Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies

The Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies (CHGS) is a faculty-led academic center on the campus of Salem State University in Salem, Massachusetts. The mission of the center is to advance interdisciplinary scholarship in the fields of Holocaust, genocide and memory studies, prepare educators to integrate the study of Holocaust and genocide into curricula and serve as a regional, national and international resource for those preparing to, researching or working in the fields of comparative genocide, education, human rights, refugee/asylum law and social/psychological issues of post-conflict societies.