*Note: The fellows' academic affiliation listed below reflects their post the year they were a fellow only, and may not be current.

Fellow Area of Research
Esperanza Alfonso 
Institute of Philology, Madrid

Martin Gruss Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

Social Aspects of the Panegyric in al-Andalus

Ross Brann 
Cornell University

Maurice Amado Foundation Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

Textualizing Ambivalence in Islamic Spain: Representations of Muslims and Jews

Dvora Bregman 
Ben-Gurion University

Charles W. and Sally Rothfeld Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

Editing the Dramas of Matityahu Nissim Terni

Alessandro Guetta 
l'Institut des Langues et Civilisations Orientales, Paris

Spring Term Fellow

Poetry in 17th Century Italian Jewish Society

Eleazar Gutwirth 
Tel Aviv University

Spring Term Fellow

Romance Culture and Jewish History: Contexts of Hebrew Poetry in Late Medieval Spain

Warren Zev Harvey 
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Erika A. Strauss Teaching Fellowship

Fall Term Fellow

Poetry and Philosophy: Solomon ibn Gabirol, Judah Halevi, Moses Mendelssohn

Elisabeth Hollender 
Koln University, Germany

Fall Term Fellow

 Ashkenazic and French Piyyut: Commentary as Example for Medieval Hebrew Compilatory Literature

Tova Rosen 
Tel Aviv University

Spring Term Fellow

Gender and Genre in Medieval Hebrew Literature

Angel Saenz-Badillos 
University Complutense,Madrid

Moses Aaron Dropsie Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

Centers of Hebrew Poetry in Christian Spain: Girona, Toledo, Saragossa

Judit Targarona Borras 
University Complutense,Madrid

Moses Aaron Dropsie Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

Sociological and Literary Aspects of Hebrew Poetry in Christian Spain

Joseph Yahalom 
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Fall Term Fellow

Poems of Yehuda Halevi; Christian Elegies from 15th Century Spain

Adjunct Fellows

Raymond Scheindlin 
Jewish Theological Seminary