Dr. Gustavo Guzmán
Gustavo Guzmán is a historian specializing in Jewish history and antisemitism in Latin America. He has a Ph.D. in History from Tel Aviv University (2021), where he wrote a dissertation on Chilean right-wing attitudes toward Jews, under the supervision of Prof. Raanan Rein. Top academic institutions in Israel and Germany – including the Vidal Sassoon International Center for the Study of Antisemitism (Hebrew University of Jerusalem), the Stephen Roth Institute for the Study of Contemporary Antisemitism and Racism (Tel Aviv University), and the Center for the Study of Antisemitism (Technical University of Berlin) – recognized the originality of Dr. Guzmán's dissertation.
Dr. Guzmán is author of Attitudes of the Chilean Right toward Jews: From Acceptable Undesirables to Respected Businessmen (Leiden/Boston: Brill, 2022) and multiple papers on Jewish history and antisemitism in Latin America. He was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Potsdam's Institute for Jewish Studies (2021–2022). His current research is about General Augusto Pinochet, Israel, and the Jews (1973–1998).