David Weinberg is Professor Emeritus at Bowling Green State University and Wayne State University. From 1993 through 2013, he served as Director of the Cohn-Haddow Center for Judaic Studies and Professor of History at Wayne State University in Detroit. He has been a visiting professor in modern Jewish history at the University of Michigan, the University of Wisconsin, the University of Pennsylvania, the Institute for Contemporary Jewry at the Hebrew University, and the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia.
Dr Weinberg earned his MA and PhD from the University of Wisconsin. He is the former editor of Shoah and member of the Academic Advisory Board of Shofar and serves on the academic advisory boards of the Wayne State University Press and the Holocaust Memorial Center of Detroit. He is the recipient of numerous awards, including a Loewenstein-Wiener Fellowship from the Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives of Hebrew Union College and a Wayne State University Distinguished Faculty Fellowship and Faculty Recognition Award. He is the author of Community on Trial: The Jews of Paris in the 1930s and Between Tradition and Modernity: Haim Zhitlowski, Simon Dubnow, Ahad Ha-Am, and the Shaping of Modern Jewish Identity. He has published and lectured extensively in America, Europe, and Israel on modern European Jewish history and the Holocaust.