Center for Jewish Studies Launches Research
Contact: Karl Luntta (518) 437-4980
(August 20, 2003) -- The University at Albany's Center for
Jewish Studies has established a new research associate program
to advance the work of scholars and researchers who might
benefit from the center's resources. The Research Associate
Program extends the boundaries of the center while broadening
opportunities for academic work at the University.
academic year, research associates will be appointed annually
to two-year terms, with the possibility of renewal. Associates
will be required to present one public lecture per semester
on a topic stemming from their research, participate in the
center's public activities, and may also assist students working
on research projects related to their area of expertise.
Mark Raider, director of the Center for Jewish Studies, "The
Research Associate Program is an excellent opportunity to
support important Jewish scholarship in the Capital Region.
We're looking forward to supporting researchers from different
walks of the academy and Jewish life."
Committee of the centerís Academic Council administers the
Research Associate Program. For more information or to submit
an application (due by Sept. 15), contact Mark Raider at 442-8039
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