Courses by instructor: Jason Harris
Jason Harris is the Birthright Israel Experience Program Manager at the San Francisco-'based Jewish Community Federation where he oversees Birthright trips, trains staff and develops post-trip opportunities for young professional to engage in Jewish life. Jason holds a BA in International Relations from UC Davis, joint Masters Degree in Near Eastern & Judaic Studies and Jewish Communal Service from the Hornstein Program for Jewish Professional Leadership at Brandeis University. He wrote his Masters Thesis on the Armenian Genocide and it's connection with the American Jewish community. He also holds a certificate for completing a course in national security studies at National Defense University. Prior to the Federation's Birthright program, Jason worked in the United States Congress as the Legislative Director for Congressman Alcee L. Hastings. Jason also hosts a podcast on Jewish and Israeli history called "Jew Oughta Know", which can be found in the iTunes podcast store.