Biography


  • David Slucki joined the Australian Centre for Jewish Civilisation and the School of Philosophical, Historical, and International Studies as an Early Career Development Fellow in July 2011. He previously held a position as a Senior Curator in Indigenous Cultures at Museum Victoria, where he worked on the redevelopment of the long-term exhibition at the Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre. He completed his PhD in History at Monash University in 2010, which explored the history of the Jewish Labor Bund after the Holocaust, and his book, The International Jewish Labor Bund after 1945: toward a global history, was released in early 2012 by Rutgers University Press. He has received fellowships, scholarships, and grants from Monash University; Jacob Waks Cultural Centre, Melbourne; Center for Jewish History, New York; Simon Dubnow Institute for Jewish History and Culture at Leipzig University; and the Goldreich Family Institute for Yiddish Language, Literature, and Culture at Tel Aviv University.

     

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