Srijita Pal


University of Southern California


Dr. Paul Lerner

Academic Interests:

First World War Studies
Military Medicine


The War within the War: the 1918 Influenza Pandemic on the Western Front

Bio Note:

Srijita is a doctoral student at the University of Southern California, where she studies the intersection of war and disease in modern Europe. Her dissertation looks at the 1918 influenza pandemic in the French and German armies, a topic that she has been working on since 2016. In addition to her Master’s degree in World History from New York University, she also holds Bachelor’s degrees in both Microbiology and History from the University of California, Davis.

Added October 2021

Stacks Image 3855