Current Position: Senior Research Associate, Division of Jewish Demography and Statistics, Avraham Harman Institute of Contemporary Jewry, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mt. Scopus, Jerusalem 91905, Israel (email:

Areas of Specialization: Demographic Statistics; Ethnicity; Family Demography; Migration; Historical Demography and History of Demography

Subjects of StudyDemography of the FSU, especially of (ex-) Soviet Jewry; Demography of Jews in Twentieth-Century Central-Eastern Europe; Demography of the Contemporary Russian-Speaking Jewish Diaspora; Soviet/FSU Censuses; The Kulischer Family – Scholars of World Migrations

Selected Publications/Papers: 

      For Russian language publications, see: Публикации на русском языке