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Officers, Board of Directors, and Staff

Board of Directors

Officers of the Association for Jewish Studies to serve a two-year term
(December 2015–December 2017) until the Annual Meeting in 2017:


Pamela Nadell (American University) President
Christine Hayes (Yale University) Vice President/Program
Jeffrey Veidlinger (University of Michigan) Vice President/Membership and Outreach
Magda Teter (Fordham University) Vice Pres
ident/Publications
Zachary Baker (Stanford University) Secretary/Treasurer

 
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Members of the Board of Directors to serve a three-year term (December 2016–December 2019) until the Annual Meeting in 2019:

Karla Goldman (University of Michigan)
Robin Judd (Ohio State University)
Laura Levitt (Temple University)
Andrea Lieber (Dickinson College)
Michael A. Meyer (HUC-JIR)
Steven Weitzman (University of Pennsylvania)

 
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Members of the Board of Directors to serve a three-year term (December 2015–December 2018) until the Annual Meeting in 2018:

Maya Balakirsky Katz (Touro College)
Kimmy Caplan (Bar-Ilan University)
Ari Kelman (Stanford University)
Erica Lehrer (Concordia University)
Rachel Neis (University of Michigan)
Anna Shternshis (University of Toronto)

 
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Members of the Board of Directors to serve a three-year term (December 2014–December 2017) until the Annual Meeting in 2017:

Lila Corwin Berman (Temple University)
Shaul Kelner (Vanderbilt University)
Hartley Lachter (Lehigh University)
James Loeffler (University of Virginia)
Noam Pianko (University of Washington)
Annie Polland (Tenement Museum)

 
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Honorary Directors
Jonathan Sarna (Brandeis University)
Jeffrey Shandler (Rutgers University)

Ex officio
Carol Bakhos (University of California, Los Angeles), Editor, AJS Review
Jonathan Hess (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), Editor, AJS Perspectives
Laura Lieber (Duke University), Editor, AJS Perspectives
Adam Shear (University of Pittsburgh), Editor, AJS Review

Staff
Warren Hoffman, Ph.D., Executive Director
Michelle Katz, Membership and Database Manager
Ilana Abramovitch, Ph.D., Conference Program Associate
Karin Kugel, AJS Perspectives Managing Editor; Conference Program Book Designer; Website Manager
Shira Moskovitz, Director of Special Projects
Susan Sapiro, Development Associate
Heather Turk, Director of Events
Amy Weiss, Ph.D., Grants and Communications Coordinator