Adam Stern


Assistant Professor

Office Number: 1306 Van Hise Hall

Pronouns: he/him/his

Language: German

Research/Language Interests: Continental Philosophy, Jewish Thought, Race and Religion, Secularism, Political Theology, Translation Theory, Media Studies.

About: Adam Stern joined the Department of German, Nordic, and Slavic and the Center for Jewish Studies in 2019. He previously held a position as a postdoctoral associate in the Whitney Humanities Center and Program for the Study of Antisemitism at Yale University. His first book, Survival: A Theological-Political Genealogy, is forthcoming from the University of Pennsylvania Press. Other work has appeared in The Journal of ReligionThe Leo Baeck Institute Yearbook, and The Immanent Frame.

Affiliated Departments: Center for Jewish Studies

• Harvard University, Ph.D. Study of Religion
• The University of Chicago, A.M. Religious Studies
• Columbia University, B.A. Comparative Literature