Whitney T Bendeck
March 02, 2016
University address: International Affairs
College of Social Sciences and Public Policy
Bellamy Building 0211
Florida State University
Tallahassee, Florida 32306-2161
Phone: 850/644-4418; Fax: 850/645-4981
E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org
2009 Ph.D., FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY. Major: History. 20th Century Europe, 19th Century Europe, Eastern Europe since 1815, East Asia and South Asia.
Whitney Bendeck. (2009). "A" Force of Deceit: The Origins of British Military Deception in North and East Africa during the Second World War.". Unpublished doctoral dissertation, FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY.
2004 MA, Florida State University. Major: History.
2001 BA, SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA UNIVERS. Major: History.
2012–present Assistant In, International Affairs, Florida State University.
2010–2012 Instructor (OPS), International Affairs, Florida State University.
2010–2012 Adjunct Instructor, History, Florida State University.
2011 Adjunct Instructor, Ctr for Acad & Prof Dev, Florida State University.
2001–2009 Graduate Teaching Assistant, History, Florida State University.
2008–2009 Teaching/Classroom Assistant, History, Florida State University.
2001–2004 Graduate Assistant, Institute on World War II and the Human Experience, Florida State University. Archival preservation, coordinating research and conducting oral histories. Managed the Tom Brokaw Collection.
Honors, Awards, and Prizes
Foreign Travel Research Award, International Affairs Foundation (2013). ($1,800).
Foreign Travel Award, Department of History, Florida State University (2008).
The Joe Richardson Teaching Award in Recognition of Excellence in Teaching, Department of History, Florida State University (2007).
Outstanding Honors Student Award, Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi (2001).
Guest Lectureship - Holocaust Institute for Educators (Summer 2013-present).
Directed Individual Study (INR5906)
Introduction to International Affairs (INS3003)
Modern China (INR5936)
Modern China (INR3932)
Europe in the Age of Total War (INR3932)
Europe in the Age of Total War (HIS4930)
Honors Work (INR4937)
Imperial China (INR5936)
Introduction to International Affairs (INR3003)
Special Topics in Asian Studies (ASN5935)
21st Century China (INR5936)
Hon: 20th C Hmn Rt Viol'n&Gen (INR3932)
Special Topics in Asian Studies (ASN4930)
Special Topics in History (HIS4930)
Communist China (INR5936)
EUROPE IN THE AGE TOTAL WAR (HIS4930)
Special Topics (INR3931)
Human Rights Violations and Genocide in 20th Century Europe (INR3933)
HUMAN RIGHTS VIOL & GENOCIDE (INR3933)
INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS (INR4905)
Special Topics in International Affairs (INR3932)
Age of Total War (INR3932)
EUROPE IN THE AGE OF TOTAL WAR (HIS4930)
History of Asia (ASH3100)
Special Topics in International Affairs (INR5936)
Directed Individual Study (INR4905)
Directed Individual Study (ASN4905)
20th-Century Europe: A Survey (EUH3206)
The Holocaust in Historical Perspective (EUH4241)
The Holocaust in Historical Perspective (EUH5249)
The Modern World Since 1815 (WOH1030)
Bachelor's Committee Chair
Ploch, A., student. The One-Child Policy in China. [Defending Spring 2016]
Williams, B., student. An Analysis of Regional Alliances: The Concert of Europe and the Arab League. [Defending Spring 2016]
King, J., student. Restorative and Retributive Justice Techniques: A Case Study of the Former Yugoslavia.
Toro, E., student. Legal Protection of Migrants in the U.S. and Shanghai.
Leoni, M., student. North Korea: Changing Political Culture in the 21st Century.
Haley, R., student. China Wants to Change the World (They Just Won't Admit It).
Payne, S., student. Female Empowerment and Environmental Protection: A Nepal Case Study.
Bachelor's Committee Member
McGuyre, H., student. Affected Effectors: A Comparison of Effects of Two Influential Women of World War II.
Mendez, F., student. Comparing Autocracies: Does Trade Reduce the Probability of Conflict Initiation?.
Barragan, C., student. Defining Arabism: Politicization of Religion in Early Nationalist Ideology.
Forero, L., student. Democracy and Political Islam: Evaluating Erdogan's Politics on Turkish Society.
Cook, A., student. Humanizing the Enemy.
Supervision of Student Research Not Related to Thesis or Dissertation
Elkington, C. (Sep 2015–Apr 2016).
McConnell, O. (Sep 2015–Apr 2016).
McCurdy, D. (Aug–Dec 2015).
Schneider, B. (Sep 2014–Apr 2015).
Bendeck, W. (2017). Spring Break Study Abroad to London for INS 3003. FSU International Programs.
Bendeck, W. (2016). Study Abroad Program to Prague. FSU International Programs.
Bendeck, W. (2014). Study Abroad Program to Prague. FSU International Programs.
Research and Original Creative Work
Bendeck, W. (contract). Diversion and Deception: "A" Force Operations in Europe and the Mediterranean, 1943-1945. Manuscript under contract for publication, University of Oklahoma Press.
Bendeck, W. T. (2013). "A" Force: The Origins of British Deception During the Second World War. Naval Institute Press.
Bendeck, W. (2015). Review. In Jill Edwards (Ed.), El Alamein and the Struggle for North Africa: International Persepctives from the Twenty-first Century (pp. 38-39). History: Reviews of New Books.
Bendeck, W. T. (2011). Review. In B.Jack Copeland (Ed.), Colossus: The Secrets of Bletchley Park's Codebreaking Computers (pp. 86). History: Reviews of New Books; Routledge: Taylor & Francis Group.
Bendeck, W. T. (2011). Review. In Oliver Lindsay, & John Harris (Eds.), The Battle for Hong Kong 1941-1945; Hostage to Fortune (pp. 56-57). History: Reviews of New Books; Routledge: Taylor & Francis Group.
Invited Lectures and Readings of Original Work
Bendeck, W. (2015, January). "A" Force Book Talk, WWII Writer's Weekend. Delivered at The Institute on World War II and the Human Experience & FSU Museum of Fine Arts, FSU Museum of Fine Arts. (National)
Bendeck, W. (2014, January). "A" Force: The Birth of Organized Deception. Delivered at National World War II Museum, New Orleans, LA. (State)
Florida State University
FSU University Service
Faculty Advisor, Freedom at FSU (2014–present).
Directive Committee Member, Honors in the Major Thesis (2012–present).
Interview Panel, Presidential Scholars Program (2015).
Faculty Advisor, No Labels at FSU (2011–2013).
FSU College Service
Interview Panel, Social Science Scholars Program (2013–present).
FSU Department Service
Committee Member, Master's Comprehensive Exam in International Affairs program (2011–present).
Program Representative, Graduate Policy Committee, QER (2013).
FSU Institute or Center Service
Lecturer, Holocaust Institute for Educators (2013–present).
Service to Professional Associations
Commentator, Religion and Nationalism, World War II and Religion Conference (2012).
School Advisory Committee (SAC) Parent Member, Shadeville Elementary School - Wakulla County (2015–present).