For the last 15 years, Dr. Yaron Eliav has served as an associate professor in the Department of Near Eastern Studies at the University of Michigan. Throughout his career, Dr. Yaron Eliav has maintained memberships in organizations such as the Association for Jewish Studies (AJS).
In its efforts to promote and advance research and scholarship related to Jewish studies, the AJS conducts a variety of programs and holds an annual conference that attracts more than 1,100 attendees from across the globe. Currently, the organization is preparing for its 47th Annual Conference, which will be held at the Sheraton Boston in Massachusetts on December 13-15, 2015.
In addition to offering attendees a number of networking opportunities, the three-day event will feature a wide range of panel discussions, workshops, meetings, and other educational activities. This year’s conference will also feature lightning sessions that will give graduate students and other scholars the opportunity to showcase their work in a short presentation format.
Additional details, including complete conference schedule, can be found at www.ajsnet.org