Zsuzsanna Ozsváth

Zsuzsanna Ozsváth


  • Holocaust
  • poets of the Holocaust
  • Hungarian poetry
  • 20th-century German and Hungarian literature
  • 20th-century German and Hungarian history


Charles Lilly

Expert at a Glance

Zsuzsanna Ozsváth, Ph.D. School of Arts and Humanities

Leah and Paul Lewis Chair of Holocaust Studies and Director of the Ackerman Center for Holocaust Studies in the School of Arts and Humanities at the University of Texas at Dallas

Ozsváth founded the Holocaust Studies program at UT Dallas. She is the co-recipient of one of the most prestigious Hungarian literary awards, the Milán Füst Prize from the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. She also is a recipient of the Fulbright Award.

For the past 20 years, she has organized lecture series and international conferences on the Holocaust.

Ozsváth received her Ph.D. in German Literature from the University of Texas at Austin.

Updated: November 29, 2011