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Now Showing: Fall Lectures

November 15, 2022

If you missed any of our lectures and events this fall semester, they are all posted on our YouTube channel for viewing. September’s Evans Lecture with alumna Naomi Graber October’s special event with poet Ronny Someck November’s Margolis Lecture with … Continued

Recruiting: Faculty Position in Medieval/Early Modern Jewish History

November 11, 2022

Assistant Professor in Medieval/Early Modern Jewish History The Department of History at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, invites applications for a tenure-track position as assistant professor in medieval/early modern Jewish history. The successful applicant will also hold the … Continued

Emerging Scholar Talk: Nov 14 on Zoom

November 1, 2022

Join us online for our next Emerging Scholars talk:   “Breathing out violence:” Fake News and other dangerous speech in Ancient Israel Emerging Scholars Lecture with Emily Branton, department of religious studies   Monday, November 14, 2022, 5:30pm Remote event … Continued

Academic Programs

October 26, 2022

Carolina Students: Learn more about the Jewish Studies academic program offerings!   The Jewish studies academic program offers courses in departments across the humanities and social sciences, meeting a wide-range of General Education requirements. Students also can choose Modern Hebrew … Continued

Capstone Course: The Holocaust, Memory and Historical Writing

October 21, 2022

Carolina students: This year’s Capstone course is offered in spring 2023 semester. A Capstone Course is required for the RELI/JWST major, the JWST minor and the JWST grad student certificate. This course is open to undergraduate and graduate students.   … Continued

JWST Course Offerings: Spring 2023

October 18, 2022

Next semester, we’re again offering a wide range of Jewish studies courses, including our Capstone Course (this year focusing on Holocaust studies), modern and classical Hebrew language courses, and the one-credit Confronting Antisemitism course. Many other courses meet UNC’s general … Continued

Uhlman Fellow: Jocelyn Burney

October 13, 2022

We are pleased to announce that Jocelyn Burney is our inaugural Uhlman Fellow in Jewish Studies Public Humanities. The Carolina Center for Jewish Studies, in collaboration with Carolina Public Humanities (CPH), established the Uhlman Fellowship in Jewish Studies Public Humanities … Continued

Recruiting: Faculty Position in Jewish Studies/Romance Studies

October 7, 2022

Faculty Recruitment The Department of Romance Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ( invites applications for a full-time, tenure-stream position: tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor with tenure in to begin July 1, 2023. We encourage applications … Continued

Special Event: Ronny Someck

September 30, 2022

Please join us for this special evening with poet Ronny Someck: Monday, October 24, 2022, 5:30pm, UNC Graham Memorial, Lounge. Bonus: A second opportunity to meet Ronny Someck the next day! [Details below.]   bridges between east and west with … Continued