*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
Yaron Ben-Naeh 
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Primo Levi Fellowship

Spring Term Fellow

Ottoman Jewry - Society and Culture

Haggai Ben-Shammai 
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Ellie and Herbert D. Katz Distinguished Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

Scriptural Exegesis in Medieval Judaism and Islam

Sagit Butbul 
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Selma Ruben Term Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

Judeo-Arabic Bible Translations in the Middle Ages

Yossi David 
University of Haifa

Martin Gruss Fellowship

Fall Term Fellow

Imagination and Religious Identity in Early Medieval Jewish-Arabic Writings

Jonathan Decter 
Brandeis University

Albert J. Wood Term Fellowship

Spring Term Fellow

Hebrew Panegyric, Jewish Court Culture, and the Articulation of Legitimacy

Jamal Elias 
University of Pennsylvania

Full Year Fellow
The Christian and the Jew as Literary Types in Muslim Writing from the Ilkhanid and Seljuk Periods
David Freidenreich 
Columbia University

Nancy S. and Laurence E. Glick Teaching Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

Foreign Food Restrictions in Jewish, Christian, and Islamic Legal Sources under Islamic Rule

Gad Freudenthal 
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique

Primo Levi Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

Science and Philosophy in Medieval Jewish Cultures

Jessica Goldberg 
University of Pennsylvania

Full Year Fellow

Merchant Trade and Trading Networks in the Medieval Mediterranean

Miriam  Goldstein 
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Erika A. Strauss Teaching Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

Muslim/Christian Influences on Judeo-Arabic Biblical Exegesis

David Hollenberg 
James Madison University

Louis and Bessie Stein Term Fellowship

Fall Term Fellow

Jews and Christians in Medieval Ismaili Doctrine and Fatimid Policy

Alfred Ivry 
New York University

Ruth Meltzer Distinguished Fellowship

Fall Term Fellow

Shi’ism and Judaism in the Middle Ages

Milka Levy-Rubin 
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Ella Darivoff Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

From Ahd to Shurut: Interrelations between Muslim and dhimmi communities

Gideon Libson 
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Moses Aaron Dropsie Fellowship

Fall Term Fellow

Maimonides’ Halakhic Writing and Muslim Law

Aharon Maman  
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Charles W. and Sally Rothfeld Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

Rav Hal Gaon’s Kitab-Al-Hawi

Charles Manekin 
University of Maryland

Rose and Henry Zifkin Teaching Fellowship

Spring Term Fellow

Maimonides’ Religious Development

Vera Moreen 
Independent Scholar

Dalck and Rose Feith Family Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

Bridging Cultures: Two Texts from the Irianian Milieu

Robert Morrison 
Whitman College

Martin Gruss Fellowship

Spring Term Fellow

Jewish Science at the Intersection of Islamic Astronomies

Sarah Stroumsa 
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Louis Apfelbaum and Hortense Braunstein Apfelbaum Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

New Perspectives in the Philosophy of al-Andalus

Daniel Tsadik 
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Moses Aaron Dropsie Fellowship

Spring Term Fellow

Shi’ite and Jewish Scriptural Exegesis of Jewish Texts in Pre-Modern Iran

Yaron Tsur 
Tel Aviv University

Maurice Amado Foundation Fellowship

Fall Term Fellow

Jewish Inclusion in Algerian and Tunisian Networks

Adjunct Fellows

Ross Brann 
Cornell University
Mark Cohen 
Princeton University
Patricia Crone 
Institute for Advanced Study
Raymond Scheindlin 
Jewish Theological Seminary
Moshe Sokolow 
Yeshiva University
Abraham Udovitch 
Princeton University
Lucette Valensi 
Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales

Short-term Fellows

Menahem Ben-Sasson 
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Daniel J.  Lasker 
Ben-Gurion University
Sara Sviri 
Hebrew University of Jerusalem