Current Director, HS Teachers Institute
Anthony di Battista
Lecturer in Medieval and Renaissance History
Ph.D., Rutgers University
at Rutgers since 1995
001 Van Dyck Hall
Anthony di Battista has taught medieval and Renaissance history at Rutgers University since 1995, and has been the director of the RCHA Teachers Institute since 2014. He was also the project director for a United States Department of Education’s Teaching American History grant and a part of the New Jersey State Standards in History committee. He has served as the president of the New Jersey Council for History Education and on the executive board of the National Council for History Education. He currently chairs the New Jersey History Teacher of the Year selection committee. His efforts as a teachers’ seminar coordinator have also included work with The Gilder Lehrman Institute for American History’s summer seminars at Harvard, Gettysburg, and the University of Southern California.