Prof. Senderovich is a scholar of Russian Jewish literature and culture. His current book project, How the Soviet Jew Was Made: Culture and Mobility after the Revolution explores the emergence of the “Soviet Jew” as a cultural concept. His translation, from the Yiddish, of David Bergelson’s Judgment: A Novel is forthcoming with Northwestern University Press in 2017. Prof. Senderovich also studies contemporary literature written by Soviet-born Jewish Russians, particularly in America. In addition to his scholarship, Senderovich organizes public cultural programming and contributes to popular newspapers and magazines including the Los Angeles Review of Books and The Forward. He received his PhD from Harvard in 2010.