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Stephen Haber is among the most distinguished teachers at Stanford University. He has been recognized by every major teaching prize that Stanford has to offer, including the Lloyd W. Dinkelspiel Award for Outstanding Service to Undergraduate Education (2016), Walter J. Gores Award for Excellence in Teaching (2012), the Phi Beta Kappa Teaching Prize (2012), the Stanford Medal for Faculty Excellence in Fostering Undergraduate Research (2009), and the Dean’s Distinguished Teaching Award (twice, in 1991 and 2002). His dedication as a teacher was also recognized with the Jonathan R. Hughes Prize for Excellence in Teaching, awarded by The Economic History Association in 2013. Nominated by his former graduate students, he is the only Stanford professor to win the honor.

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Former Ph.D. Students

Nicole Velasco Asbeck (2011), Adjunct Professor of Political Science, Virginia Institute of Technology.

Edward Beatty (2001), Professor of History, Notre Dame University.

Marcelo Bucheli (2002), Associate Professor of Business Administration and of History, University of Illinois.

Matthew Carnes (2008), Associate Professor of Government, Georgetown University.

Gustavo del Angel Mobarak (2002), Professor of Economics, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas.

Kara Downey (2015), Data Scientist, Cash App.

Roy Elis (2011), Founder, UpTeach.

Adriane Fresh (2017), Assistant Professor, Duke University.

Anne Hanley (1995), Professor of History, University of Northern Illinois.

Elizabeth Kale Haywood (2001), Associate Professor of History, Allegheny College.

Dorothy Kronick (2016), Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of California, Berkeley.

Moramay López Alonso (2000), Associate Professor of History, Rice University.

Noel Maurer (1997), Associate Professor of International Affairs and International Business, George Washington University.

Victor Menaldo (2009), Professor of Political Science, University of Washington.

Aldo Musacchio (2005), Professor of Business, Brandeis University.

Lucas Puente (2015), Quantitative Social Scientist, Slack.

Armando Razo (2003), Associate Professor of Political Science, Indiana University.

Mary Speck (2008), Senior Expert, Latin America Program, United States Institute of Peace.

William Summerhill (1995), Professor of History, University of California, Los Angeles.

Jason Weinreb (2017), Senior Data Scientist, Project Ronin.

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