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About Professor DANIEL TSADIK
Daniel Tsadik is an assistant Professor of Iranian and Sepharadic Studies at Yeshiva University (New York) and a visiting assistant Professor at the Yale Initiative for the Interdisciplinary Study of Antisemitism. A Fulbright scholar, Dr Tsadik obtained his PhD in 2002 from the Yale University History Department specializing in the areas of Iranian and Middle Eastern history as well as in history of the Jews under Islam. His research focuses on the modern history of Iran, Shi'ah Islam, and Iran's religious minorities.
Subsequent to his studies at Yale, Dr Tsadik has been teaching at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and elsewhere. He received fellowships from various places, including Tel-Aviv University’s Dayan Center for the research of Islam and the Middle East, the Hebrew University’s Golda Meir Fellowship Trust and Warburg Fellowship of the Institute for Judaic Studies, Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin’s Institute for Advanced Study, and the University of Pennsylvania’s Institute for Advanced Judaic Studies.
In addition to his present book, Daniel Tsadik has also authored articles in his fields of interest, which were published in the journals Islamic Law and Society, Iranian Studies, Studia Iranica, Iran, as well as in Encyclopedia Iranica and Ecnyclopedia of Jews in the Islamic World.