Assistant Professor

Silbermann Family Professor in Modern Hebrew Language and Literature
Department of Languages, Cultures a

Born  and raised in Israel, I received my BA in Poetics and Comparative  Literature in 2001, and a Certificate in Copyediting in 2002 at Tel-Aviv  University. I earned an MST in Jewish Studies from Oxford University in  2008, and a Ph.D.  in Comparative Literature at the University of  Washington, Seattle, in summer 2012. 

My  fields of interest include Hebrew, Yiddish, and Jewish-American  literature, as well as the instruction of Hebrew as a second language. I  teach all levels of modern Hebrew language, as well as courses in  English on Hebrew and Jewish literature. 

I  have taught at the University of Washington (2004-11) and Portland  State University (2011-12). From 2012 to 2016 I was the Silbermann  Family Visiting Assistant Professor of Modern Hebrew at Bucknell  University, and as of Fall 2016, I am the Silbermann Family Professor in  Modern Hebrew Language and Literature at the rank of an Assistant  Professor. 

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