The Schusterman Center hosts the following faculty and scholars at Brandeis in 2016-2017:
News of former Schusterman doctoral and post-doc fellows.
New at the Schusterman Center
Faculty: Apply for the Summer Institute on Israel StudiesSummer Institute for Israel Studies
at Brandeis June 20 - July 2, 2017
in Israel July 3 - 12, 2017
The Summer Institute for Israel Studies has just been recognized by the Jim Joseph Foundation as a "Featured Grantee" having trained 269 professors since 2004 to teach about Israel in their universities. For details and application - due January 21st...
Jewishness in Israel – Online Course in January
This online course is being offered to Brandeis alumni and members of the Brandeis National Committee in January 17 - February 7, 2017. Professor David Ellenson will be engaging with the topic, providing readings and answering questions. For details...
Association of Israel Studies Conference, June 12-14, 2017
The Schusterman Center and Brandeis University will be hosting the 33rd annual meeting of the Association of Israel Studies: "A Century after Balfour: Vision and Reality," June 12-14, 2017. The Call for Papers has been issued and the deadline is January 15, 2017. Details for submission of achievement awards can be found on the website and include Lifetime Achievement, Young Scholar, Best Book, Best Dissertation, and Best Graduate Paper from the previous meeting.
Highlights of Center Events
Video and Audio of Israel and the Media Conference, April 3-4, 2016.
Podcast of author Ronit Matalon in FA/NEJS class "Breaking Boundaries in Contemporary Israeli Culture" October 16, 2015
Ambassador Dennis Ross speaks at Brandeis March 26, 2015. For the video...
Ari Shavit spoke about his bestseller My Promised Land: The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel on January 27, 2014. Video.
Amos Oz, world-renowned novelist, activist and public intellectual spoke of his personal perspective on Israel.
Videocast of Israel: A Personal Perspective and more...
Justice Richard Goldstone and respondent Ambassador Dore Gold discussed the challenge of the U.N. Gaza Report in November 2009. More...