they are currently accepting new students. Factors that can affect availability include administrative responsibilities and upcoming research leaves and sabbaticals.