Mandel Professor of Jewish Education
Hornstein Program in Jewish Professional Leadership
Near Eastern and Judaic Studies
Teacher education and learning to teach; beginning teaching; mentoring; Jewish education; professional development of teachers.
Sharon Feiman-Nemser is the Mandel Professor of Jewish Education and the Director of the Mandel Center for Studies in Jewish Education. Before coming to Brandeis in 2001, she served on the faculties of the University of Chicago and Michigan State University where she directed innovative teacher educaton programs and conducted research on teacher education and teacher learning.
Columbia University, Ed.D.
University of Chicago, M.A.
University of Michigan, B.A.
Awards and Honors
Distinguished Educator Award, Assoc. of Teacher Educators (2013)
Honorable Mention, Outstanding Book Award, American Assoc. of Colleges of Teacher Education for Teachers as Learners (2012) (2013)
Distinguished Faculty Award, Michigan State University (1996)
Margaret Lindsey Award for Outstanding Research, American Association of College Teacher Education (1996)
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