Stacy Hartman

Faculty Member


Director of the PublicsLab at The Graduate Center, City University of New York


Dr. Hartman joined The Graduate Center in 2018 from the Modern Language Association (MLA), where she served as the project manager for the MLA’s Mellon-funded Connected Academics program. At the MLA, she was the principal organizer for the Connected Academics NYC Proseminar, a year-long career-exploration seminar for graduate students in the greater New York City area, as well as for an intensive version of the proseminar at the 2018 MLA Annual Convention. She received a PhD in German Studies from Stanford University. While there, she initiated two public speaker series, one devoted to staff members with Ph.D.’s and the other to the public humanities. Dr. Hartman is under contract with the MLA to co-edit a volume on doctoral education titled Mission Driven: Reimagining Doctoral Education for a Thriving Humanities Ecosystem.