David Meza

Graduate Student

Masters of Arts, University of Chicago

Bachelors of Arts, University of Michigan

Research Areas

Ottoman Studies, Mediterranean History

Contact Information
Department of History

David focuses on 16th and 17th century Ottoman Syria, looking at conceptualizations and models of local sovereignty in a multi-ethnic empire through examining trade, taxation, imperial infrastructure, and various levels of inter-community relations.

Awards Received

Chancellor's Distinguished Fellowship