Rachel Gross

Rachel B. Gross

Assistant Professor, John and Marcia Goldman Chair in American Jewish Studies
Phone: (415) 338-1316
Email: rbgross@sfsu.edu
Location: Humanities 446
Office Hours:
Tue: 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Thu: 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Folks can book an appointment with me on Calendly: https://calendly.com/rbgross/

Education

  • Ph.D., Religion, Princeton University, 2014
  • M.A., Religion, Princeton University, 2011
  • M.A., Religious Studies, University of Virginia, 2008
  • B.A., Jewish Studies, University of Virginia, 2007

Research Interests

  • American Jewish history
  • Religion in America
  • Visual and material culture
  • Public history
  • Food studies

Courses

  • JS 280 Introduction to Jewish Studies
  • JS 301 Judaism: An Introduction
  • JS/HIST 449 American Jewish History
  • JS/HIST 421 Food Fights: The Politics of American Jewish Consumption, 1654–present
  • JS/HIST/HUM 441 American Jews and Popular Culture

Selected Publications

Books

Articles and Book Chapters

Online Contributions

Selected Media Appearances

Academic Associations

  • American Academy of Religion
  • American Jewish Historical Society
  • Association for Jewish Studies

CV

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