Visiting Scholars

The Frankel Center for Judaic Studies regularly invites distinguished scholars to visit the U-M Ann Arbor campus.  In addition to pursuing their own research, these scholars engage in academic life at the Center through teaching, presenting talks, and engaging actively with students, fellows, and faculty.


  • dessel

    J.P. Dessel

    Louis and Helen Padnos Visiting Professorship in Judaic Studies 2139 Thayer Building

    734.615.8488 /

  • Shelley Perlove

    Shelley Perlove

    Professor Emerita 2139 Thayer Building

    734.615.8488 /

  • Orian Zakai

    Orian Zakai

    Lecturer I 2159 Thayer Building

    734.647.3111 /