From Parchment to Webpage: A Digital Database for the Dead Sea Scrolls

Blog post written by Dr. Micha Perry, head of the international master’s program in Jewish Studies, on creating a digital searchable database of 2000 year old Dead Sea Scrolls. A new international project led by Dr. Jonathan Ben Dov (Department of Bible, International M.A. program in Jewish Studies, University of Haifa) aims to created a … More From Parchment to Webpage: A Digital Database for the Dead Sea Scrolls

Jewish Studies & The Center for Interdisciplinary Research of the Cairo Genizah

Article written by Dr. Micha Perry, the program coordinator for the MA in Jewish Studies at the International School. The Center for Interdisciplinary Research of the Cairo Genizah was founded in 2012, and is run by Prof. Epharaim Lev and Dr. Moshe Lavee. The center aspires to foster interdisciplinary approaches in the study of the … More Jewish Studies & The Center for Interdisciplinary Research of the Cairo Genizah

A Look Inside Jewish Studies: Kabbalistic Divinity Maps

Cosmological Forests: Kabbalistic Divinity Maps – article written by Jewish Studies Program Coordinator Dr. Micha Perry (A unique project under the direction of Dr. J. H. Chajes of the Department for Jewish History at the University of Haifa) What’s an Ilan? Any synoptic diagrammatic presentation of kabbalistic cosmology. The basic graphical forms could range from the … More A Look Inside Jewish Studies: Kabbalistic Divinity Maps

Meet a Professor: Dr. Micha Perry of Jewish Studies

Meet Dr. Micha Perry, the Program Coordinator for the new Jewish Studies MA in the International School at the Univeristy of Haifa! Dr. Perry: I have received my Ph.D. from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in 2008. Since 2012 I am a lecturer of Medieval Jewish History at the Department of Jewish History at the … More Meet a Professor: Dr. Micha Perry of Jewish Studies

NEW Master of Arts in Jewish Studies

The University of Haifa International School is excited to announce that we will be adding an MA in Jewish Studies to our extensive list of English masters’ programs! This October, under the auspices of the Department of Jewish Studies and the Faculty of Humanities, students may explore the fields of Biblical and Talmudic Studies, Jewish History, Philosophy and Mysticism, … More NEW Master of Arts in Jewish Studies