Judith Vöcker is a doctoral candidate at the Stanley Burton Centre for Holocaust and Genocide Studies at the University of Leicester. Her dissertation is supervised by Svenja Bethke and Klaus Richter and funded by the Midlands4Cities Doctoral Trainingship Programme. Before starting her PhD, she studied Slavic Studies and German literature and linguistics in Cologne, Cracow and Moscow, and Eastern European History in Frankfurt Oder and London.
In 2021, Judith was a Junior Fellow at the Vienna Wiesenthal Institute for Holocaust Studies and the Leibniz Institute for Contemporary History in Munich. She has previously been the recipient of scholarships from the Holocaust Educational Foundation, EHRI, the German History Society, and the Ludwig-Maximilians University of Munich for her doctoral dissertation.