Department of Jewish Studies {College of Liberal & Creative Arts}

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Marc Dollinger Ph.D

Richard and Rhoda Goldman Chair in Jewish Studies and Social Responsibility

Office Location: HUM 517
Office Hours: W, 10:00-11:00am and by appointment.
Office Phone: 415.338.3104


  • 2000 Princeton University, Center for the Study of Religion, Research Fellow
  • 1995 Andrew W. Mellon Post-doctoral Fellow and Lecturer in the Humanities, Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania
  • 1993 Ph.D., History, UCLA
  • 1989 M.A., History, UCLA
  • 1986 B.A., History, University of California, Berkeley Post-Doctoral Fellowships

Research Interests

  • American Jewish history
  • Jewish social responsibility
  • Liberalism
  • California Jewish history
  • Modern Jewish Identity
  • Jews and Public Policy Church/State Separation
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  • JS 300 - Introduction to Jewish Studies
  • JS 350 - Jewish Social Responsibility
  • JS 633 - Modern Jewish History

Membership in Academic Associations

  • Association of Jewish Studies
  • Western Jewish Studies Association
  • American Jewish Historical Association
  • American Historical Association
  • Organization of American Historians
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