Education

  • PhD, Ancient Judaism, UCLA, (In Progress)
  • M.A. Near Eastern Languages & Cultures, UCLA
  • B.A. Jewish Studies, American Jewish University, Summa Cum Laude

Research

  • Enthronement
  • Angelification
  • Animality
  • Theophany
  • Embodiment  

Courses

Teaching Assistant & Associate:

  • Social, Cultural, and Religious Institutions of Judaism (JS/REL M10) 
  • Origins of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam (JS/REL M50b) 
  • Jerusalem: Holy City (ANE 10W)
  • Visible Language (NR EAST M20)

Reader:

  • Bible & Qur’an
  • Angels, Demons, & the End of the World: Magic, Mysticism, & Apocalypse in Jewish Traditions
  • Spirit of Medicine

Fields of Interest

  • Second Temple literature
  • “Hellenistic” Judaism 
  • Book of Daniel
  • Aramaic 
  • Study of Religion