About Professor Konrad Kwiet

Professor Konrad Kwiet’s research interests include: Modern Jewish history, with specific focus on the History of the Holocaust, Antisemitism, German-Jewish relations, Nazi war crimes, German and exile studies.

Konrad Kwiet, Emeritus Professor in German and European Studies at Macquarie University and former chief historian of the Australian war crimes commission (SIU), is Adjunct Professor in Jewish Studies and Roth Lecturer in Holocaust and resident historian at the Sydney Jewish Museum. He is the author of 10 books and over 80 articles, chapters and historical dictionary entries.

Selected publications

  • [Book] Contemporary Responses to the Holocaust (2004, together with J Matthaeus)
  • [Book] Einsatz im ‘Reichkommissariat Ostland’ (1998, together with W Benz & J Matthaeus)
  • [Book] Selbstbehauptung und Widerstand (1984, together with H Eschwege)
  • [Book] Reichskommissariat Niederlande (1968)