History and Art History
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Benjamin M. Schneider

Benjamin M. Schneider

Benjamin M. Schneider

20th Century U.S. History, U.S. and the World, Military History, War Crimes, The World Wars, Imperial Japan

Benjamin M. Schneider is a Presidential Scholar and a doctoral candidate in History at George Mason University. He received his B.A. from the University of Rochester, and an M.A. from The George Washington University. His major field is 20th century U.S. history, with an emphasis on the U.S. and the world, with minor fields in European military history from 1500-1914, and Imperial Japan from 1854-1949. His research interests include American military history and foreign policy, war crimes, international and military law, and military psychology. He is currently working on a dissertation dealing with military justice and American war criminals in the European Theater of Operations during the Second World War.

Grants and Fellowships

Presidential Scholar 2013-2016


M.A The George Washington University, 2010
B.A. University of Rochester, 2008