Academic/ Admissions Committee

Kagan Fellowship Advisory Committee Members:

  • Steven T. Katz, PhD 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, PhD
  • 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, PhD
  • Honorary Senior Research Associate at the UCL Centre for the Study of Collective Violence, the Holocaust and Genocide, UCL Institute for Advances Studies
  • Honorary Senior Associate at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES) in London
  • Research Fellow at Weiss-Livnat International Centre for Holocaust Research and Education
  • Recipient of Gerda Henkel Fellowship
  • Founder and Director of the HBI  Project on Jewish Families, Children, and the Holocaust, (Hadassah-Brandeis Institute), Brandeis University
  • Andrea Löw, Dr. Phil.
  • Deputy Head, Center for Holocaust Studies, Institute for Contemporary History in Munich
  • Antony Polonsky, PhD
  • 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, PhD
  • Senior Historian, International Institute for Holocaust Research, Yad Vashem
  • Editor, Yad Vashem Studies
  • Adjunct Professor, Haifa University, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Eliyana Adler
  • Associate Professor of History and Jewish Studies, Pennsylvania State University