Highlighted Seminars 2014-2015

  • Gideon Aran: Studying Palestinian Suicide Terrorism in Israel

  • Yael Aronoff: The Political Psychology of Israeli Prime Ministers - When Hardliners Opt for Peace

  • Anita Shapira: Ben-Gurion - Father of Modern Israel

Seminar topics from previous semesters.

Schusterman Scholars Seminar

The Schusterman Center's bi-monthly Scholars Seminar on Israel Studies provides a multi-disciplinary forum for our doctoral students, faculty and related scholars to deepen the scholarship in the field.

By invitation only, interested participants are welcome to submit an online request to attend any or all of our upcoming seminars. A sampling of our Fall 2015 speakers:

  • Uri Bialer, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
    "Pre-State Historical Legacies and Israel's Foreign Policy"

  • Rachel Werczberger, Tel Aviv University / UPenn
    "The Making of Authenticity: New Age Spirituality in Israel and the Resacralization of Jewish Identity"

Click here for online request form.