Laurie Marhoefer

Assistant Professor of History, University of Washington

Historian of sexuality, gay rights, transgender, prostitution, and modern Europe. Author of a book on gay rights in Germany in the 1920s and the rise of the Nazis (Sex and the Weimar Republic: German Homosexual Emancipation and the Rise of the Nazis, University of Toronto Press, 2015) as well as a number of articles in top journals, including the American Historical Review. Former research fellow at the University of Oxford and the University of Toronto.

Experience

  • –present
    Assistant Professor of History , University of Washington

Education

  • 2008 
    Rutgers/New Brunswick, PhD

Honours

Senior Research Fellow, University of Oxford (2012-2013)