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Graduate Student Research

Anna Aleksanyan

"The Gender Issues of the Armenian Genocide and it's Impact on the Procedure of the Armenian Society Reconstruction during the first years after WWI"

Fellowships:

  • Harry and Ovsanna Chitjian Fellow, 2014-2016

Kimberly (Partee) Allar

"Training Nazi Camp Guards, Dachau, Ravensbrück, Trawniki in Camparison"

Fellowships:

  • Holocaust Educational Foundation Research Grant, 2014-2015
  • Saul Kagan Claims Conference Fellowship in Advanced Holocaust Studies, 2014-2015
  • Ben and Zelda Cohen Fellow, United States Memorial Museum, 2013-2014
  • Richard M. Cohen, MD ’71 Fellow, 2012-2014
  • DADD short term research grant, 2012
  • European Holocaust Research Institute Fellowship, 2012
  • Claims Conference (The Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany)* Graduate Studies Fellow, 2010-2012
  • History Fellowship for Graduate Studies from Amherst College, 2011
  • Auschwitz Jewish Center: A Bridge to History Fellowship, 2010
  • Simon and Eve Colin Fellow for Graduate Studies in Holocaust History, 2009-2010

Maayan Armelin

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Emily Dabney

"Forced Labor in the Maghreb, 1940-1943"

Current Employment:

  • Program Assistant, Institute for the Study of Modern Israel, Emory University

Fellowships:

  • Claims Conference (The Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany) Graduate Studies Fellow, 2011-2012
  • Hilda and Al Kirsch Graduate Student Research Award, 2011-2012
  • Richard Cohen Fellow for Graduate Studies in Holocaust History, 2007-2011
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation Fellowship, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, 2010-2011
  • American Council for Maghrib Studies, 2010

Emre Can Daglioglu

Fellowships:

  • Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Short-term Grant for Armedian Studies, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Summer 2016
  • Agnes Manoogian Hausrath Fellow in Armenian Genocide Studies, 2015-2016

Asya Darbinyan

"Russian Humanitarian Response to Armenian Genocide"

Fellowships:

  • Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Short Term Grand for Armenian Studies, Spring 2016
  • Thomas McBane Fellow, 2013-2016
  • National Association of Armenian Studies and Research Grant, 2014-2015

Michael Geheran

"Betrayed Comradeship: German-Jewish WWI Veterans under Hitler"

Current Employment:

  • Adjunct Lecturer in History, Northeastern University

Fellowships:

  • Fritz Halbers Fellowship Award, Leo Baeck Institute, 2015
  • L. Deniis and Susan R. Shapiro Research Fellowship from the USHMM, 2013.
  • Tapper Fellow for Graduate Studies in Holocaust History, 2012-2013
  • USHMM, German Historical Institute, 2012-2013
  • ABC-Clio grant was awarded by the Society for Military History, May 2012.
  • Fulbright Fellowship, September 2011-July 2012
  • Tapper Fellow for Graduate Studies in Holocaust History, 2011-2012
  • Fulbright Fellow, Award to Germany, Fulbright German-American Scholarship Board, 2011-2012
  • Claims Conference (The Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany) Graduate Studies Fellow, 2010-2011
  • Society for Military History’s Russell F. Weigley Graduate Student Travel Grant, 2010
  • DAAD/ Leo Baeck Institute, Research Fellowship, 2010
  • Fromson Fellow for Graduate Studies in Holocaust History, 2009-2010
  • Siff Family Fellow for Graduate Studies in Holocaust History, 2008-2009

Burçin Gerçek


Simon Goldberg

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Kathrin Haurand

"Jewish Refugees in Tehran during WWII"

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Gabrielle Hauth

Fellowships:

  • Richard M. Cohen '71 M.D.Fellow, 2014-2016

Emil Ditlev Ingemann Kjerte


Samantha Lakin

Fellowhips:

  • Cummings Foundation, 2014-2016
  • National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Challenge Grant, 2016
  • Travel Award, Graduate Student Council, Clark Univeristy, 2016
  • Travel Grant, Office of the President, Clark University, 2016
  • Combined Jewish Philantrhopies (CJP) Boston with Tufts University Hillel 2015
  • Combined Jewish Philantrhopies (CJP) Boston with Harvard University Hillel 2015
  • Combined Jewish Philantrhopies (CJP) Boston with Boston University Hillel 2015
  • Grant, Deborah and Ron Ratner Family Foundation, 2016
  • FLAS Fellowship Finalist 2015

Natalya Lazar

"Czernowitz Jews and the Holocaust"

Fellowships:

  • Saul Kagan Claims Conference Fellowship in Advanced Holocaust Studies, 2013-2015
  • Hevrony Family Trust Fellow for Graduate Studies in Holocaust History, 2008-2013
  • Black Sea Link Fellowship, 2011-2012
  • New Europe College Fellowship, Romania, 2012
  • Kirsch Award, 2012
  • Black Sea Link Fellowship, 2011- 2012
  • Foundation for Urban and Regional Studies Research Grant Fellowship, School of Geography and Environment, Oxford University, 2011

Jody Russell Manning

"Living in the Shawdow of Auschwitz and Dachau: Memorial, Community, Symbolism, and the Palimpsest of Memory"

Fellowships:

  • Fromson Fellow for Graduate Studies in Holocaust History, 2008-2009; 2011-2012
  • Fulbright Fellow, Award to Poland, Polish – United States Fulbright Commission, 2010-2011
  • Tapper Fellow for Graduate Studies in Holocaust History, 2009-2010
  • Trans-Atlantic Summer Institute in European Studies Fellowship, Center for German and European Studies, University of Michigan, June 2009
  • Claims Conference (The Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany) Graduate Studies Fellow, 2007-2008
  • Paul Lucas European History Prize, Clark University, 2007

Abigail Miller

"The Transmission of Holocaust Memory in Argentina: From the Refugee Survivors to the Generation of the Disappeared"

Fellowships:

  • German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), Transatlantic Summer Institute (TASI), Summer 2016
  • Tapper Fellow for Graduate Studies in Holocaust History, 2014-2016
  • Ralph and Shirley Rose Fellow, 2013-2014

Michael Nolte

"Zones of Death: Auschwitz, Ravensbruck, Bergen-Belsen, May 1944-May 1945"

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Alicja Podbielska

"Memory of the Holocaust Rescuers in Poland"

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Mihai Poliec

"Civilian Complicity in the Crimes Against the Jews in Bessarabia and Bukovina after July 1941"

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Mohammad Sajjadur Rahman

Fellowships:

  • Fromson Fellow for Graduate Studies in Holocaust History,, 2015-2016

Joanna Sliwa

"Jewish Children in Nazi-Occupied Kraków"

Current Employment:

  • Archives Project Specialist, American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee 

Fellowships:

  • Saul Kagan Claims Conference Fellowship in Advanced Holocaust Studies, 2015-2016
  • Robert Weil Fellow for Advanced Holocaust Studies, 2013-2014
  • Memorial Foundation for Jewish Culture Doctoral Scholarship, 2013-2014
  • Hadassah Brandeis Institute Research Award, Hadassah Brandeis Institute at Brandeis University, 2013
  • Ralph and Shirley Rose Fellow for Graduate Studies in Holocaust History, 2012-2013
  • David and Fela Shapell Fellowship, center for Advanced Holocaust Studies, USHMM, 2012
  • Ralph and Shirley Rose Fellow for Graduate Studies in Holocaust History, 2011-2012
  • Claims Conference (The Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany) Graduate Studies Fellow, 2008-2011
  • Fulbright Fellow, Award to Poland, Polish – United States Fulbright Commission, 2011-2013
  • David and Fela Shapell Fellow, Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, 2011
  • Travel Scholarship Award, Deutsches Historisches Institut (German Historical Institute) 2010
  • Harriet Irsay Scholarship, American Institute of Polish Culture, 2010
  • Polish and Slavic Federal Credit Union Scholarship, 2010
  • International Summer Yiddish Program Scholarship, Goldreich Institute for Yiddish Language, Literature, and Culture at Tel Aviv University, 2010
  • Yad Vashem Summer Scholarship, 2010
  • Scholarship to the Uriel Weinreich Program in Yiddish Language, Literature, and Culture, YIVO Institute for Jewish Research and New York University, New York, Summer 2009
  • Polish Student Organization Scholarship, Polish Student Organization, New York, NY, 2009
  • Phi Alpha Theta, National History Honor Society, May 2009

Jason Tingler

"Communities of Annihilation: Explaining Mass Atrocities in the District of Lublin"

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*In appreciation to the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany (Claims Conference) for Supporting this fellowship program.  Through recovering the assets of the victims of the Holocaust, the Claims Conference enables organizations around the world to provide education about the Shoah and to preserve the memory of those who perished.