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Research interests

Current research projects


- Diplomats in the aftermath of deportation and the Holocaust (1945-2001)
- Diplomats reports from the Reich: how French diplomats serving in Nazi Germany described and interpreted the regime and the persecution of Jews: the example of Andr FranÃois-Poncet
- Corpses of genocide and mass violence: disposal of dead bodies in situation of extreme violence ; corpses in the aftermath of genocide: tracing, exhuming, commemorating
- - Editionsprojekt Judenverfolgung, 1933-1945, publication of 16 volumes of documents of the Holocaust, under the supervision of Dr. Weber, German Federal Archives, Pr. HÃrst MÃller, Institute for contemporary History, Munich, and Pr. Ulrich Herbert, Ludwig University Freiburg. In charge of the documents on France and Belgium. Deadline : June 2011.

Further information

I currently research and write on the following themes:
Holocaust studies
Genocide studies/anthropology of genocide
History of the Jews in Europe (19th-20th Century)
History of Jews in France (19th-20th Century)
Economic history of France and Germany
Holocaust memory/politics of memory
Modern history of Alsace
Rebuilding post-war societies


I am very interested in supervising students working on the following topics:

  • - Camps, ghettos and internment in WWII Europe
  • - Economic aspects of the Holocaust. Looting of Jewish properties and compensation policies
  • - Holocaust memory in Europe and the United States
  • - Modern history of Jews.

I am currently supervising a number of students in these areas:

  • - Mr Ion Popa : A History of Denial. The Orthodox Church, the State and the never-ending Road to Confession of Guilt after the Holocaust in Romania (1940-â?)


Introduction to Holocaust Studies (y1)
Sources of Holocaust Studies (y2)
Consequences of the Holocaust on Western Societies and Jewish History (y3)
The Holocaust in History (MA)
A History Apart? Jews in Europe, 19th-20th Century (y2)

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions


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