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Faculty

Find Graduate Center and CUNY faculty doing work in the field of Jewish Studies below.

André Aciman
Graduate Center; Comparative Literature, French
 Office phone: 212-817-8170
 aaciman@gc.cuny.edu
Current interests and/or areas of publication:
      Memory, Diaspora, Sephardic Studies, 17th Century


Isaac Alteras
Queens College; History
 Office phone:718-997-5373
 isaac.alteras@qc.cuny.edu
Current interests and/or areas of publication:
      US-Israeli relations, modern Jewish history


Elissa Bemporad
Queens College; History
 Office phone:718-997-5365
 elissa.bemporad@qc.cuny.edu
Current interests and/or areas of publication:
      Russian and Eastern European Jewish history, gender, genocide studies


Yitzhak Berger
Hunter College; Hebrew Division
 Office phone: 212-772-5058
 bergeryd@hotmail.com
Current interests and/or areas of publication:
      Biblical interpretation; biblical narrative


Randolph Braham
Graduate Center; Holocaust Studies
Professor Emeritus
 Office phone: 212-817-1949
 rbraham@gc.cuny.edu
Current interests and/or areas of publication:
      Hungarian Holocaust Studies


Francesca Bregoli
Queens College; History
 Office phone:718-997-5410
 Francesca.bregoli@qc.cuny.edu
Current interests and/or areas of publication:
      Eighteenth-century Italian and Sephardi Jewish history


Mikhal Dekel
City College; English & Comparative Literature
 Office phone:Use email
 Mikhal.dekel@gmail.com
Current interests and/or areas of publication:
      Trauma and memory studies, emotions, Jewish Studies, Modern Hebrew literature


Sharon Flatto
Brooklyn College; Judaic Studies
 Office phone:718.951.5229
 sflatto@brooklyn.cuny.edu


Arnold Franklin
Hunter College; Classical and Oriental Studies
 Office phone: 212-772-4968
 afrankli@hunter.cuny.edu
Current interests and/or areas of publications:
      Jewish culture in the medieval Islamic world 


Judith Friedlander
Hunter College; Anthropology
 Office phone:212-650-3155
 judith.friedlander@hunter.cuny.edu
Current interests and/or areas of publication:
      Ethnicity and minority cultures, gender and feminist theory; Latin America, US, Europe


Rivka Friedman
Hunter College; Hebrew Division, Classical and Oriental Studies
Office phone: 212-772-5107
 rfriedma@hunter.cuny.edu
Current interests and/or areas of publication:
      Modern Hebrew Literature


Jane S. Gerber
Graduate Center; History, Center for Jewish Studies
 Office phone: 212-817-1946
 gerberjs@aol.com
Current interests and/or areas of publication:
    
  Sephardic and Middle Eastern Jewry- particularly medieval-early modern


Samuel Heilman
Queens College; Sociology
 Office phone:718-997-2832
 heilman@qc.cuny.edu


Jack Jacobs
John Jay College, Graduate Center; Political Science
 Office phone: 212-817-8701
 jjacobs@gc.cuny.edu
Current interests and/or areas of publication:
  
    Jewish socialist and labor movements, Jewish politics in Eastern Europe, the Frankfurt School on Antisemitism and the image of the Jew


Amy Kratka
Assistant Director, Jewish Studies Program
City College; Foreign Languages & Literature
 Office phone: 212-650-6790
 KratkaCCNY@yahoo.com
Current interests and/or areas of publication:

      Postwar and contemporary Jewish American fiction


Sara Reguer
Brooklyn College; Judaic Studies
 Office phone:718-951-5229
 sreguer@brooklyn.cuny.edu
Current interests and/or areas of publication:

      Mandate Palestine/modern Israel, the history of Jewish women, Italian Jewry, and the Jews of the Middle East and North Africa.


Mark Rosenblum
Queens College; History
 Office phone:718-997-5293
 mark.rosenblum@qc.cuny.edu
Current interests and/or areas of publication:

      Modern Middle East, Israeli-Palestinian conflict, conflict resolution


Laura S. Schor
Hunter College; History
 lschor@hunter.cuny.edu
Current interests and/or areas of publication:

      British Mandate in Palestine


Robert M. Seltzer
Hunter College, Graduate Center; History Department, Hunter Jewish Social Studies Program
 Office phone: 212-772-5490
 rseltzer@hunter.cuny.edu
Current interests and/or areas of publication:

      Jewish historiography, modern Jewish intellectual history, the work of Simon Dubnow


Miryam Segal
Director of Religious Studies Program
Queens College; Hebrew
 Office phone:718-997-5570
 miryam.segal@qc.cuny.edu
Current interests and/or areas of publication:

      Language politics, Zionism and modern Hebrew literary history; Yiddish and Russian influences on Hebrew literature


Robert Moses Shapiro
Brooklyn College; Judaic Studies
 Office phone: 718-951-5000, ext. 3990
 rshapiro@brooklyn.cuny.edu
Current interests and/or areas of publication:

      East European Jewry, Poland and Polish Jews, Holocaust, Yiddish language and literature, Jewish communal autonomy and organization, Lodz Ghetto


David Sorkin
Distinguished Professor; Jack H. Skirball Director of the Center for Jewish Studies
Graduate Center; History
 Office phone:212-817-7235
 dsorkin@gc.cuny.edu
Current interests and/or areas of publication:
 
     Jewish History, European Intellectual History


Karen Stern
Brooklyn College; History
 Office phone:718-951-4504
 kstern@brooklyn.cuny.edu
Current interests and/or areas of publication:
  
    Archaeology, history & religion: Mediterranean cultural history & the material culture of Jews in the Greco-Roman world.