Prof. Schremer Adiel
I. Personal: born Jerusalem, March 7th, 1965; married + 3; citizen of Israel.
1987–1996:Hebrew University, Jerusalem:
1989 B.A cum laude in Talmud and Jewish History
1990 doctoral program in Jewish history.
Dissertation topic: “Jewish Marriage in Talmudic Babylonia”. Advisor: Prof. Moshe D. Herr.
Approved: October 1996 (summa cum laude).
1996 Ph.D. summa cum laude in Jewish History.
1988-1990: scientific editing of Hebrew texts for Jewish Theological Seminary of America
1990-1993: teaching assistant in Jewish History, HebrewUniversity
1993-1998: instructor in Jewish History, Bar-IlanUniversity
1998-2003: senior lecturer in Jewish History, Bar-IlanUniversity
2000 - senior fellow, Institue of Advanced Judaic Studies, ShalomHartman Institute, Jerusalem
2003-2011: associate professor (tenured) in Jewish History, Bar-IlanUniversity
2003 - chair, The Halpern Center for the Study of JewishSelf-Perception, Bar-Ilan University
2011 – professor in Jewish History, Bar-Ilan University
V. Prizes and Fellowships:
1987, 1989 Dean’s List, HebrewUniversity, Faculty of Humanities
1988 Epstein Prize, HebrewUniversity Dept. of Talmud
1993-1995 Rotenstreich fellowship, HebrewUniversity
1996 Warburg Prize, HebrewUniversity
1997 Warburg Prize, HebrewUniversity
1998-2000 Alon Prize, Ministry of Education and Bar-IlanUniversity
1999 Urbach Prize, Jewish Memorial Foundation and the World Union for Jewish Studies
2001 Rozen-Zvi Prize, Faculty of Law, Tel-AvivUniversity
2004 Ish-Shalom Prize, Yad Yizhak ben Zvi, Jerusalem
2008 Short term fellow, Center for Advanced Judaic Studies, Universityof Pennsylvania
2009/10 Tikvah inaugural fellow, NYU School of Law
2011 Bruno Prize, The Rothchild Foundation
2015 Fellow, Israel Institute of Advanced Studies, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem
VI. Membership in Learned Societies:
Association of Jewish Studies (AJS); Israeli Historical Society; Societyof Biblical Literature (SBL); World Union for Jewish Studies; International Society for Religion, Literature, and Culture (ISRLC); Association of Ancient Historians(AAH)
Fields of Interest
- Jewish history of the Second Temple, Mishnah and Talmud periods
- Second Temple Judaism
- Rabbinic Judaism
- Rabbinic Literature
- History of Halakha