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Martin Dean

Guest Speaker

    Professional affiliation

    Historical Researcher, Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial Center

    Full Biography

    Martin Dean received his PhD in European History from Queens’ College, Cambridge. He has worked as a researcher for the Special Investigations Unit in Sydney, Australia, and as the Senior Historian for the Metropolitan Police War Crimes Unit in London.

    As a Research Scholar at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum, he was a Volume Editor for The Encyclopedia of Camps and Ghettos. His publications include Collaboration in the Holocaust (2000) and Robbing the Jews (2008), which won a National Jewish Book Award in 2009. He is based in Washington DC and works as a Historical Researcher for the Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial Center. His current research is an analysis of the Babyn Yar massacre combining aerial photography, ground photographs, and witness testimony.