Yad Vashem

EHRI Fellow Alex Scheepens

Alex Scheepens is a doctoral candidate in the History Department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He received his M.A. in European Studies (2016) and B.A. in International Relations and History (2014), both from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and completed a second M.A. in History at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (2021).

His current research employs both a geographical lens and the history of emotions and centers on the Jewish experience in hiding in Nazi-occupied Netherlands.