Luca Codignola joined the Cushwa Center in 2016. A historian of the early modern era, Codignola is former professor of Early North American History at Università di Genova (Italy), where he served on the faculty for 25 years. His career also includes four years as head of the Institute of History of Mediterranean Europe of Italy's National Research Council and recent affiliations with University of Toronto, Université Laval, and Saint Mary's University (Halifax).
The author of 10 books and editor of more than a dozen volumes, Codignola’s recent publications include Little Do We Know: History and Historians of the North Atlantic, 1492–2010 (2011); and Blurred Nationalities across the North Atlantic: Traders, Priests, and Their Kin Travelling between North America and the Italian Peninsula, 1763–1846 (2019).
Past Cushwa Center Fellows
Postdoctoral Research Associate, 2020–23
Rev. Stephen M. Koeth, C.S.C.
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2020–22
Postdoctoral Research Associate, 2019–22
Jacqueline Willy Romero
Postdoctoral Research Associate, 2021–22
Postdoctoral Research Associate, 2017–19
Postdoctoral Research Associate, 2018–19
Marie Curie Postdoctoral Fellow, 2016–18
Benjamin J. Wetzel
Postdoctoral Research Associate, 2017–18
Postdoctoral Fellow in Rome, 2014–17
Postdoctoral Research Associate, 2014–17
Visiting Fellow, Spring 2015