Research Students

M.A. Students

Tzvi Tal - Thesis submitted in 1997
"History, Politics and Aesthetics in the Films of Fernando Solanas: Cinematic Representation of Changes in Argentina's National Left Discourse, 1968-1992"

Inbal Ofer - Thesis submitted in 2002
"A "New Woman" for a "New Spain" -The Feminine Section of the Spanish Falange and the Construction of a New Feminine Identity"

Tamar Groves - Thesis submitted in 2002
"The Teacher as an Agent of Alternative Culture: The "Teachers' Movement" during the Transition to Democracy in Spain (Salamanca, 1970-1979)"

Federico Gomez - Thesis submitted in 2005
"Music, Noise, Protest, Silence: Rock and Politics in Argentina, 1976-1983"

Atalia Shragai - Thesis submitted in 2006
"The Banana Men: the Creation of a Colonial Culture, The United Fruit Company in Central America, 1900-1960"

Daniel Kressel - Thesis submitted in 2009
"'We Were All Guilty, Nobody is to Blame': Strategies for the re-coding of the Spanish Civil War Memory during the Transition to Democracy in Spain"

Pinchas Lam - Thesis submitted in 2012
"Conflicting Identities: Germans in Brazil During the Third Reich"

Aaron Garcia - Thesis submitted in 2014
"Promoting Interests, Reducing Violence: the United Nations and the Question of Palestine 1947"

Julián Blejmar - Thesis submitted in FLACSO (Buenos Aires) 2016
"Formación, apogeo, y desmembramiento de la Confederación General Económica (CGE) 1947 - 1976"

Omri Elmaleh - Thesis submitted in 2016
"From The Baqa'a Valley to Ciudad del Este: The Lebanese Community in the Tri-Border Zone"

Maayan Pasamanik - Thesis submitted in 2017
"Domestic Servants in Buenos Aires during the 1950's - 1960's"

Sheri Shamaev Hernan - Research proposal approved in 2018
"Missed Opportunities? Jewish Organizations and the Potential of Using Spain to Save Jews during the Holocaust"

Lelya Stadler - Research proposal approved in 2017
"Bigamia Among Jewish Immigrants in Argentina"

Ph.D. Students

Idit Gil - Dissertation submitted in 1998
"Nationalism and Social Justice in the Argentinian Intellectual Left: Sources for Peronist Ideology (1894-1947)?"

Tzvi Tal - Dissertation submitted in 2002
"Cinema, Cultural Dependence and Political Protest: The Struggle for National Identity Formation in Argentina and Brazil"

Efraim Davidi - Dissertation submitted in 2006
"Peronists and Revolutionaries: The Struggle for Hegemony and Generational
Shifts in the Argentinian Labour Movement, 1966-1976"

Inbal Ofer - Dissertation submitted in 2007
"The Making of a Female Political Elite in Franco's Spain: The National Leadership of the Sección Femenina de la FET (1936-1977) "

Silvina Gesser - Dissertation submitted in 2007
"Between Essentialism and Modernity: Aesthetics, Identities and Politics in Madrid's Cultural Scene, 1923-1936"

David Horowitz - Dissertation submitted in 2006
"The Jewish Community and Aliyah From Argentina 1962-1973"

Claudia Kedar - Dissertation submitted in 2008
"The Routinization of Dependency: Argentina and the International Monetary Fund, 1944-1977"

Tamar Groves - Dissertation submitted in 2010
"The Successes of Failure: The Teachers' Movement during the Spanish Transition to Democracy"

Aviv Cohen - Dissertation submitted in 2011
"Fire in the Backyard: The US and the American Press Facing the Revolutionary
Ferment in the Caribbean Basin during the Cold War Years"

Gaby Yunes - Dissertation submitted in 2011
"Hibridization, Identity and Historic Narrative in Argentinean Telenovelas from the 1990s to 2006"

Martina Libertad Weisz - Dissertation submitted in 2013
“'Reunion' Five Hundred Years After: Jews, Muslims and Latin Americans in Today’s Spain"

Atalia Shragai - Dissertation submitted in 2013
"'Over the Rainbow': Migration, Lives and Identifications among U.S. Citizens at Costa Rica, 1945-1980"

Guy Setton - Dissertation submitted in 2014
"Ghosts of the Past and the Contemporary Challenges of the Middle East: Spanish -Israeli Relations, 1956 -1992"

Yonit Rucki-Menashe - Dissertation submitted in 2016
"Football and Political Participation: Football Clubs in Seville and
Barcelona during the Franco Regime and the Transition to Democracy"

Enrique Martínez Ruiz - Dissertation submitted in 2018
"Building a Home, Building a City: Real Estate Development Companies Established by Jewish Immigrants as a Social Inclusion Strategy in Bogota, Colombia 1889-1933"

Ariel Noyjovich - Dissertation submitted in 2016
"Viva Berón!: Political Integration of Argentine-Arabs trough the Peronist Movement, 1945-1976"

Mariusz Kalczewiak - Dissertation submitted in 2017
"Travelling, Reporting, Remembering. Poland, Argentina and the Bridges
between Jewish Worlds, 1916-1960s"

Pablo Bornstien - Research proposal approved in 2016
"The Place of Arabs and Muslim Heritage in the Debates over Spanish National Identity, 1859-1921"

Adrian Krupnik - Research proposal approved in 2017
"Jewish Argentine Return Migration"

Hernan Dobry - Research proposal submitted in 2018
"Bejamín Rattenbach and the Struggle for a Professional Army in Argentina"

Gustavo Guzmán Castro - Research proposal approved in 2018
"Anti-Semtism and the Cultural Code of the Chilean Right"

Omri Elmaleh - Research proposal approved in 2018
"From The Middle East to Ciudad del Este: The Lebanese Community in the Tri-Border Zone"

Hagai Rubinstein - Research proposal approved in 2018
"Nakba, Naksa and Intifada: Diaspora, Transnationalism and the shaping of the Palestinian-Chilean Identity, 1948-2005"

Post-Doctoral students

Dr. Hillel Eyal, UCLA (2006)

Dr. Amalia Ran, University of Maryland (2007-2008)

Phil C.W. Chan - National University of Singapore, 2014.

International Graduate Students

Jacob Hutt ,"From Havana to the Holy Land: The peculiar tale of Cuban migration to Israel" (2013-2014)