Howard Lupovitch

Howard Lupovitch

Director, Cohn-Haddow Center for Judaic Studies


 3139 Faculty/Administration Building

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Howard Lupovitch



Professor Howard Lupovitch is professor of history and director of the Cohn-Haddow Center for Judaic Studies.  He specializes in modern Jewish History, specifically the Jews of Hungary and the Habsburg Monarchy.  He recently completed a history of the Jews of Budapest and is currently writing a history of the Neolog Movement, Hungarian Jewry's progressive wing.

Research interest(s)/area of expertise

  • Jews of Hungary and the Habsburg Monarchy

    Urban Jewish History




  •  Urban History



  • Ph.D., History, Columbia University, 1996
  • M.A., History, University of Michigan, 1987
  • B.A., History and Music, University of Michigan, 1986

Selected publications

 _Transleithanian Paradise: A History of the Budapest Jewish Community, 1738-1938_ (Purdue University Press: 2022)

Courses taught by Howard Lupovitch

Fall Term 2023 (future)

Winter Term 2023 (current)

Fall Term 2022

Winter Term 2022

Fall Term 2021