The Program in American Studies at Princeton University invites applications from scholars who specialize in American Jewish Studies. The successful candidate may work on any scholarly area that engages with the lives, thought, and culture of Jewish people living in North America, past or present. The time period and field of specialization are open, but the search will prioritize scholars who can enhance the strengths of the Program, soon to become a Center for the Study of America, as it develops an interdisciplinary, collaborative, and integrated mission of teaching and scholarship.
The Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG) in Mainz invites applications for a
Research Fellow (Wiss. Mitarbeiter/in) in Jewish History
(Salary TV-L EG 13) for the duration of five years
Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jewish History and Contemporary Jewry
Tenure track position, any level, in either Early Modern Eastern European Jewish History or Medieval Jewish History in the Islamic World
Call for Proposals: “Yiddish in the City” a Special Edition of East European Jewish Affairs
Call for Papers:
The Mordecai M. Kaplan Center for Jewish Peoplehood, The University of Chicago Divinity School, and Indiana University are pleased to announce the conference, "Hallel v’Zimra: Jewish Liturgical Music, Present and Future," to be held at The University of Chicago on Sunday and Monday, March 10-11, 2019.
Submission deadline approaching, August 24, 2018
The Feuilleton Project, an initiative organized by faculty at Michigan State University, Ohio State University and the University of Michigan, invites papers for the second annual symposium on the Feuilleton and Modern Jewish Cultures. The symposium will be held October 21-22, 2018 at the Ohio State University in Columbus, OH.
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