Professor Sommer holds a doctorate from Jagiellonian University. For over 16 years she has served as a guide and educator at the State Museum of Auschwitz-Birkenau. She teaches courses on the Holocaust.
Assistant Director, Center for Jewish Civilization
Assistant Teaching Professor and Researcher, Department of Art and Art History
Keren Rosa Hammerschlag is a Assistant Teaching Professor and Researcher in Art History and Women's and Gender Studies at Georgetown University. She is the Assistant Director of the Center for Jewish Civilization and a Faculty Affiliate in Residence in the Kennedy Institute of Ethics.
Associate Visiting Professor
Director of the Jan Karski Institute for Holocaust Education
Fr. McManus is also the director of the Jan Karski Institute for Holocaust Education and an associate visting professor at the CJC. Fr. McManus teaches courses on Jewish-Catholic relations, the Holocaust, and oversees the Senior Colloquium.
Meital Orr teaches Jewish literature and Hebrew language courses at Georgetown University. Dr. Orr holds a doctorate in Modern Jewish Literature from Harvard University, as well as an M.A. from Columbia University in Hebrew Literature.