Nils Roemer

Interim dean of the School of the Arts and Humanities at University of Texas at Dallas



Holocaust Studies


Nils Roemer is the interim dean of the School of the Arts and Humanities, director of the Ackerman Center for Holocaust Studies, and the Stan and Barbara Rabin Professor at University of Texas at Dallas. He received in 1993 his MA from the University of Hamburg and in 2000 his PhD from Columbia University. He published Jewish Scholarship and Culture in Nineteenth-Century Germany: Between History and Faith (2005), German City–Jewish Memory: The Story of Worms (2010), numerous articles and several co-edited volumes. He is also the co-editor of Germanic Review. His special fields of interest are the Holocaust, European and Jewish cultural and intellectual history.

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