Past Member

Nükhet Varlik

Funding provided by the Fund for Historical Studies

Affiliation

Historical Studies

Field of Study

Ottoman History, History of Plague

Home Institution

Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, and New Jersey Institute of Technology
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Nükhet Varlık is a historian of the Ottoman Empire interested in disease, medicine, and public health. Her current book project on empire, ecology, and plague during the Second Pandemic (ca. 1340s–1840s) examines the five-hundred-year Ottoman plague experience in a global ecological context.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Historical Studies

Degrees

The University of Chicago
Ph.D.
2008