Bernard Wasserstein

Biography of Bernard Wasserstein

Bernard Wasserstein
Bernard Wasserstein

Bernard Wasserstein (1948- ) was appointed to the Chair of Modern History between 2000 and 2003.

Wasserstein is a graduate of the University of Oxford. He lectured in England, the USA and Israel before becoming President of the Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies, and a Fellow of St Cross College, in 1996.

In 2003, Wasserstein was appointed Professor of Modern European Jewish History at the University of Chicago.


Bernard Wasserstein

Born 1948, London, England.
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Occupation categories: historians
Record last updated: 6th Mar 2012

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Posted by Professor Bernard Wasserstein at 17:18:50 on 11 January 2009

Wasserstein's father, Abraham Wasserstein (1921-1995) was Assistant Lecturer, later Lecturer in Greek at the University from 1952 to 1960.