NYU Steinhardt News

NYU Steinhardt Education and Jewish Studies Programs welcome Associate Director, Professor Benjamin Jacobs

Professor Ben Jacobs recently joined NYU Steinhardt as associate director of the Education and Jewish Studies programs in the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences in the Professions and assistant professor of social studies education in the Department of Teaching and Learning. After earning his doctorate from Teachers College, Columbia University in the Teaching of Social Studies, Jacobs was assistant professor of social studies education at the University of Minnesota from 2005-2010.