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Mordechai Feingold

Mordechai Feingold, Israeli historian, researcher, educator. Wissenschaftskolleg fellow, Berlin, 1996-1997; Dibner Institute fellow Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1994-1995, 99-2000.

Background

  • Feingold, Mordechai was born on August 25, 1951 in Haifa, Israel. Son of Yaakov Ullman and Leah Skopol Feingold.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Hebrew University Jerusalem, Israel, 1972. Master of Arts, Hebrew University Jerusalem, Israel, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Oxford (England) University, 1980.

    Career

    • Junior fellow Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1981-1984. Assistant professor Boston University, 1984-1988. Professor history Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, since 1988.

      Visiting professor Caltech, Pasadena, California, 1994, History of Science Society, 1992-1993.

    Works

    • Author: The Mathematicians' Apprenticeship, 1984. Author, editor: Before Newton: The Life and Times of Isaac Barrow, 1990. Co-editor: In the Presence of the Past, 1991, The World of William and Mary, 1996.

    Membership

    Wissenschaftskolleg fellow, Berlin, 1996-1997. Dibner Institute fellow Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1994-1995, 99-2000.

    Connections

    • Married Carol Lynne Magun, August 20, 1972. Children: Yaakov, Ariella.
    • father: Yaakov Ullman
    • mother: Leah Skopol Feingold
    • spouse: Carol Lynne Magun
    • children: Yaakov Feingold
    • Ariella Feingold
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    Born August 25, 1951
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1972
      Hebrew University Jerusalem
    • 1976
      Hebrew University Jerusalem
    • 1980
      Oxford (England) University
    • 1981 - 1984
      Junior fellow, Harvard University
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1984 - 1988
      assistant, professor Boston University
    • 1988
      professor, history Virginia Polytechnic Institute
      Blacksburg, Virginia, United States