LIMMUD FSU Recharge Presenters 2018

What is Limmud? What are the Principles? Also, learn some of our History and more.

Zvi Gitelman Professor of Political Science and a Preston TisProfessor of Judaic Studies at the University of Michigan


Zvi Gitelman is a professor of political science and a Preston Tisch Professor of Judaic Studies at the University of Michigan, where he has won prizes for outstanding teaching. He has authored or edited 17 books. In 2012, Gitelman published Jewish Identities in Postcommunist Russia and Ukraine: an Uncertain Ethnicity (Cambridge University Press), based on several thousand interviews. His edited volume, The New Jewish Diaspora: Russian-speaking Immigrants in Israel, the U.S. and Germany, was published in 2016 by Rutgers University Press. His book A Century of Ambivalence: The Jews of Russia and the Soviet Union (2001) has been translated into Japanese and Russian. His current research is on World War II and the Holocaust in the Soviet Union.