BA (Brandeis), PhD (Harvard)
Research Interests: intellectual history; modern European Jewish history; antisemitism; Holocaust studies.
Office: Wetmore Hall-New College, Room 66, 300 Huron Street
Professor Emeritus Jacques Kornberg established the Kornberg-Jezierski Family Memorial Essay Prize in Holocaust Studies with restitution money from the Belgian government for property plundered during the German occupation, 1940‚Äì1945. The gift was made in memory of the family members who perished in the genocide of the European Jews.