FAU Lifelong Learning Society, Jupiter
Geoffrey P. Megargee, Ph.D.
 LLS New Instructor
 History

Geoffrey Megargee, Ph.D., holds the position of Senior Applied Research Scholar in the Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, where he is editor-in-chief of the Museum’s multi-volume Encyclopedia of Camps and Ghettos, 1933-1945. The first volume of that work, which appeared in June 2009, has won a National Jewish Book Award and the Association of Jewish Libraries’ Judaica Reference Award. Dr. Megargee received his Ph.D. in military history from Ohio State University and is the recipient of, among other honors, a Fulbright grant for research in Germany, upon which he based his book “Inside Hitler’s High Command” (winner of the Society for Military History’s 2001 Distinguished Book Award). He is also the author of “War of Annihilation: Combat and Genocide on the Eastern Front, 1941.”