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  Graduate School–New Brunswick 2010–2012 Programs, Faculty, and Courses Jewish Studies 563  

Jewish Studies 563

Programs Offered:
Master of Arts in Jewish Studies; Certificate in Jewish Studies

Director of the Graduate Program: Gary A. Rendsburg, 12 College Avenue, College Avenue Campus (732-932-2033)

Members of the Graduate Faculty:

Jonathan Gribetz, Assistant Professor of Jewish Studies and History, SAS; Ph.D., Columbia
Modern Mideast history; Zionism; Jewish-Arab encounter

Gary A. Rendsburg, Professor of Jewish Studies and History, SAS; Ph.D., New York
Bible; Dead Sea scrolls; Hebrew language

Jeffrey Shandler, Professor of Jewish Studies, SAS; Ph.D., Columbia
Contemporary Jewish life; Yiddish; media; visual culture

Nancy Sinkoff, Associate Professor of Jewish Studies and History, SAS; Ph.D., Columbia
Polish Jewish history; modern Jewish politics; Enlightenment

Paola Tartakoff, Assistant Professor of Jewish Studies and History, SAS; Ph.D., Columbia
Medieval Jewish history; Jewish-Christian relations; medieval and early modern Iberia

Azzan Yadin-Israel, Associate Professor of Jewish Studies, SAS; Ph.D., California (Berkeley)
Rabbinic literature; hermeneutics

Yael Zerubavel, Professor of Jewish Studies and History, SAS; Ph.D., Pennsylvania
Israel studies; Jewish memory

Associate Members of the Graduate Faculty:

Maurice Elias, Professor of Psychology, SAS; Ph.D., Connecticut
School-based interventions; prevention; social-emotional intelligence

Leslie Fishbein, Associate Professor of American Studies, SAS; Ph.D., Harvard
American studies

Ziva Galili, Professor of History, SAS; Ph.D., Columbia
Modern Russia; Eastern Europe

Judith Gerson, Associate Professor of Sociology and Women's and Gender Studies, SAS; Ph.D., Cornell
Gender; work; social theory

David Greenberg, Associate Professor of Journalism and Media Studies and History, SC&I/SAS; Ph.D., Columbia
Twentieth-century United States; political and cultural

Paul Hanebrink, Associate Professor of History and Jewish Studies, SAS; Ph.D., Chicago
Modern East Central Europe; the history of nationalism and anti-Semitism as modern political ideologies; religion in the modern nation-state

Martha B. Helfer, Associate Professor of German, SAS; Ph.D., Stanford
Eighteenth- and 19th-century literature; aesthetic theory; gender studies; German-Jewish studies

Michael Levine, Professor of German, SAS; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins
Nineteenth- and 20th-century German literature; literary theory; intellectual history

Phyllis Mack, Professor of History and Women's and Gender Studies, SAS; Ph.D., Cornell
Early modern French and English history; women's history

Barbara Reed, Associate Professor of Journalism and Media Studies, SC&I; Ph.D., Ohio State
Ethnic press; history and contemporary; magazine journalism

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