Deity and Divine Agency in the Hebrew Bible

Professor Debra Ballentine will discuss Daniel O. McClellan’s 2020 dissertation, “Deity and Divine...

Jewish Studies Faculty Members are Promoted

We are please to share that three faculty members in the Department of Jewish Studies have been...

Prof. Michal Raucher Announces New Book

Professor Michal Rauher announces the publication of her new book, Conceiving Agency: Reproductive...

Prof. Nancy Sinkoff speaks on Book

Professor Nancy Sinkoff will be speaking on her new book, From Left to Right: Lucy S. Dawidowicz, the New...

The Deep Roots of Modern Anti-Judaism

Professor Paola Tartakoff will speak on "the Deep Roots of Modern Anti-Judaism" in the series...

Anglo-Israel Archaeological Society Talk with Prof. Rendsburg

"Jews in Arabia"  Professor Gary Rendsburg, Blanche and Irving Laurie Chair in Jewish History Tuesday, Sept...

Prof. Michal Raucher Wins AAJR Cooperative Grant

AAJR Cross-Institutional Cooperative Grant Recipients  AMERICAN ACADEMY FOR JEWISH RESEARCH Congratulates...

Prof. Gary Rendsburg in the Washington Post

The Museum of the Bible is winning over some of its biggest critics: Jewish scholars The prominent...

Congratulations, 2020 Paul Robeson Scholar!

Rebecca Chanin (class of 2020), double major in Political Science and Middle Eastern Studies, with...

Hebrew 405 at Michigan State University offered to Rutgers students

Prof. Shachar Pinsker offers an advanced Hebrew course at the University of Michigan in the coming...

Lifetime Achievement Award for Prof. Yael Zerubavel

Professor Yael Zerubavel is the winner of the AIS Lifetime Achievement Award for 2019. This award...

Virtual Celebration

Department of Jewish Studies and Allen and Joan Bildner Center for the Study of Jewish Life  Virtual...

Is There a Jewish Continuity Crisis?

TIMES OF CRISIS AND OPPORTUNITY: AN ONLINE SERIES WITH JTS FACULTY AND FELLOWS Is There a Jewish...

Take a Virtual Coffee Break

Click on over and chat about Jewish Studies Fall 2020 courses View Flyer     2020 Courses Paola...

Extended Deadline for Student Award Applications

Student Awards DEADLINE EXTENDED! Spring 2020 award applications now being accepted until April 1. Click...

Professor Nancy Sinkoff's new book published

From Left to Right: Lucy S. Dawidowicz, the New York Intellectuals, and the Politics of Jewish...

Orthodox Female Clergy Embodying Religious Authority

"Orthodox Female Clergy Embodying Religious Authority" article by Assistant Professor, Michal...

Dept. Chair, Paola Tartakoff, Announces New Book

Department Chair and Associate Professor, Paola Tartakoff's new book, Conversion, Circumcision, and...

How Do We Honor an anti-Feminist on International Women's Day?

Professor Nancy Sinkoff writes article on honoring anti-feminist American Jewish women during...