Academic Leadership for 2019-2020:

Director
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Ruth von Bernuth, professor of early modern German Studies (1500-1750), department of Germanic and Slavic languages and literatures. Areas of research: German and Yiddish literature, early modern Europe. Phone: 919-962-1509 Email: dir_jewishstudies@unc.edu
Associate Director

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Michael A. Figueroa, assistant professor, department of music. Areas of research: Israeli and Palestinian music and culture; history of Jerusalem; modern Hebrew literature; music and memory of al-Andalus; cultural performance; cultural geography; music and violence. Email: mfigueroa@unc.edu
Staff
 Karen-Gajewski.2014web Karen M. Gajewski, communications director. Phone: 919-962-1509 Email: kgajewski@unc.edu
 

WenLi Heffner, administrative assistant/accounting tech. Phone: 919-962-1509 Email: admin_jewishstudies@unc.edu

 

TBA: Lori and Eric Sklut Interns, 2019-2020. Email: jewishstudiesintern@unc.edu