Profiles in "Holocaust Studies" Expertise Area

  • Rubinoff is an American historian with a focus on the 1920s, World War II, and the 1950s. He teaches interdisciplinary studies (core and electives), organizational leadership, and U.S. history.
  • Daniel Gilfillan is associate professor of German studies at Arizona State University in the School of International Letters and Cultures.
  • Von Hagen was an Emeritus Professor of history and global studies with a joint appointment in the School of History, Philosophy and Religious Studies and School of International Letters and Cultures at ASU.
  • Benkert is a historian of modern Germany working on the history and memory of both dictatorships on German soil.
  • Cichopek-Gajraj’s research interests include history of modern Poland and Polish/Jewish relations, Polish-Jewish migrations, Holocaust and post-Holocaust studies, and history of antisemitism and ethnic violence.
  • Putz’s research interests include the history of the Holocaust, genocide, antisemitism, and of populism; especially in Poland and the Balkans.
  • Ambassador O’Donnell retired from the career U.S. Foreign Service in 2007, after 33 years in Latin America, German-speaking Europe and other positions in Washington, D.C. He is currently a Professor of Practice at ASU.