Academic/ Admissions Committee

Kagan Fellowship Advisory Committee Members:

Steven T. Katz, Chairman
Director of the Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies
Professor of Religion
Alvin J. and Shirley Slater Chair in Jewish and Holocaust Studies
Boston University

Karel Berkhoff
Senior Researcher at NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies
Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences
Lecturer in Holocaust and Genocide Studies, University of Amsterdam

Joanna Beata Michlic
Lecturer in Contemporary History, University of Bristol
Founder and Director of the HBI  Project on Jewish Families, Children, and the Holocaust, (Hadassah-Brandeis Institute), Brandeis University

Dalia Ofer
Max and Rita Haber Professor of Holocaust and Contemporary Jewry, Emeritus
Avraham Harman Institute of Contemporary Jewry
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Antony Polonsky
Albert Abramson Professor of Holocaust Studies, Brandeis University
Chief Historian of the Museum of the History of Polish Jews in Warsaw
Co-Founder and Vice President of the Institute for Polish-Jewish Studies

David Silberklang
Senior Historian, International Institute for Holocaust Research, Yad Vashem
Editor, Yad Vashem Studies
Adjunct Professor, Haifa University, Hebrew University of Jerusalem