Steering Committee

NameTitle/InterestEmail
Simcha Gross
Gross
Assistant Professor of Historysmgross@uci.edu
Jeffrey Kopstein
Kopstein
Professor and Department Chair, Department of Political Science. Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1991. Interethnic violence, voting patterns of minority groups; Jews in Russia and Eastern Europe
Faculty Website
kopstein@uci.edu
Matthias Lehmann
Lehmann
Teller Family Chair in Jewish History; Professor of History. Ph.D., Freie Universitat Berlin, 2002. Early modern and modern Jewish history; Sephardic Studies.
Published Books
mlehmann@uci.edu
Julia R. Lupton
Lupton
Professor of English. Ph.D., Yale University, 1989. Interests in Jews in the Renaissance; exegesis and typology; Judaism and critical theory.
Published Books
jrlupton@uci.edu
Liron Mor
Mor
Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature. Ph.D., Cornell University, 2015. Literary and critical theory; contemporary Israeli and Palestinian literature and film; postcolonial theories; conflict; sympathy; translation and literary adaptation.morl@uci.edu