The Juries

The winning book is selected by a jury of five eminent scholars in European studies, at least two of whom are prominent scholars serving at institutions other than the University of Notre Dame.

2017

George W. Breslauer
Faculty Director of the Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life and Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, Emeritus
University of California, Berkeley

E. Mark Cummings
Professor and Notre Dame Chair in Psychology
University of Notre Dame

Geoff Eley
Karl Pohrt Distinguished University Professor of Contemporary History
University of Michigan

Patrick Griffin
Madden-Hennebry Professor of History
University of Notre Dame

Adele Lindenmeyr
Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and Professor of History
Villanova University

 

2016 

Karl Ameriks
McMahon-Hank Professor of Philosophy
College of Arts and Letters, University of Notre Dame

John E. Hare
Noah Porter Professor of Philosophical Theology
Yale Divinity School, Yale University

Anne Lake Prescott
Senior Scholar and Emerita Helen Goodhart Altschul Professor of English
Barnard College, Columbia University

Ingrid Rowland
Professor of Architecture, University of Notre Dame Rome Global Gateway
School of Architecture, University of Notre Dame

Roger Scruton
Senior Fellow, Ethics & Public Policy Center in Washington, D.C.

2015

Doris Bergen
Chancellor Rose and Ray Wolfe Professor of Holocaust Studies
University of Toronto

Archie Brown, CMG, FBA
Emeritus Professor of Politics, St Antony’s College
University of Oxford

Anna Grzymala-Busse
Ronald and Eileen Weiser Professor of Political Science
University of Michigan

John Van Engen
Andrew V. Tackes Professor of Medieval History
University of Notre Dame

Michael Zuckert
Nancy R. Dreux Professor of Political Science
University of Notre Dame

2014

Russell A. Berman
Walter A. Haas Professor in the Humanities
Stanford University

Thomas Elsaesser
Professor of Film and Television Studies Emeritus
University of Amsterdam

Jennifer Herdt
Gilbert L. Stark Professor of Christian Ethics
Yale Divinity School

Peter Holland
McMeel Family Chair in Shakespeare Studies
University of Notre Dame

Alasdair MacIntyre
Professor of Philosophy Emeritus
University of Notre Dame

2013

Paolo Carozza
Professor of Law
Director of the Kellogg Institute for International Studies
University of Notre Dame

Harold James
Claude and Lore Kelly Professor in European Studies
Director, Program in Contemporary European Politics and Society
Princeton University

Jytte Klausen
Lawrence A. Wien Professor of International Cooperation
Brandeis University

Norman M. Naimark
Robert and Florence McDonnell Professor of Eastern European Studies
Director of the Division of International, Comparative, and Area Studies
Stanford University

Thomas F. X. Noble
Professor of History
University of Notre Dame

2012

Caryl Emerson
A. Watson Armour III University Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures
Princeton University

Don Howard
Professor of Philosophy
Director of the Reilly Center for Science, Technology, and Values
University of Notre Dame

Suzanne L. Marchand
Professor of History
Louisiana State University

Mark W. Roche
Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C. Professor of German Language and Literature
University of Notre Dame

Paul Woodruff
Professor of Philosophy
Inaugural Dean of the School of Undergraduate Studies
University of Texas at Austin

2011

Nancy Bermeo
Nuffield Professor of Comparative Politics, Nuffield College
University of Oxford

Felipe Fernández-Armesto
William P. Reynolds Professor of History
University of Notre Dame

Laura Engelstein
Henry S. McNeil Professor of History
Yale University

James Sheehan
Dickason Professor in the Humanities, Emeritus
Stanford University

Catherine H. Zuckert
Nancy Reeves Dreux Professor of Political Science
University of Notre Dame

2010

Piero Boitani
Professor of Comparative Literature
University of Rome, La Sapienza

Theodore J. Cachey, Jr.
Albert J. Ravarino Family Director of Dante and Italian Studies
Professor and Chair of the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures
University of Notre Dame

Donald Crafton
Professor and Chair, Department of Film, Television & Theatre
University of Notre Dame

Margaret W. Ferguson
Professor of English
University of California, Davis

Christopher B. Fox
Professor of English
Director of the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies
University of Notre Dame