Program Director (he/him/his)
Phillip Haberkern is an associate professor of history in the College of Arts & Sciences and has been at BU since 2011. He teaches courses on the early modern world, including classes on the Renaissance, Reformation, and the impact of global exploration on European culture. His research focuses on radical religious change in central Europe.
As Program Director, Phillip works with students, faculty, and staff across the University to develop opportunities for undergraduates in all disciplines to conduct mentored original research. He oversees office and budget management and development, the annual research symposium, summer and academic year research programs, fundraising activities, and interactions with students and faculty about research-related issues.