This event is co-sponsored by the NYU Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia and The NYU Department of Politics
Eugene (Evgeny) Finkel is an Associate Professor on International Affairs, Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies. His research focuses on how institutions and individuals respond to extreme situations: violence, state collapse, and rapid change. Finkel is the author of Ordinary Jews: Choice and Survival during the Holocaust (Princeton University Press, 2017), which analyzes how Soviet and Polish Jews chose their survival strategies under the Nazi occupation. His articles have appeared in the American Political Science Review, Comparative Political Studies, Comparative Politics, East European Politics and Societies, Slavic Review, Democratization, and several other journals and edited volumes.