REMINDER: Apply by January 20th for Summer Institute for Israel Studies Faculty Fellowship (Spaces limited)

Keren Goodblatt's picture
June 20, 2017 to July 12, 2017
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
Arabic History / Studies, Humanities, Middle East History / Studies

Design a course on Israel in any discipline at the Summer Institute for Israel Studies
June 20 - July 2, 2017 at Brandeis and July 3 - 12, 2017 in Israel

The Summer Institute is a competitive fellowship program open to faculty members in the humanities and social sciences. The flagship program of the Schusterman Center for Israel Studies at Brandeis University, the Summer Institute provides faculty with the foundation to teach about Israel in any discipline. Recent participants have taught history, international relations, film, Jewish studies, religion, law, anthropology, linguistics, and security studies. Stipend of up to $2,500. Travel, accommodations and most meals provided.​  


At the Summer Institute for Israel Studies, you will:

  • Engage with world-class faculty from Israel and the U.S. in a two-week multidisciplinary Brandeis seminar
  • Meet with leading personalities in public life, the academy and the arts on a 10-day Israel study tour
  • Explore the complexity of Israeli society, politics and culture
  • Create a syllabus and leave equipped to teach an Israel Studies course in your discipline
  • Join a network of 270 alumni — teaching at nearly 200 institutions worldwide — supported by a wealth of pedagogical resources and ongoing professional development

Apply online by January 20, 2017. Learn more at  Questions? Contact Keren at

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