Dr. Efraim Zuroff

Dr, Zuroff presenting to a full house at Pellissippi State CC in Knoxville.
Dr, Zuroff presenting to a full house at Pellissippi State CC in Knoxville.

Dr. Efraim Zuroff is the Director of the Wiesenthal Center in Jerusalem, an international organization dedicated to Holocaust research, the prosecution of Nazi war criminals, and confronting antisemitism.

As the world’s last Nazi hunter, Dr. Zuroff co-created the project, “Operation Last Chance” that investigates and convicts Nazi war criminals. He is internationally recognized for his role in the arrest, extradition of prosecution of Dinko Šakić, the fascist commandant of Jasenovac Concentration Camp. Dr. Zuroff is also the author of five hundred scholarly articles, publications, and books about the Holocaust and related subjects. His works include: Occupation Nazi-Hunter, Operation Last Chance, Our People, and the Simon Wiesenthal Center’s “Annual Status Report on the Investigation and Prosecution of Nazi War Criminals.”

 

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