Course Description: An introduction to the study of genocide from historical and theoretical perspectives.
Students also enroll in an additional 1000- or 2000-level course of their choice. UVA Advance staff advise students and oversee course selection.
Jeffrey Rossman earned his Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley. His areas of expertise include Russia/USSR, Modern Europe, Communism, and Genocide. Professor Rossman is the recipient of numerous academic awards, including a Collaborative Research Fellowship from the American Council of Learned Societies on reframing the histroy of Soviet mass violence in the 1930s and 1940s.