The Graduate School of The Jewish Theological Seminary (JTS) is pleased to announce that 14 faculty members and doctoral students will participate in sessions and meetings that will take place in Chicago from December 16 to 18 at the 44th annual conference of the Association for Jewish Studies (AJS). It is the largest US gathering of Jewish scholars dedicated to promoting, maintaining, and improving research, teaching, and related endeavors in Jewish studies at institutions of higher learning. In addition to the following faculty members and doctoral students who will be serving as presenters, responders, and moderators, many more JTS faculty and students will attend the conference.
Alec Eliezer Burko, Doctoral Student
Eitan P. Fishbane, Assistant Professor of Jewish Thought
David E. Fishman, Professor of Jewish History
Stephen Garfinkel, Associate Provost
Judith Hauptman, E. Billi Ivry Professor of Talmud and Rabbinic Culture
Marjorie Lehman, Associate Professor of Talmud and Rabbinics
Vivian B. Mann, Adjunct Professor and Director of the Master's Program in Jewish Visual Art and Culture
Rachel Zohn Mincer, Doctoral Student
Edna Nahshon, Professor of Hebrew Language
Shay Arie Pilnik, Doctoral Student
Marcus Mordecai Schwartz, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Talmud and Rabbinics
Shuly Rubin Schwartz, Dean of Graduate and Undergraduate Studies
Jack Wertheimer, Joseph and Martha Mendelson Professor of American Jewish History
Saul Zaritt, Doctoral Student
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