Members

Director
Prof. dr. Vivian Liska

Researchers
Drs. Annelies Augustyns
Drs. Sebastian Müngersdorff
Drs. Hans van Nes
Dr. Karolien Vermeulen
Drs. Sam Shuman
Drs. Anneleen Van Hertbruggen

Affiliated researchers
Drs. Dennis Baert
Dr. Theodor Dunkelgrün
Dr. Nathan Van Camp
Dr. Veerle Vanden Daelen
Dr. Joachim Yeshaya

ZAP-members
Prof. dr. Kathleen Gyssels
Prof. dr. Arvi Sepp

Associated members
Prof. dr. Christiane Stallaert
Drs. Janiv Stamberger

Executive Board
Prof. dr. em. Joachim Leilich, emeritus professor of philosophy, Faculty of Arts UAntwerp
Prof. dr. em. Geert Lernout, emeritus professor of comparative literature, Faculty of Arts UAntwerp
Dr. Adriaan Overbeeke, researcher Faculty of Law UAntwerp; Faculty of Law of the Free University Amsterdam
Anne Adams, head Grants Office UAntwerp
Prof. dr. Herman Van Goethem, rector UAntwerp
Prof. dr. Alain Verschoren, professor Department of Mathematics - Computer Science, honorary rector UAntwerp

Guest professors
Prof. dr. Geert Crauwels
Prof. dr. Karin Hofmeester

Language teachers
Paul Gybels, Yiddish
Aaron Malinsky, Contemporary Hebrew

Coordination
Jan Morrens

Scientific Advisory Board
Prof. dr. em. M.S. Ronald Commers, Ghent University
Baron Prof. dr. em. Julien Klener, emeritus Ghent University
Dhr. Georges Reichenberg, Institut d’Etudes du Judaïsme Bruxelles (Institut Martin Buber)
Prof. dr. Klaas A.D. Smelik, Etty Hillesum Research Center
Prof. dr. Arthur Willy Szafran, Université Libre de Bruxelles
Dr. Rudi Van Doorslaer, Cegesoma

Observer - Yves Kohn

International Advisory Board
Prof. dr. Shlomo Avineri (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
Prof. dr. Ulrich Baer (New York University)
Prof. dr. Michael Brenner (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München)
Prof. dr. Mark H. Gelber (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva)
Prof. dr. Moshe Halbertal (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
Prof. dr. Christine Hayes (Yale University)
Prof. dr. Moshe Idel (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
Prof. dr. Ada Rapoport-Albert (University College London)
Prof. dr. Alvin Rosenfeld (Indiana University)
Prof. dr. David Ruderman (University of Pennsylvania)
Prof. dr. Bernd Witte (Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf)
Prof. dr. Irene Zwiep (Universiteit van Amsterdam)

Alumni
Dr. Liesbeth Haagdorens, Researcher (Literature: "The Interaction between Identity and Space in Jewish-German Exile Literature")
Dr. Veerle Vanden Daelen, Researcher (History: "The Reconstruction of the Jewish Community in Antwerp after the Second World War (1944-1960)")
Dr. Nathan Van Camp, Researcher (Philosophy: "Redesigning Life: Eugenics, Biopolitics, and Originary Technicity")
Dr. Karolien Vermeulen, Researcher (Literature: "Wordplay in the Hebrew Bible and the versiones antiquae")
Dr. Jo Bogaerts, Researcher (Literature: "Transcendence Estranged: Sartre, Kafka and French Existentialism")

Contact

Visitors' address
Institute of Jewish Studies
Stadscampus (Building L)
Lange Winkelstraat 40-42
2000 Antwerp
Belgium
Tel. +32 3 265 52 43
Fax +32 3 265 52 41
ijs@uantwerpen.be