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  Prof. Dr. Jan T. Gross

Guest Lecturer and Visiting Scholar at the Bucerius Institute (June 2006)
Princeton University
Email: jtgross@princeton.edu
 
Research Areas
Anti-Semitism in Poland after World War II, the end of Communism in Eastern Europe, Soviet politics, Eastern European politics and society, totalitarian and authoritarian regimes
Education
1975 Ph.D., Yale University  
1972 Oxford University  
1965 Warsaw University  
Acadmic Ranks
as of 2003 Professor of History and Norman B. Tomlinson ’16 and ’48 Professor
of War and Society, Princeton University
1999-2003 Professor of Politics and European Studies, New York University
1991-1999 Professor of Politics, New York University
Spring 1998 Visiting Professor, University of Paris X - Nanterre
Summer 1997 Visiting Professor, Brandeis University in Cracow
Spring 1996 Visiting Professor, University of Vienna
1988-92 Professor of Sociology, Emory University
1983-87 Associate Professor of Sociology, Emory University
1986-87 Fellow, Russian Research Center, Harvard University
1982-84 Research Associate, Russian and East European Studies, Yale University
1976-82 Assistant Professor of Sociology, Yale University
Fellowships, Research Grants and Awards
October 2003 - Colin Miller Memorial Lecturer, University of California
May 2002 istinguished Humanist Award, Ohio State University
April 2002 Lazaroff Lecturer, Ohio University
Summer 2001 - IREX Fellowship
Spring 2001 - Senior Fulbright Research Fellowship
January 2001 - Rabb Memorial Lecturer, Ben Gurion University
Spring 2000 - Faculty Fellow, Remarque Institute
1996 - Order of Merit, Knight's Cross, Polish Republic
1994-2000 - Department of Education, Title VI Institutional Grant
1991 - United States Institute of Peace Grant
1986-87 - Emory University Research Committee Grant
Summer 1984 - Hoover Institution Research Fellowship
1983-1984 - John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship
1982-83 - Rockefeller Humanities Fellowship
1980-81 - National Council for Soviet and East European Research Grant < align="left">
Publications

Books
- Wokol " Sasiadow ." Polemiki i wyjasnienia. Sejny: Pogranicze, 2003
- Neighbors: Destruction of the Jewish Community in Jedwabne, Poland,   Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2001
      Paperback edition, Penguin Putnam Inc., New York, 2002
      Polish language edition: Sasiedzi. Historia zaglady zydowskiego
       miasteczka, Sejny: Pogranicze, 2000
      German language edition, Verlag C.H. Beck, Munich, 2001
      Hebrew language edition, Yad Vashem Publications, Jerusalem, 2001
      Italian language edition, Mondadori, Rome, 2002
      Dutch language edition, De Bezige Bij, Amsterdam, 2002
      French language edition, Fayard, Paris, 2002
      Spanish language edition, Editorial Critica, Madrid, 2002
      Romanian language edition, Polrom, Cluj, 2002
      Russian language edition, Text Publishers, Moscow (forthcoming)
- >The Politics of Retribution in Europe: World War II and Its Aftermath, (ed., with Istvan Deak and Tony Judt), Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 2000
- Studium zniewolenia, (Wybory pazdziernikowe, 22.X.1939), Krakow: Universitas, 1999
- Upiorna dekada, 1939-1948. Trzy eseje o stereotypach na temat Zydow, Polakow, Niemcow i komunistow. Krakow: Universitas, 1998
- Revolution from Abroad: Soviet Conquest of Poland's Western Ukraine and Western Belorussia. Princeton, N:, Princeton University Press, 1988       Paperback, expanded edition, Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2002
      German language edition, Und wehe, du hoffst… Die Sowjetisiereung Ostpolens nach dem Hitler-Stalin-Pakt 1939-1941, Herder Taschenbuch Verlag, Freiburg - Basel - Wien, 1988
- W czterdziestym nas matko na Sybir zeslali ..."(with Irena Grudzinska-Gross). London: Aneks, 1984
- Jadwiga Staniszkis' Poland's Self-Limiting Revolution , Jan T. Gross, ed., Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1984
- War Through Children's Eyes (with Irena Grudzinska-Gross), Stanford, CA: Hoover Institution Press, 1981
- Polish Society Under German Occupation - Generalgouvernement, 1939-1944, Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1979
Articles
Selected Recent Articles
- "Le tabou du comportement des Polonais envers les Juifs pendant l'occupation allemande," in Que reste t'il de nos tabous?, Nicola Weil ed., Presses Universitaires de Rennes, Rennes, 2004, pp. 167-175
- "After Auschwitz: the Reality and Meaning of Post-war Anti-Semitism in Poland," in Studies in Contemporary Jewry, (XX), The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2004, pp. 199-226
- "Niepamiec zbiorowa," in Tygodnik Powszechny, no. 32/2004. Reprinted in Swiat niepozegnany. Zydzi na dawnych ziemiach Rzeczypospolitej w XVI-XX wieku, Krzysztof Jasiewicz, ed., Oficyna Wydawnicza RYTM i Instytut Studiow Politycznych PAN, Warszawa, 2004.
- "Critical Remarks Indeed," in The Neighbors Respond: The Controversy over the Jedwabne Massacre in Poland, Antony Polonsky and Joanna B. Michlic eds., Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2004, pp. 344-370
- "A Response," in Slavic Review, vol. 61, Fall 2002, pp. 483 - 489. "Troche szkoda, ze 'nie pisze sie historii chodzac po barach…'," in Tygodnik Powszechny, no. 18/2002
- "Antoniemu Sulkowi w odpowiedzi," in Wiez, no. 4/2002, pp.82-88
- "Totalitaryzm," in Encyklopedia Socjologii, Polish Academy of Sciences, vol. 3, Cracow, 2002. "Annals of War - Neighbors," in The New Yorker, March 12, 2001
- "'Comprehensible' Murder," in Thou Shalt Not Kill; Poles on Jedwabne, Warsaw, Wiez, 2001, pp.91-104.
- "Mrs. Marx's Pillow," in Thou Shalt Not Kill; Poles on Jedwabne, Warsaw, Wiez, 2001, pp. 244-251.
- "'Jeder lauscht standig, ob die Deutschen nicht schon kommen.' Die zentralpolnische Gesellschaft und der Volkermord,""in Deutsch-polnische Beziehungen 1939-1945. Eine Einfuhrung, Wlodzimierz Borodziej and Klaus Ziemer eds., Osnabruck, Fibre-Verlag, 2000, pp. 215-233.
- "Lato 1941 w Jedwabnem. Przyczynek do badan nad udzialem spolecznosci lokalnych w eksterminacji narodu zydowskiego w latach II wojny swiatowej," in Non-provincial Europe. Changes on the Eastern Territories of the former Polish Republic in 1772-1999, Krzysztof Jasiewicz ed., Warszawa - Londyn: ISP PAN, 2000, pp. 1097-1103
- "Faszyzm" in Encyklopedia Socjologii, Polish Academy of Sciences, vol. 2, Cracow, 2000.
- "Themes for a Social History of War Experience and Collaboration," in The Politics of Retribution in Europe: World War II and Its Aftermath, Istvan Deak, Jan T. Gross, and Tony Judt, eds., Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2000
- "A Tangled Web: Confronting Stereotypes Concerning Relations Between Poles, Germans, Jews, and the Communists", in The Politics of Retribution in Europe: World War II and Its Aftermath, Istvan Deak, Jan T. Gross, and Tony Judt, eds., Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2000
- "Wages of Fear. An Essay on Stereotypes About Polish-Jewish Relations After the War," in Polin (A Journal of Polish-Jewish Studies), vol. 13 (2000)
 

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