Funding Europe’s Leading Jewish Studies Research Centre
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.
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 these courses, please contact the Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies.
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.
We are excited to announce that the Oxford Faculty of Linguistics, Philology and Phonetics, in association with the Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies (OCHJS) and the Institute for Classical Studies (ICS) is offering a free, online semi-intensive course in Phoenician, which will take place on 8-13 April 2024. The class will take place 2-4pm GMT,…
Enterprise, Engagement, Integration: Jews of Seventeenth-Century Britain and the Empire OXON-OVIS: Oxford Virtual International Symposium Tuesday-Friday March 5-8, 2024 We invite you to join our upcoming virtual conference, “Enterprise, Engagement, Integration: Jews of Seventeenth-Century Britain and the Empire.” The symposium will take place over four days at the beginning of March, scheduled to facilitate maximum international…
We are pleased to announce that applications for classes beginning in Trinity Term 2024 through our Oxford School of Rare Jewish Languages are now open! For more information and to apply, please consult this page. The deadline to apply is Monday 11 March 2024 at 12 noon UK time.
Mapping the Holocaust Workshop 24 May 2024 | Institute of Historical Research, Senate House, London Call for Participants The University of Manchester’s Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute, the University of Oxford’s Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies, and the Institute of Historical Research invite applications for a one-day workshop on Mapping the Holocaust. In examining…
We are pleased to share our Term Programme for Hilary 2024. This programme details our range of lectures, seminars and other activities for this term and contains links to join hybrid/online events where relevant. If you have any questions about the Term Programme, please contact Academic Administrator Priscilla Lange at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are pleased to announce our call for applications for the 2024 Oxford Summer Institute on Modern & Contemporary Judaism (OSI). This year’s theme will be ‘Young, Old, and Everything in Between: Age as a Category of Analysis in Modern Jewish Studies’. It will take place from June 30 to July 5, 2024. Please note…