Faculty and Staff


Erin R. Hochman

Assistant Professor
Modern Germany and European History

Dallas Hall Room 58-B


Ph.D., University of Toronto, 2010
B.A., Washington University in St. Louis

Selected Honors and Fellowships

  • Bernadotte E. Schmitt Grant for Research, American Historical Association, 2013
  • Sam Taylor Research Fellowship, 2013
  • Biennial Dissertation Prize in Austrian Studies, Center for Austrian Studies, University of Minnesota, 2012
  • Jack and Anita Hess Seminar for Faculty, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, DC, 2011
  • German Historical Institute’s Transatlantic Doctoral Seminar: Twentieth-Century German History, Jena, Germany, 2010
  • Joint Initiative for German and European Studies (JIGES) Research and Dissertation Completion Grants, University of Toronto, 2006 and 2009
  • Ruben Cheng and Pui Yuk Chek Cheng Graduate Scholarship in the Humanities, University of Toronto, 2008-2009
  • Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS), one of 60 awarded to international graduate students in the province, 2007-2008
  • University of Toronto Fellowship, 2003-2008
  • German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) 10-Month Doctoral Grant for Research in Germany, 2005-2006
  • German Historical Institute’s Summer Seminar in Germany, 2005 
  • Phi Beta Kappa, 2003


“Ein Volk, Ein Reich, Eine Republik: Großdeutsch Nationalism and Democratic Politics in the Weimar and First Austrian Republics,” German History (forthcoming, 2014)

Work in Progress

“Anschluss before Hitler: The Politics of Transborder Nationalism in Interwar Germany and Austria” (book manuscript)

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