Bonit Porath, is a senior lecturer in Hebrew. She teaches classes at all levels, from novice to advanced, integrating culture with language teaching. Her special area of interest is the history of the Hebrew language and the revival of Modern Hebrew. She also teaches at the Brandeis-Middlebury School of Hebrew.
In addition to her teaching at Brandeis, she developed materials for the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL), wrote test materials for the Educational Testing Services, Princeton (ETS), and is developing reading and listening comprehension tests for the National Middle East Language Resource Center (NMELRC).
She is the coordinator of the Brandeis chapter of Eta Beta Rho, the national scholarship honor society for students of Hebrew language and culture.
Porath is a co-author of "Brandeis Modern Hebrew."