Howard Lupovitch

Howard Lupovitch

Associate Professor
Director, Cohn-Haddow Center for Judaic Studies


 3139 Faculty/Administration Building

Curriculum vitae

Howard Lupovitch

Professor Howard Lupovitch is associate 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, and a history of the Kohut Family.

Research interest(s)/area of expertise

  • Jews of Hungary and the Habsburg Monarchy
  •  Urban History 


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

Currently teaching

 HIS 5640/6000, History of the Holocaust (4 cr.)

Courses taught

History 3995 Zion, Zionism, and the State of Israel

History 5460 Anti-Semitism and the Holocaust

History 3995   Jews and the City

History 3995  Jews in the Age of Revolution