Dr. Conforti Yitzhak

Dr. Yitzhak Conforti
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Curriculum Vitae Yitzhak Conforti


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2003       Ph.D. Jewish History, Bar Ilan University, cum laude.

1997       M.A. Jewish History, Bar Ilan University.

1990       B.A. Jewish History and Education, Hebrew University, cum laude.


2. Academic Appointment

2012-                     Senior Lecturer, Jewish History Department, Bar Ilan University

2007-2012            Lecturer, Jewish History Department, Bar-Ilan University

2007-2008            Adjunct Lecturer, Institute for Contemporary Jewry Hebrew University

2003-2007            Adjunct Lecturer, Jewish History Department, Bar-Ilan University


Grants and Awards

2015       Fellow, Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies, University of Pennsylvania.

2014       Visiting Scholar, Taub Center for Israel Studies, New York University.

2014       Visiting Scholar, Center for Jewish History, New York.

2008       Riklis Prize, The faculty of Law and Judaic studies, Bar Ilan University.

2007       Hecht Prize, University of Haifa Herzl Institute.

2006       Ish Shalom Prize, YadIzhak Ben Zvi Institute.

2005       Visiting Scholar, Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies, Oxford.

2003       The Mozes M. Schuf Fellowship.

2003       The President and the Dean Fellowship, Bar Ilan University (1999-2003).

2001       The Prof. Jacob Katz Fellowship, The ZalmanShazar Center for Jewish History


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Fields of interest:


  1. Jewish Nationalism
  2. Zionism
  3. History and Memory
  4. Utopia
  5. Jewish Modern Historiography
  6. Hebrew Education in the Land of Israel (1882-1967)