Dr. Conforti Yitzhak
Tuesdays 15:00 -16:00
Curriculum Vitae Yitzhak Conforti
Building 410, room 31
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
Fields of interest:
- Jewish Nationalism
- History and Memory
- Jewish Modern Historiography
- Hebrew Education in the Land of Israel (1882-1967)