Alvin H. Rosenfeld

Alvin H. Rosenfeld

Professor, English

Director, Center for the Study of Contemporary Antisemitism

Professor, Jewish Studies

M. Glazer Chair, Jewish Studies

Affiliate, ISCA


  • Ph.D., Brown University, 1967

Journal Articles and Other Publications

Professional Activities:
  • Member, Board of Directors, Association for Jewish Studies
  • Contributing Editor, American Poetry Review, 1972-
  • Member, Editorial Board, Shoah: Review of Holocaust Studies
  • Member, Editorial Board, Face to Face
  • Member, Editorial Board, Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies
  • Member, International Editorial Advisory Board, Holocaust and Genocide Studies: An International Journal
  • Member, Editorial Advisory Board, Dimensions: A Journal of Holocaust Studies
  • Member, Editorial Board, Jüdische Studien
  • Consultant, Religion Division, Lilly Endowment, Inc., 1977-1982
  • Special Adviser to the Chairman of the United States Holocaust Memorial Council
  • Judge for National Jewish Book Awards 1980-1984
  • Judge for Koret Jewish Book Award
  • Member, National Program Committee, Anti-Defamation League
  • Consultant, NEH Division of Research Programs
  • Consultant, NEH Division of General Programs for Media
  • Editor, Indiana University Press Series on Jewish Literature and Culture
  • Member, International Board, Institute of Contemporary Jewry, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Member, Advisory Committee of the Braun Center for Holocaust Studies, Anti-Defamation League
  • Consultant, Indiana University Press
  • Member, Advisory Committee for the Interuniversity Fellowship in Jewish Studies
  • Member, Education Committee of the United States Holocaust Memorial Council
  • Educational Consultant, The Wexner Heritage Foundation
  • Referee for scholarly manuscripts for a variety of academic presses and journals
  • Consultant to several universities regarding their establishing Jewish Studies Programs
  • Consultant on tenure cases of faculty members at several universities
  • Consultant to team of British producers who are making a documentary film on Holocaust writers
  • Member, Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Advisory Board, Anti-Defamation League
  • Member, Holocaust Education Foundation Academic Advisory Board, Northwestern University
  • Member, Indiana University Press Faculty Committee
  • Numerous public lectures at universities in this country, Europe, and Israel.