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Darbinyan, Asya

PhD Candidate, Holocaust and Genocide Studies

Asya Darbinyan is a PhD Candidate at the Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Clark University (Worcester, MA). Her dissertation explores the Russian Empire’s response to the Armenian Genocide and to the refugee crisis at the Caucasus front of the Great War (Advisor: Dr. Taner Akçam). Previously, Darbinyan worked at the Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute, Yerevan, as a senior research fellow and the Deputy Director of the museum (2008-2013).

DISCIPLINE
History
SUB AREAS
Foreign Relations   
Diaspora/Refugee Studies   
Human Rights   
Middle East/Near East Studies   
Armenian Studies   
AREAS OF INTEREST
The Levant   
Turkey   
Ottoman Empire   
All Middle East   
Caucasus   
Armenia   
SPECIALTIES
Humanitarianism   
Russian and Ottoman Empires (late 19th and beginni   
Genocide Studies   
LANGUAGES
Armenian (Native)   
English (Fluent)   
Russian (Fluent)   
Turkish (Elementary)   
EDUCATION
MA2009International RelationsYerevan State University
BA2007International RelationsYerevan State University
ABSTRACTS ACCEPTED AT MESA MEETINGS SINCE 2009
Can Refugees Speak? Humanitarian Crisis at the Ottoman-Russian Border (1914-1917) (2017)   
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Asya Darbinyan






11 Hawthorne St.
Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies
Clark University
Worcester, MA - Massachuse
01610