Competition: US & Canada
University of Nebraska
As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1939–40:
GINSBURG, MICHAEL: Appointed for a study of the social policy of the Roman Emperors in their efforts to improve the conditions of the economically weaker groups of Roman society; tenure, twelve months from September 1, 1939.
Born September 1, 1900, in Russia. Education: Demidoff Law College, Russia, LL.B., 1921; University of Leningrad, LL.D., 1926; University of Berlin, 1926–27; University of Paris, D.Litt., 1929; Ecole du Louvre, Diplomé, 1929.
Lecturer in Law, 1924–26, University of Leningrad; Professor of Roman Law, 1929–31, Russian College of Law, Paris; Lecturer, 1930—31, University of Paris; Assistant Professor of Classics, 1931–35, Associate Professor, 1935—, University of Nebraska.
Publications: (English translations of titles published in Russian are starred) *Jewish Necropolis in Ancient Rome, 1926; Rome et la Judée: Contribution à l’Histoire de leurs Relations Politiques, 1929. Articles and reviews in *Annals of the Institute of Legal Studies, Jewish Quarterly Review, Prairie Schooner, Classical Philology, Transactions of the American Philological Association, Future, Revue de Philologie, Nebraksa Alumnus, Eleusis, Quarterly of the American Interprofessional Institute, American Historical Review, Illinois Law Review, Revue des Etudes Juives, American Journal of Philology.