Michael Kramer

Michael Kramer, Ph.D

Associate Professor, Director (Museum Studies and Public History Minor)
(585) 395-5689
Office: Liberal Arts 319


  • PhD, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
  • MA, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
  • BA, Columbia University

Areas of Specialty

  • Modern US and the World
  • Cultural History
  • Intellectual History
  • Public History
  • Digital History
  • Arts Criticism

Courses Taught

  • Modern America
  • US Since 1929
  • History of the Now: Using History to Study the Present
  • The 1960s in the US and the World
  • Ideas of America: US Intellectual History Review Seminar & Internship
  • Transatlantic Cultural Histories: Atlantic World Forum Seminar & Internship
  • US Cultural History
  • Popular Culture and American History
  • US Popular Music History
  • History of the Computer in America
  • Working in America: US Labor History
  • Situation Critical: Cultural Criticism in the Digital Era
  • Introduction to Cultural Analysis
  • Approaching Digital History: Digital Methods for Historical Projects
  • Introduction to Digital Humanities
  • Public History Internship/Career Exploration
  • Introduction to Public History