Contact Department about Doctoral Degrees, M.A.- Holocaust Studies
The following topics have been established as the main areas for
research in the Centre: studies on the persecution and murder of
European Jews; the history of anti–Semitism; the German extreme
Right; and comparative studies of societies in total war.
In addition, the Research Centre runs a programme of lectures,
seminars, conferences and visiting scholarships. In its first five years
the Centre has attracted major international figures in the fi eld of
Holocaust Research: speakers have included Robert Jan van Pelt,
Ulrich Herbert, Reinhard Rürup, Dina Porat, David Cesarani, Saul
Friedländer and Geoffrey Hartman.
The Centre also has a large collection of documents on the Holocaust
which are used for MA teaching and as the basis for dissertations and
theses. PhD students are already working on these and the Centre has
plans to make them more widely available electronically.