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Leia Boudet

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Nau 396
Office Hours: By Appointment.

Field & Specialties

Modern Europe
Imperial Russia
International Relations


PhD Candidate, History, University of Virginia, January 2015-Present.

M.A., History, University of Virginia, December 2014.

Thesis: "Pan-Slavism, State, and Society: Responses to the Balkan Crises on the Eve of the Russo-Turkish War, 1875-1877"

B.A., History and English Literature,  Wofford College , May 2010.


Teaching Experience

Teaching Assistant, University of Virginia, 2013-Present.

HIEU 2162: Russia Since 1917 (Jeffrey Rossman, Spring 2015)

HIME 2012: Palestine 1948 (Alon Confino, Fall 2013)

HIST 2002: The Modern World: Global History Since 1760 (Philip Zelikow, Spring 2014)

HIST 3281: Genocide (Jeffrey Rossman, Fall 2014)

High School Teacher, Covenant Classical School, 2010-2012. 

12th Grade: Senior Thesis Research Seminar

11-12th Grade: Modern European History

11-12th Grade: Modern European Literature

9th Grade: Ancient History

9th Grade: Ancient Literature

Awards & Honors

 Albert Gallatin Graduate Research Fellowship, Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation, 2015-2016.

 Buckner W. Clay Endowment for the Humanities Research Grant & Fellow of the Institute of the Humanities and Global Cultures, University of Virginia, 2015-2016.

Lynde and Harry Bradley Fellow, 2014-2015.

Presidential Scholar, Wofford College, 2009-2010.

Community of Scholars Grant, Wofford College, 2008.