2015-16 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
Azoni-Hannigan, Rasha
62937
rashazoni
Arabic Language Lown 207

T 9:00-9:30 AM & 12:20-1:20 PM
F 9:00-9:30 AM

Ben-Or, Aviv
62984
aviv
Israel Studies Lown 110 M 11-1
Bialer, Uri
65923
msbialer
Israel Studies Mandel 317 T, Th 2-3 
Antebi, Guy
62952
antebi
Hebrew Language ASAC 312
Brooten, Bernadette
62978
brooten
The Bible and Ancient Near East (BANE) Mandel  113 M, W 2:15-3:00 
and by appointment
Brosh, Aliza
62956
aliza
Hebrew Language ASAC 316 T 11-12 
and by appointment
Brown deVost, Bronson
62968
bronson
The Bible and its Interpretation Lown 311 M 3-5
and by appointment
Decter, Jonathan
Chair
62960
decter
Jewish Studies Lown 210 T 2:30-4:30
Dhanani, Alnoor
62971
adhanani
Classical Islam Lown 209
Ellenson, David
62764
dellenson
Israel / Jewish Studies Mandel 307 T, W, Th
3:30-4:45
and by appointment
El-Tobgui, Carl Sharif
Director, Arabic
62071
eltobgui
Arabic Language and Literature Lown 206 On leave Fall 2015
Feiman-Nemser, Sharon
62946
snemser
Jewish Education ASAC 111 W 12:30-2:30
Fishman, Sylvia
62065
fishman
Jewish Studies Lown 308 T 2-4
and by appointment

Freeze, ChaeRan
Director of Graduate Studies
62987
cfreeze

Jewish Studies Lown 312 T 2:15-3:15
F 12:30-1:30

Hascal, Sara
62955
hascal

Hebrew Language ASAC 320

Hussein, Mostafa
62937
mostafa

Arabic Langauge Lown 207 M, W 11-12
Karjala, David
62973
dkarjala
Arabic Language Lown 206 M, W, Th 12-1
and by appointment
Kellman, Ellie
62129
kellman
Jewish Studies Lown 300b On leave 2015-16
Kimelman, Reuven
62963
kimelman
Jewish Studies Lown 208

T 12:30-2:00
F 12:30-1:00

Krasner, Jonathan
62372
jkrasner
Jewish Education ASAC 123 M 3:30-5
and by appointment
Levisohn, Jon
62941
levisohn
Jewish Education ASAC 125 W 3-5
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Makiya, Kanan
62967
kmakiya
Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies Lemburg 228 T 2:30-4:30
Mirsky, Yehudah
63977
mirsky
Israel/Jewish Studies Mandel 318 W 11-12
and by appointment

Ofengenden, Ari
Director
62979
ario

Hebrew Language and Literature ASAC 326
Polonsky, Antony
62980
polonsky
Jewish Studies Lown 110 On leave 2015-16
Porath, Bonit
62972
porath
Hebrew & Arabic Languages ASAC 322 On leave Fall 2015
Reinharz, Jehuda
68581
jreinhar
Modern Jewish History Lown 304
Rivo, Sharon
68658
rivo
Jewish Film Lown 102 Not teaching fall 2015
Sarna, Jonathan
62977
sarna
Jewish Studies Lown 213b M 3:30-4:30
and by appointment

Sheppard, Eugene
62965
sheppard

Jewish Studies

Lown 307 On leave Fall 2015

Shakow, Aaron
65331
ashakow

Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies

Lemburg 108

Sherman, Tina
62984
tsherman

Biblical Hebrew

Lown 110 W 11-1
and by appointment

Shorr, Esther
62975
shorr

Hebrew & Arabic Languages ASAC 314 M, W 12-1
Smith, Ellen
62998
esmith2
Jewish Studies Lown 204 T 12-1
W 12-2
Szobel, Ilana
Undergraduate Advising Head
65230
szobel
Jewish Studies Mandel 313 T, Th 12-1
Troen, Ilan
66220
troen
Israel / Jewish Studies Mandel 307 On leave Fall 2015
Warren, David
62971
davidhwarren
Classical Islam Lown 209 M 12-1
W 1-2
Wright, David
62957
wright
The Bible and Ancient Near East (BANE) Lown 309