Raphael Lemkin Engaged Scholar Award

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On December 5th, 2017, Robert Jay Lifton was the first recipient of the Raphael Lemkin Engaged Scholar Award given by the Rutgers Center for the Study of Genocide and Human Rights (CGHR). At the award event Dr. Lifton gave a lecture entitled, “Research as Witness: What I’ve Learned from Hiroshima Survivors, Vietnam Veterans, and Nazi Doctors.” The award is “meant to recognize leading public intellectuals who have produced exemplary scholarship while grappling with the most pressing global challenges.”

Program for Robert Jay Lifton CGHR Event