Prof William D Phillips Jr

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Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • PhD: History, New York University, New York, 1971.

Curriculum Vitae


  • early modern European history
  • European expansion
  • history of Spain
  • Medieval Europe
Courses Taught
  • Hist 5616 - Proseminar in Medieval Spain
  • Hist 5900 - Topics in European/Medieval History: Atlantic World
  • A Concise History of Spain. Phillips, William, Carla Rahn Phillips, Cambridge University Press, Co-Author, 2010, 2d ed. 2016. Image
  • Religious Conflict and Accommodation in the Early Modern World. Phillips, William, Marguerite Ragnow, Center for Early Modern History, Co-Editor, 2011. Image
  • Slavery in Medieval and Early Modern Iberia. Phillips, William, University of Pennsylvania Press, Author, 2014. Image
  • American Historical Association Leo Gershoy Award, 1998
  • Corresponding Member, Real Academia de la Historia (Spanish Royal Academy of History), elected 2005