- Academic Supervisor:The International Centre for the History and Sociology of World War II and Its Consequences
- Michael David-Fox has been at HSE since 2014.
Student Term / Thesis Papers
E. Sidorov «City Administration in Moscow and London during World War II: Food Supply and Evacuation». Faculty of Humanities, 2016
A. Trusov «Antarctica in the International Relationships: from the Cold War to the Present Day». Faculty of Humanities, 2016
Editorial board membership
2010: Editor-in-chief, Kritika: Explorations in Russian and Eurasian History.
- Article David-Fox M. Toward a Life Cycle Analysis of the Russian Revolution // Kritika: Explorations in Russian and Eurasian History. 2017. Vol. 18. No. 4. P. 741-783.
- Chapter David-Fox M. From Bounded to Juxtapositional: New Histories of the Gulag, in: The Soviet Gulag: Evidence, Interpretation, and Comparison / Ed. by M. David-Fox. Pittsburgh : Pittsburgh University Press, 2016.
- Article David-Fox M. The People’s War: Ordinary People and Regime Strategies in a War of Extremes // Slavic Review. 2016. Vol. 75. No. 3. P. 551-559. doi
- Book The Soviet Gulag: Evidence, Interpretation, and Comparison / Ed. by M. David-Fox. Pittsburgh : Pittsburgh University Press, 2016.
- Article Дэвид-Фокс М. Ш. Модерность в России и СССР: отсутствующая, общая, альтернативная, переплетенная? // Новое литературное обозрение. 2016. № 140. С. 19-44.
- Article Дэвид-Фокс М. Ш. Модерность как воображаемое, модерность как инструмент: Есть ли движение вперед? / Пер. с англ. // Новое литературное обозрение. 2016. Т. 140. С. 79-91.
- Chapter David-Fox M. “Ideology as Performance: The Case of André Gide”, in: Литература и идеология. Век двадцатый. М. : МАКС Пресс, 2016.
- Book David-Fox M. Crossing Borders: Modernity, Ideology, and Culture in Russia and the Soviet Union. Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press, 2015.
- Article David-Fox M. What Was the Gulag // Kritika: Explorations in Russian and Eurasian History. 2015. No. 3 (16). P. 469-475.
- Book Дэвид-Фокс М. Ш. Витрины великого эксперимента. Культурная дипломатия Советского Союза и его западные гости, 1921—1941 годы. М. : Новое литературное обозрение, 2015.
- Book David-Fox M. Showcasing the Great Experiment: Cultural Diplomacy and Western Visitors to the Soviet Union. NY : Oxford University Press, 2014.
- Article David-Fox M. Soviet Jewry and Soviet History in the Time of War and Holocaust // Kritika: Explorations in Russian and Eurasian History. 2014. No. 3 (15). P. 471-476.
- Book The Holocaust in the East: Local Perpetrators and Soviet Responses / Ed. by M. David-Fox, P. Holquist, A. Martin. Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press, 2014.
- Chapter David-Fox M. The Iron Curtain as Semi-Permeable Membrane: The Origins and Demise of the Stalinist Superiority Complex, in: Cold War Crossings: International Travel and Exchange Across the Soviet Bloc, 1940s-1960s. College Station : Texas A&M University Press, 2014. P. 14-39.
- Article David-Fox M. “Featured Review” of J. Arch Getty, Practicing Stalinism: Bolsheviks, Boyars, and the Persistence of Tradition // Slavic Review. 2014. No. 73, 3 . P. 635-638.
- Book David-Fox M. Revolution of the Mind: Higher Learning among the Bolsheviks, 1918-1929. Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press and Studies of the Harriman Institute, 2012.
Professor, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service and Department of History, Georgetown University, 2013- . Associate Professor, 2011-2013.
Founding Editor, Kritika: Explorations in Russian and Eurasian History, 2000-2010; Executive Editor, 2010-present.
Interim Director, Center for Eurasian, Russian, and East European Studies (CERES), School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University, 2015-2016.
Academic Supervisor, The International Center for the History and Sociology of World War II and Its Consequences, National Research University Higher School of Economics, 2014-present.
Associate Professor of History, University of Maryland at College Park (1998-2011; Assistant Professor, 1995-1998); Director, Central European, Russian and Eurasian Studies (CERES), 2002-2009.
Ph.D. Yale University, Department of History, 1993.
M.Phil. Yale University, Department of History, 1990.
M.A. Yale University, Department of History, 1988.
B.A. magna cum laude, Princeton University, Department of History and Program in Russian Studies, 1987.
Awards and Visiting Positions
Fellow, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, 2014-2015.
Honorary Visiting Professor, Higher School of Economics, Moscow, 2014.
Distinguished Editor Award, Council of Editors of Learned Journals (CELJ), conferred at MLA,
Davis Fellow, Shelby Cullom Davis Center for Historical Studies, Princeton University, 2010.
Professeur invité, École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), Paris, 2009.
Humboldt Fellow (Forschungsstipendium, Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung), Berlin, 2006-2007.
Professor honoris causa(pochetnoe zvanie professor) Samara State University, Russia, honorary title awarded 31 May 2002.
Visiting Scholar, Mershon Center for Studies in International Security and Public Policy, Ohio
State University, spring 2000, 2000-2001.
Fellow, Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study in the Social Sciences (SCASSS), Uppsala, 1996.
Research Scholar, Kennan Institute for Advanced Russian Studies, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington D.C., 1994-1995.
Post-Doctoral Fellow, W. Averell Harriman Institute, Columbia University, 1993-94.
International Centre for the History and Sociology of World War II and Its Consequences, Higher School of Economics and The Friedrich Ebert Foundation held 'A Memory Revolution’: Soviet History Through the Lens of Personal Documents' in Moscow on 7-8 June, 2017. The conference brought together distinguished historians and sociologists from across the globe. Michael David-Fox, Professor of History, Georgetown University, and Academic Advisor of HSE International Center for the History and Sociology of World War II and Its Consequences shares his reflections and considerations on the main topic and discussions at the conference and his own research
HSE has hosted the international academic conference ‘Europe, 1945: Liberation, Occupation, Retribution,’ during which historians, sociologists, and culturologists from various countries discussed the social, economic, military, political, and cultural phenomena caused by World War II. In an interview with the HSE News Service, the Director of HSE’s International Centre for the History and Sociology of World War II and Its Consequences, Oleg Budnitskii, discusses the conference, its organizers, and its guests, and also talks about why it is important to study the human dimension of war.