Gary B. Cohen

Gary B. Cohen (born 1948) is an American historian.

Gary B. Cohen studied at the University of Southern California (B.A., 1970) and Princeton University (M.A., 1972; Ph.D., 1975). Between 1976–2001, he worked at the University of Oklahoma. Since 2001, he has been working at the University of Minnesota. Between 2010–2013, he was the chair of the Department of History, University of Minnesota. He focuses on social development, ethnic group relations, and education in Austria and the Czech lands in the 19th and 20th centuries. Cohen is also interested in modern European Jewish history and ethnic minorities in modern Europe.