David N. Myers

David N. MyersDavid N. Myers
Sady and Ludwig Kahn Professor of Jewish History, UCLA

David N. Myers is the Sady and Ludwig Kahn Professor of Jewish History at UCLA, where he also serves as the director of the UCLA Luskin Center for History and Policy. An alumnus of Yale College (1982), Myers undertook graduate studies at Tel-Aviv and Harvard Universities before receiving his Ph.D. with distinction in 1991 in Jewish history from Columbia University. He has written widely in the fields of Jewish intellectual and cultural history


Selected Publications

Between Jew and Arab: The Lost Voice of Simon Rawidowicz (Brandeis, 2008)

Jewish History: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford, 2017)

The Stakes of Jewish History: On the Use and Abuse of Jewish History for Life (Yale, 2018)