Funding Europe’s Leading Research Centre for Jewish Studies
The Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies of the University of Oxford, fully funded by the Oxford Centre, is the leading research centre for academic Jewish studies in Europe. Today, Hebrew and Jewish studies at Oxford are more wide-ranging, more influential and more exciting than at any time in the history of the University.
Curating the Past, Creating the Future
The Centre’s Leopold Muller Memorial Library holds unique collections of books, journals, archives, and pamphlets which constitute an irreplaceable resource for scholars, students, and visitors.
Teaching one of the World’s Greatest Cultures
Undergraduate and graduate courses in Hebrew and Jewish Studies at the University of Oxford, taught by the Centre’s Fellows, cover the study of Jewish history, culture and relations with other traditions from antiquity to modern times, and the study of Hebrew of all periods, Aramaic and Yiddish. For information about the courses, please contact the Faculty of Oriental Studies.
The Oxford Biblical Hebrew Summer School will take place from August 23-27 and August 31-September 3 2021. This year the school is being given online (via Zoom). The school offers nine days of intensive teaching in Biblical Hebrew. Each weekday there will be three hours of teaching, delivered in two separate 90-minute sessions, between 11.30-15.30…
Welcome to Trinity Term 2021. Please find details on how to sign up for our events in our programme below. If you have any queries, please contact Priscilla Lange at email@example.com. Trinity Term 2021 Programme
We are now accepting applications for Visiting Fellowships as part of our Oxford Seminar in Advanced Jewish Studies entitled “Philosophy in Scripture”: Jewish Philosophical Interpretation of the Hebrew Bible in the Late Medieval Period, to be led by Professor Paul B. Fenton and Dr Raphael Dascalu in Trinity Term 2022. Please find the relevant application materials…
The following lecture will be given on 2 March 2021 at 6pm (UK time) via Zoom: Professor Dr Ronny Vollandt, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, ‘Saʿadia Gaon’s Arabic translation of the Tora and Its Readers.’ For the lecture’s poster, please click here.
Due to Covid-19, our lectures and seminars will continue to be online for Hilary Term 2021. Please find details on how to sign up for our events in our programme below. If you have any queries, please contact Priscilla Lange at firstname.lastname@example.org. Hilary Term 2021 programme
We are now accepting proposals for our next Oxford Seminar in Advanced Jewish Studies (OSAJS), to be held in 2022. Please find details in the document below. The deadline for applications is 19 February, 2021. OSAJS 2022 Call for Proposals