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Academic Counseling

We offer academic counseling to help you succeed in your studies. You should make use of this offer not just at the beginning of your studies, but throughout. Our academic advisors can guide you regarding all content-related and organizational questions of studying Jewish Theology. They are also responsible for recognizing previous studies and transfer credits from other programs, or for placing you in more advanced classes.

Your advisors are:

Director of the degree program: Prof. Walter Homolka PhD PhD DHL

Academic Advisor: Susann Schober, M.A.

For more general questions, e.g. choice of program, organizational issues, financial support, please contact Central Student Advisory Service. 

Central Student Advisory Service (ZSB): Campus am Neuen Palais +49 (0) 331/977-1715 | Haus: 8 | R. 0.10-0.16 | studienberatunguni-potsdamde

International Office: Campus am Neuen Palais 10 | +49 (0) 331/977/1760 | international-office​uni-potsdamde 

Statutory bodies

Examination board:  Prof. Dr. Admiel Kosman (Chair Person), Prof. Dr. Walter Homolka, Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Liwak, , Susann Schober, M.A., Student: not yet appointed.

Study board:  Prof. Dr. Daniel Krochmalnik (Chair Person), Markus Krah, PhD, Daniel Vorpahl M.A., Dr. Ronen Pinkas, Klaus Olthoff (Student), Max Feldhake (Student)

Basic Bibliographies

The following lists of books are representative of current academic scholarship in the various fields taught at the School of Jewish Theology. The two lists offered here are meant to be suggestive of the kind of scholarship that a graduate at the B.A and M.A level should be familiar with.