Expert in History, Jews/Judaism, Middle East Studies
Pennsylvania State University
Eric Fleisch is an Assistant Professor in the Jewish Studies Program at Penn State University. His research interests include Israel Studies, American Jewish history, philanthropy, and non-profit sector studies. Dr. Fleisch is currently finishing the manuscript for his first book, Checkbook Zionism: Philanthropy and Power in the Israel-Diaspora Relationship. Prior to joining the Jewish Studies Program at Penn State, he was a Visiting Assistant Professor at Lehigh University and a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Brandeis University. He received his Ph.D. from Brandeis University (2014).