Areas of Specialization
Modern Germany, Central Europe, Women's History, Western Civilization, Contemporary World, Cold War.
Scholarly and Professional Achievements
Book: Growing Up in Hitler's Shadow: Remembering Youth in Postwar Berlin. Greenwood Press, 2004.
Article: "Fascist Youth." Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood in History and Society MacMillan Reference, 2004.
Article: "Déjà vu? East German Identity in the '40s and '90s." Proteus: A Journal of Ideas, Fall 2002.
Review: Nightmare’s Fairy Tale: A Young Refugee’s Home Fronts 1938-1948 by Gerd Korman. H-German Net. October 2006. http://h-net.msu.edu.
Review: The Wayward Flock. Catholic Youth in Postwar West Germany, 1945-1965 by Mark Edward Ruff. The American Historical Review. December 2005.
Review: Die vielen Gesichter der Zwangsarbeit im Landkreis München 1939-1945. Elsbeth Bösl et al. The German Studies Review. May 2006.