2014-15 Faculty

NEJS faculty members

Please Note:

Click on name to see biographical information.

Phone numbers are (781) 736-(Four-digit extension).

Email addresses are name@brandeis.edu.

Name
Extension
Email
Program
Office
Office Hours
Abusch, Tzvi
62969
abusch
The Bible and Ancient Near East (BANE) Lown 313
Antebi, Guy
62952
antebi
Hebrew Language ASAC 312

Azoni, Rasha
62937
rashazoni


Arabic language

Lown 207
Brettler, Marc
62968
brettler
The Bible and Ancient Near East (BANE) Lown 311 On leave spring 2015
Brooten, Bernadette
62978
brooten
The Bible and Ancient Near East (BANE) Mandel  113 On leave 2014-15
Decter, Jonathan
62960
decter
Jewish Studies Lown 310
El-Tobgui, Carl Sharif
Director, Arabic
62071
eltobgui
Arabic Language and Literature Lown 206
Feiman-Nemser, Sharon
62946
snemser
Jewish Education ASAC 125 On leave 2014-15
Fishman, Sylvia
62065
fishman
Jewish Studies Lown 308 On leave 2014-15
Freeze, ChaeRan
62987
cfreeze
Jewish Studies Lown 312 On leave 2014-15

Hascal, Sara
62955
hascal


Hebrew Language

ASAC 326
Karjala, David
62973
dkarjala
Arabic Language Lown 207
Kellman, Ellie
62129
kellman
Jewish Studies Lown 300b
Kimelman, Reuven
62963
kimelman
Jewish Studies Lown 208
Levisohn, Jon
62941
levisohn
Jewish Education ASAC 125
Levy, Avigdor
Emeritus
levy
Middle Eastern Studies
Lumbard, Joseph
62971
lumbard
Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies Lown 209
Makiya, Kanan
62967
kmakiya
Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies Heller 363
Mirsky, Yehudah
63977
mirsky
Israel/Jewish Studies Mandel 318

Ofengenden, Ari
Director,
Hebrew Language and Literature Program

Hebrew Language and Literature ASAC
Polonsky, Antony
62980
polonsky
Jewish Studies Lown 110 On leave 2014-15
Porath, Bonit
62972
porath
Hebrew & Arabic Languages ASAC 322

Ravid, Benjamin
Emeritus
ravid

Medieval and Early Modern Jewish History
Reinharz, Jehuda
68581
jreinhar
Modern Jewish History Lown 304
Rivo, Sharon
68658
rivo
Jewish Studies Lown 102
Sarna, Jonathan
Chair (spring 2015)
62977
sarna
Jewish Studies Lown 213b 

Sheppard, Eugene
Director of Graduate Studies
62965
sheppard

Jewish Studies

Lown 307

Shorr, Esther
62975
shorr

Hebrew & Arabic Languages ASAC 314
Smith, Ellen
62998
esmith2
Jewish Studies Lown 204
Szobel, Ilana
Undergraduate Advising Head
65230
szobel
Jewish Studies Mandel 313
Troen, Ilan
66220
troen
Israel/ Jewish Studies Mandel 307 (On leave fall 2014)
Wright, David
Chair (fall 2014)
62957
wright
The Bible and Ancient Near East (BANE) Lown 309