Carnegie Mellon University

Susan Grunewald

Susan Grunewald

Graduate Student

  • Baker Hall 360


  • M.A. History, Carnegie Mellon University, 2014
  • B.A. in Russian and East European Studies (minor in German), Lafayette College, 2011

Interest Area

Soviet history, with a focus on social, political, and military history and forced labor during and after WWII; 20th century German history.

Dissertation Title

"German Prisoners of War in the Soviet Union: Life, Law, Memory, 1941-1956"


  • Cohen-Tucker Dissertation Research Fellowship, ASEEES, 2016-2017
  • A.W. Mellon Fellowship for Digital Humanities, Carnegie Mellon, 2016
  • 2011-2012 Fulbright English Teaching Assistant in Ulyanovsk, Russia


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