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Department Chair: Prof. Yael Reshef
yael.reshef@mail.huji.ac.il

BA Advisor: Prof. Steve Fassberg
steven.fassberg@mail.huji.ac.il

MA Advisor [from 1.11]: Prof. Ofra Tirosh-Becker
otirosh@mail.huji.ac.il

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debim@savion.huji.ac.il 
Phone: +972-2-5883558
Room 4504 

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Prof. Ofra Tirosh-Becker

MA Advisor [from 1.11]

Research interests: The contact between Hebrew and Arabic in the Middle Ages and in the modern era; Medieval Karaite literature; Rabbinic Hebrew in Karaite writings; Medieval Judeo-Arabic prose; North-African Neo-Judeo-Arabic — spoken and written; Judeo-Arabic translations of the Bible and of post-biblical literature; Hebrew in Algeria in the 19th-20th centuries.