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Now accepting applications for the 2018 Summer Institute for Israel Studies

The Summer Institute for Israel Studies provides a rigorously academic approach to the teaching of Israel Studies on college campuses. Since 2004, university and college faculty members are invited here to develop courses in history, politics, film, Jewish studies, religion, law, anthropology, linguistics, security studies, and more. 

Competitive fellowships are open to faculty members in the humanities and social sciences. 
Seminar at Brandeis: June 19 - July 1, 2018. Israel Study Tour: July 2 - 11, 2018.

Application deadline: January 22, 2018   Learn more


Essential Israel and Online Resource Site Launchedessential israel

The Schusterman Center's newest publication has just been published: Essential Israel: Essays for the 21st Century, co-edited by associate director Rachel Fish and founding director Ilan Troen.

Online Resource Site Launched
Israel Studies Resources
, the Schusterman Center's online resource site for Israel Studies, catalogues content on the modern State of Israel: lectures, webinars, public programming, publications, databases, archives and websites. Searchable by type of resource or by topic, it includes a featured collection curated several times a year, so check back often for the latest additions!