Richard Buxbaum, Professor

Open (1) Postwar Accountability

Open. Apprentices needed for the fall semester. Please do NOT contact faculty before September 11th (the start of the 4th week of classes)! Enter your application on the web beginning August 16th. The deadline to apply is Tuesday, August 29th at 8 AM.

This project examines various violations of International Humanitarian Law against civilian populations in Europe during World War II. More broadly, it considers how governments seek to address such atrocities, whether through the courts, reparations, or symbolic forms of public apology or commemoration. 


Research in preparation for the development of a digital project and on related historical topics. Tasks may include assessing certain parameters in the building of digital archives today, identifying and testing relevant digital apps, photographing documents, and assisting with conference planning.

Day-to-day supervisor for this project: Dr. Lenore Kitts, Staff Researcher

Qualifications: Strong organizational and writing skills (required), responsible work ethic (required), familiarity with digital research or willingness to learn (desirable), experience with digital photography (desirable).

Weekly Hours: to be negotiated