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Department Secretary: Ms. Anat Haim Jani
Humanities Building, Room 4603
Phone: +972-2-5883605
Email: anatj@savion.huji.ac.il

Department Chair: Prof. Maren Niehoff
Email: maren.niehoff@mail.huji.ac.il

Advisor to BA Students: Dr. Reimund Leicht
Email: leichtreimund@googlemail.com

Advisor to MA Students: Prof. Benjamin Pollock
Email: benjamin.pollock@mail.huji.ac.il

Mail Address:
Department of Jewish Thought
The Faculty of Humanities
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus
Jerusalem, 9190501

 

Prof. Arnold I. Davidson will be visiting the Department for Jewish Thought in 2020-2021

July 22, 2019

Prof. Arnold I. Davidson

Distinguished Visiting Professor of Humanities

ffiorentina@uchicago.edu Researcher Page:  http://philosophy.uchicago.edu/faculty/davidson.html

 

Research interests: Modern and Contemporary Jewish Philosophy, including the philosophy of Modern Orthodox Judaism (Rav Soloveitchik, Rav Lichtenstein, and others), and the relationship between French philosophy and Jewish Thought (Jacob Gordin, Léon Askénazi, Emmanuel Lévinas, Vladimir Jankélévitch, and others); Historical, Literary, Philosophical and Theological Dimensions of the Shoah; The tradition of spiritual exercises (exercises of self-formation and self-transformation) in the history of philosophy and the history of Judaism