David Mendelsson » Affiliated Faculty
David Mendelsson [Ph.D. Hebrew University] is Director of Israel Studies at the Hebrew Union College in Jerusalem, and lectures at the Rothberg International School at the Hebrew University where he teaches the history of the modern state of Israel and the changing nature of Israeli Jewish identity. His most recent publication is Jewish Education in England, 1944–1988: Between Integration and Separation. David was Schusterman Visiting Professor of Israel Studies at the University of Southern California and at the Hebrew Union College–Los Angeles for 2010–2011. He has been a scholar-in-residence at Brandeis University and at Michigan State University, and teaches in the MSU Jewish Studies Summer Program at Hebrew University. David was born in London, England, and made Israel his home in 1980.
Emeritus Affiliated Faculty