David Myers is a professor of history at UCLA, where he holds the Sady and Ludwig Kahn Chair in Jewish History. He served for ten years as the director of the UCLA Center for Jewish Studies and, from 2010–15, as the Robert N. Burr Department Chair of the UCLA History Department. He has also served as co-editor of the Jewish Quarterly Review since 2003. David’s research focuses on modern Jewish intellectual and cultural history and he has written widely on Israel-related and Jewish community issues. David is a member of the Board of the New Israel Fund.