Lukas Meissel is a PhD candidate in Holocaust Studies at the University of Haifa, his doctoral project analyses photographs taken by SS men at concentration camps. Prior to his studies in Israel he worked as a historian in the Jewish community of Vienna, alongside serving as deputy chairperson for GEDENKDIENST, a Vienna-based NGO dealing with Holocaust Education. He had also worked on projects on behalf of Yad Vashem and since 2008 he had guided numerous study trips. Meissel received fellowships in Israel, the US, Germany and Austria and published on visual history, Holocaust Studies/Education, and antisemitism.
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