Nathaniel Deutsch

TitleDirector of the Institute for Humanities Research,
Director of the Center for Jewish Studies,
Professor and Baumgarten Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies
DivisionHumanities Division
DepartmentHistory Department
AffiliationsHistory of Consciousness Department,
Jewish Studies,
Literature Department
Phone831-459-1924 (Message)
Office331 Humanities 1,
515 Humanities 1
Office HoursFall 2017: TBD
Campus Mail StopHumanities Academic Services
Mail1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA
Nathaniel Deutsch

Research Interests

Currently examining the history of early Jewish ethnography

Biography, Education and Training

Ph.D. University of Chicago

Honors, Awards and Grants

Guggenheim Fellow
National Jewish Book Award Finalist
Honorable Mention, Merle Curti Award from the Organization of American Historians for Best Book in Social and/or Intellectual History

Courses Taught

HIS 107, Religion and Modernity
HIS 196M, Shtetl: Eastern European Jewish Life
HIS 257, Shtetl: Eastern European Jewish Life
HIS 178A, Eighteenth Century European Intellectual History