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Directories, Data, and Guides

The AJS is pleased to offer the following resources to support Jewish Studies research, teaching, and program development:


A directory of North American institutions with Jewish Studies Programs and departments, as well as institutions in the process of developing programs.

A directory of syllabi to assist AJS members in developing courses for the first time, and to help scholars identify new readings and assignments to incorporate into their courses.

Calls for papers; exhibitions; lectures, seminar, and conference information; and other announcements of interest to Jewish Studies scholars.

AJS Fellowships and Grants
Publication subvention and travel grants offered through the Association for Jewish Studies.

Fellowship and Grants Directory
A guide to grants and fellowships of interest to Jewish Studies scholars, with information for graduate students and junior and senior faculty.


Guides and Other Resources

Public programming is a vital component of Jewish Studies. When scholars are able to translate complex ideas into a popular idiom, they can reach a broader audience and enhance understanding of Jewish civilization in the wider community.

A collection of articles and links pertaining to professional matters in Jewish Studies, with particular emphasis on topics relevant to advanced graduate students and pre-tenure scholars.

A collection of articles and links related to the practice of conferencing.

  • Conference Papers on Teaching

    A collection of papers delivered at AJS Annual Conferences related to teaching Jewish Studies. Sessions sponsored by the Pedagogy Working Group in Jewish Studies.
  • Webinars

    An archive of webinars sponsored by the Association for Jewish Studies.