Professor Ephraim Meir

Prof. Ephraim Meir is Professor emeritus of modern Jewish Philosophy at Bar-Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel. From 2009 until 2017, he was the Levinas guest Professor for Jewish Dialogue Studies and Interreligious Theology at the Academy of World Religions, University of Hamburg. From August until December 2018 he was research fellow at the Center of Theological Inquiry in Princeton. From January until June 2021 he was a fellow at the Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study, South Africa. He is President of the International Rosenzweig Society.  

Among his recent works are Levinas’s Jewish Thought between Jerusalem and Athens (2008), Identity Dialogically Constructed (2011), Differenz und Dialog (2011), Between Heschel and Buber (2012; with A. Even-Chen), Dialogical Thought and Identity (2013), Interreligious Theology. Its Value and Mooring in modern Jewish Philosophy (2015), Becoming Interreligious (2017) and Old-New Jewish Humanism (2018). His latest monograph is entitled Faith in the Plural (2019).

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With Professors Massimo Giuliani, Christian Wiese and Gian Paolo Cammarota

With Prof. Paul Franks

At the Rosenzweig Congress in Jerusalem

Speech on Eveline's 85th birthday

Presidential address Rosenzweig Congress

Princeton, Center for Theological Inquiry, 2018

With Prof. Christian Wiese..

With Prof. Eveline Goodman-Thau

With Prof. Hanoch Ben Pazi