David G. Dalin

David G. Dalin, PhD’77, is a professor of history and politics at Ave Maria University.

A rabbi and historian, he is the author, co-author or editor of 11 books on American Jewish history and politics and Jewish-Christian relations. He was previously an associate professor of American Jewish history at the University of Hartford, a visiting professor at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, an adjunct scholar at the Ethics and Public Policy Center in Washington, D.C., and the Taube Research Fellow in American History at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University.

During the 2002-2003 academic year, he was a visiting fellow at Princeton University’s James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions.

His many articles and book reviews have appeared in American Jewish History, Commentary, Modern Judaism, First Things, the Weekly Standard and the American Jewish Year Book. He serves on the Academic Advisory Council of the American Jewish Historical Society and on the Advisory Council of the journal First Things. His book “Religion and State in the American Jewish Experience,” co-authored with Brandeis University professor Jonathan D. Sarna, was selected by Choice Magazine as an Outstanding Academic Book of 1998.

His forthcoming book, “The Jewish Justices of the Supreme Court, from Brandeis to Kagan – Their Lives and Legacies,” will be published by Brandeis University Press.