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Jewish Studies Faculty

Orit Avishai
Sociology/Women’s Studies, Rose Hill
gender, sexuality, marriage, education, Jewish Orthodoxy

Edward Bristow
History, Lincoln Center
modern Europe, Holocaust and genocide, interfaith dialogue, antisemitism

Doron Ben-Atar
History, Lincoln Center
US history, history of sexuality, the US in the Middle East, modern Israel, antisemitism

Ayala Fader
Anthropology, Lincoln Center
Jewish ethnography, religion, language and culture, gender, childhood, urban anthropology

Emanuel Fiano
Theology, Rose Hill
Syriac Christianity, late ancient intellectual history, Jewish-Christian relations, history and historigraphy of Jewish, Judaizing, and Semitic Christianities

Anne Golomb Hoffman
English, Lincoln Center
modern Hebrew and Jewish literature, psychoanalytic and feminist theory; gender studies; narratology and the late-nineteenth and early twentieth-century novel

Karina Hogan
Theology, Lincoln Center
Hebrew Bible and Second Temple period Judaism, especially wisdom and apocalyptic literature, and early biblical interpretation

Sarit Kattan Gribetz
Theology, Rose Hill
ancient Judaism, rabbinic literature, time and calendars, women and gender, religious polemics, Jewish-Christian relations

Russell Pearce
Fordham Law, Lincoln Center
legal profession, legal ethics, ethics and culture, Jewish legal ethics, interreligious dialogue

Nina Rowe
Art History, Rose Hill
medieval art, illuminated manuscripts, medievalism, historiography, Jewish-Christian relations in the Middle Ages

Daniel Soyer
History, Rose Hill
modern Jewish history, American immigration, American Jewish history

Magda Teter
History, Rose Hill/Lincoln Center
medieval and early modern Jewish history, Jewish-Christian relations, early modern Europe, eastern Europe

Affiliated Faculty

Julita Haber
Gabelli School of Business, Rose Hill
organizational behavior and impressions of competency

Eve Keller
English & Honors Program, Rose Hill
Literature, science, and medicine of early modern England, Milton, body studies

Fellows and Visiting Scholars in Jewish Studies 2020-2021

Fordham Distinguished Visiting Scholar
Moshe Rosman, Bar Ilan University

Rabin-Shvidler Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Columbia and Fordham
Alon Tam (Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania)

Salo Baron New Voices in Jewish Studies Fellows
Pratima Gopalakrishnan, Ph.D. Yale University
Rebekka Grossman, Ph.D. Hebrew University in Jerusalem
Roy Holler, Ph.D. Indiana University

NYPL-Fordham Fellows in Jewish Studies
Ariel Cohen, University of Virginia
Ephraim Shoham-Steiner, Ben-Gurion University
Zohar Segev, University of Haifa
Sharon Weltman, Louisiana State University

CJH-Fordham Fellow in Jewish-Christian Relations
Anne Blankenship, North Dakota State University

Center for Jewish Studies Fellow
Dana Fishkin, Touro College