Research and Scholarship

Building the future leadership of the Jewish community among Russian speakers rests on developing a broad knowledge base. Brandeis is in an exceptionally strong position to construct and disseminate this base of knowledge, building on its tradition of excellence in Jewish studies, the study of Eastern Europe, and research into contemporary Jewish life.

The institute aims to strengthen the field of Russian Jewish studies by providing grants to support research and scholarly publications in the field of Russian Jewish experience, developing academic courses and organizing academic events.

The institute’s programs the field of Research and Scholarship include:

Academic Courses

Scholar in Residence program

Scholarly Publications

Research Grants