Ilil Baum

Ilil Baum

Ilil Baum

Sephardic Studies

Late Medieval and Early Modern Mediterranean
Jewish History
History of Science and Medicine
Historical Linguistics
Sociolinguistics
Ladino and Jewish Languages

 

Current Projects: 

  • Reading from the Margins: The Place of Language among the Jews of Christian Spain (twelfth-fifteenth centuries)

  • Castilian Hegemony in the Jewish Mediterranean: The Formation of Sephardic Communities (sixteenth-eighteenth centuries)

 

Curriculum Vitae 

Education

2018: PhD, Department of Romance and Latin American Studies, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

2012: MA in Romance Languages, Department of Romance and Latin American Studies, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

2009: BA, General Linguistics; Communication & Journalism, Hebrew University of Jerusalem           

Post Doctoral Research

  • 2019-2023: The Buber Society of Fellows, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Postdoctoral Fellow.

  • 2019: The Cohn Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Ideas, Tel Aviv University, Postdoctoral Researcher.

  • 2018-2019: The Frankel Institute for Advanced Judaic Studies, University of Michigan, Postdoctoral Fellow.

  • 2017-2021: Collaborating Researcher, University of Barcelona: “Vernacular Science in the Crown of Aragon and Its Romance Context (13th-16th Centuries)” [2017-2019]; “Vernacular Science in the Medieval and Early Modern Western Mediterranean” [2019-2021], financed by the Spanish Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities.

 

Publications