Moshe Halbertal
Moshe Halbertal
Senior Fellow

Moshe Halbertal, Shalom Hartman Institute’s most senior fellow, has a doctorate in Jewish thought from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, where he teaches.

Currently serving as the Gruss Professor at NYU Law School, Moshe previously served as a visiting professor at Harvard Law School and University of Pennsylvania Law School, and as a fellow in Harvard University’s Society of Fellows.

Moshe’s extensive list of publications includes Idolatry which he co-authored with Avishai Margalit (Harvard University Pres, 1998) and People of the Book: Canon, Meaning and Authority (Harvard University Press, 1997). Moshe is the recipient of the Bruno Award of the Rothschild Foundation and the Goldstein-Goren Book Award for the best book in Jewish thought for the years 1997-2000.