R. B. Z. Willits


R.B.Z. Willits is a PhD candidate in history at New York University researching the United States in the world, immigration, global migrations, and empire.

Subject Specializations:

  • The Long Nineteenth Century
  • United States Immigration
  • Diaspora and Global Migration
  • United States in the World
  • U.S. Empire and Foreign Policy
  • Gilded Age and Progressive Era

Professional Experience:

  • Higher Education
  • Museum Education
  • Museum Research and Exhibitions
  • Public Programs and Tours
  • Public and Digital History
  • Digital Humanities