Fellow Area of Research
Yael Balaban 
Levinsky College and Achva College, Israel

Fall Term Fellow

The Sense of Smell in Modern Hebrew Literature

Anne C. Dailey 
University of Connecticut School of Law

Jody Ellant and Howard Reiter Family Fellowship

Fall Term Fellow

Guilty Minds: Psychoanalytic Perspectives on Confessions in Jewish and American Law

James A. Diamond 
University of Waterloo

Robert Carrady Fellowship

Spring Term Fellow

Joyful Cognition: Emotional Prophecy, Perception, and Value in Jewish Thought

John M. Efron  
University of California, Berkeley

Maurice Amado Foundation Fellowship

Spring Term Fellow

A Sensory History of German Jewry

Yael Feldman 
New York University

Maurice Amado Foundation Fellowship

Spring Term Fellow

Forgetting to Remember: Is Jewish Selective Memory an Unconscious Defense or a Necessary Tool for Survival?

Keren Friedman-Peleg 
School of Behavioral Sciences, The College of Management-Academic Studies, Israel

Primo Levi Fellowship

Spring Term Fellow

Beyond the DSM: The Emotional Experience of Trauma and PTSD and the Culture of Jewish Psychiatry in Israel

Galit Hasan-Rokem 
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Ellie and Hebert D. Katz Distinguished Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

Imagined Jews: European Christians' and Jews' Dialogical Creation of the Wandering Jew Tradition

Miriam Jerade 
Katz Center

Ivan and Nina Ross Family Fellowship

Fall Term Fellow

A Jewish Ethics beyond Reason? Rosenzweig, Levinas, and Derrida

Martin Kavka 
Florida State University

Ruth Meltzer Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

A Jewish Bacchanalian Revel: The Place of G.W.F. Hegel in Jewish Philosophy

Lital Levy 
Princeton University

Ruth Meltzer Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

The Uncanny and the Unconscious in Cross Representations of Israeli and Palestinian Experience

Shaul Magid 
Indiana University, Bloomington

Rose and Henry Zifkin Teaching Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

Doubt and Certainty in Jewish Pietism from Maimonides to Mussar

Francoise Mirguet 
Arizona State University

Fall Term Fellow

An Early History of Compassion: Emotional Rhetoric and Power Dynamics

Eva  Mroczek 
University of California, Davis

Albert J. Wood Fellowship

Fall Term Fellow

The Repressed David

Paul Nahme 
Brown University

Spring Term Fellow

Divine Logic: Hokhmat Talmud as the Subversion of Reason in the Talmudic Analysis (lomdus) of R. Shimon Shkop and R. Moshe Avigdor Amiel

Hannah Pollin-Galay 
Katz Center

Primo Levi Fellowship

Spring Term Fellow

A Rubric of Pain Words: Lexicons of "Holocaust Yiddish" and Wartime Emotional Paradigms

Eli Schonfeld 
Tel Aviv University

Charles W. and Sally Rothfeld Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

On Nechama: A Phenomenological Enquiry into Consolation in Jewish Texts and Practices

Shira Stav 
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Louis Apfelbaum and Hortense Braunstein Apfelbaum Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

Incestuous Desire: An Inner Stream in Modern Hebrew Literary Imagination

Zohar Weiman-Kelman  
Katz Center

Fall Term Fellow

Philology, Sexology, and Future Yiddish

Rachel Werczberger 
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and Tel Aviv University

Full Year Fellow

Jewish Prayer in Late Modernity and the Emergence of New Emotional Styles

Rakefet Zalashik 
Katz Center

Full Year Fellow

Longing and Belonging: Nostalgia among Jewish Immigrants

Short Term Fellows

Leora Auslander 
University of Chicago
Zvi Gitelman 
University of Michigan
Mona Koerte 
Technische Universität Berlin
Paul Lerner 
University of Southern California
Amos Morris-Reich 
University of Haifa
Ilana Pardes 
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Lenore J. Weitzman 
Katz Center
Elliot Wolfson 
University of California, Santa Barbara

Adjunct Fellows

Batsheva Ben-Amos 
University of Pennsylvania
Steven Bowman 
University of Cincinnati
Ephraim Kanarfogel 
Yeshiva University
Rebecca A. Kobrin 
Columbia University
Elliot Ratzman 
Temple University
Phillip Webster 
University of Pennsylvania
Anat  Zanger 
Tel Aviv University