Faculty Members

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J. Edward Wright, Director
The J. Edward Wright Endowed Professor of Judaic Studies
Email: edwright@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-5758
Office: (520) 626-5763

Office Hours: Currently enrolled students should refer to the syllabus posted on D2L.
Office Location: Marshall Bldg., Room 420

  JUS 310 Apocalyptic Imagination

JUS 372B The History & Religion of Ancient Israel: Ezra-Nehemiah to the Roman Period

J. Edward Wright is...
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Beth Alpert Nakhai
Associate Professor, Judaic Studies
Email: bnakhai@email.arizona.edu
TEL: Main Office (520) 626-5758
FAX: (520) 626-5767
Office: (520) 626-5762

Office Location: Marshall Bldg., Suite 420

Beth Alpert Nakhai is an Associate Professor in the Arizona Center for Judaic Studies, and an affiliated member of the School of Anthropology.  In Fall 2014, she is serving as the Acting Director of the Center.  In addition, she is affiliated...
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David L. Graizbord
Associate Professor, Judaic Studies
Email: dlgraizb@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-5758
Office: (520) 626-5758

Office Hours: (FALL 2015) Fridays, 1:30-2:30 (please call ahead to make sure I am available)

David Graizbord is a historian of early modern and modern Jews. To date his research has focused mostly on the Western Sephardi Diaspora of the seventeenth century. In particular, Graizbord's...
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Leonard Hammer
Visiting Scholar and The David and Andrea Stein Visiting Professor of Modern Israel Studies 2015
Email: lhammer@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-5785
FAX: (520) 626-5767
Office: (520) 626-5758

Dr. Hammer is a Visiting Scholar and the 2011, 2012, 2013 & 2015 David and Andrea Stein Visiting Professor of Modern Israel Studies at the University of Arizona. He is an adjunct professor at The Hebrew University’s Rothberg School and works as an International Expert for the Open Society...
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Anat Maimon
Coordinator of the Hebrew program
Email: maimon@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-5758
Office: (520) 626-5786

Email: maimon @email.arizona.edu
Office Hours: Contact the Judaic Studies' Office at (520) 626-5758
Office Location: Marshall Bldg., Room 420

A native of Israel, Anat Maimon has been the Coordinator of the Hebrew Program at the Arizona Center for Judaic Studies for the past...
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Asher Susser
Visiting Professor in Modern Israel Studies 2010-2011 & 2014
Email: susser@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 626-5785
FAX: 626-5767
Office: Marshall 429

Professor Asher Susser is The Stein Professor of Modern Israel Studies at the University of Arizona, Professor of History in the Department of Middle Eastern History at Tel Aviv University (TAU) and a Senior Fellow at the Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern Studies at TAU. He was the Director...
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