Judaic Studies


D. Gantt Gurley, Program Director
319 Friendly Hall
1233 University of Oregon
Eugene, Oregon 97403-5273

The interdisciplinary Harold Schnitzer Family Program in Judaic Studies provides a comprehensive undergraduate curriculum in the history, religion, and cultural traditions of the Jewish people and offers instruction in Hebrew language and literature. The program offers a major leading to a bachelor of arts (BA) degree and a minor. It sponsors courses, lectures, and other events of interest to the general student population and the wider community.


Gantt Gurley, associate professor. See German and Scandinavian.

Bassem Hosny, Career Instructor (Modern Hebrew and Hebrew literature and film)


Judith R. Baskin, professor emerita. See Religious Studies.

Executive Committee

Gantt Gurley (chair), German and Scandinavian

Bassem Hosny, Judaic and Hebrew Studies

Undergraduate Programs

Major - Bachelor's Degree