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editor , historian

Rafael Medoff, American historian, editor. Named Lady Davis fellow, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, 1986-1987, postdoctoral fellow, American Jewish Archives, Cincinnati, 1993-1994; scholar, Herbert Hoover Presidential Association, 1988-1989. Member of Association Jewish Studies, Organization American Historians, American History Association, American Jewish History Society (academy council since 1998).

Background

Medoff, Rafael was born on September 13, 1959 in New York City.

Education

Bachelor in Jewish studies, State University of New York, 1982. Master of Arts in Jewish History, Yeshiva University, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy in Jewish History, Yeshiva University, 1991.

Career

Visiting instructor department history and Center for Jewish Studies Ohio State University, Columbus, 1991—1994. Consulting historian Jewish History Society Maryland, Baltimore, 1997—1999, Jewish History Society Greater Washington, 1997—2001. Visiting scholar Jewish Studies program State University of New York, Purchase, since 1994.

Associate editor American Jewish History, New York City, since 2002. Director David Son of Wyman Institute Holocaust Studies, Melrose Park, Pennsylvania, since 2002.

Works

Membership

Member of Association Jewish Studies, Organization American Historians, American History Association, American Jewish History Society (academy council since 1998).