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Judaic Studies Faculty Members


Richard Freund, PhD - Department Chair

Richard Freund is the Director of the Maurice Greenberg Center for Judaic Studies and Greenberg Professor of Jewish History at the University of Hartford. He has directed  archaeological projects in Israel and projects in Europe on behalf of the University.  Read More


Avinoam Patt, PhD

Dr. Avinoam J. Patt is the Philip D. Feltman Professor of Modern Jewish History at the Maurice Greenberg Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Hartford, where he is also director of the Museum of Jewish Civilization.  Read More


Hazza Abu-Rabia - Adjunct Professor

Arabic Language and Culture Programming Specialist for the Maximilian E. and Marion O. Hoffman Foundation; with specialties in Arabic Language and Culture, Islam, Islam and Judaism, and Islam and Film.  Read More


Yifat Avner - Adjunct Professor

Hebrew Language and Literature, Jewish Culture  Read More


Maha Darawasha - Adjunct Professor

Arabic Language and Culture, Arabic Literature, Archaeology of the Land of Israel  Read More