Zephyr Frank (Department of History)

Zephyr Frank

Gildred Professor of Latin American Studies
Professor of Integrated Socio-Environment Systems
Professor, by courtesy, of Iberian and Latin American Cultures
Senior Fellow at the Woods Institute for the Environment
1999: Ph.D., History, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Zephyr Frank is Professor of History and the Director of the Program on Urban Studies.  He was also the founding Director of the Center for Spatial and Textual Analysis (CESTA) 2011-16.  His research interests focus on Brazilian social and cultural history, the study of wealth and inequality, and the digital humanities.



Lane History Corner, Bldg 200

Research Interests

  • Cultural History & Studies