A study group for researchers takes place within the Institute's activities. The group gathers once a week for a joint study of formative books in Jewish Law.
In 2016/17, the group studies the writings of Rabbi Menachem Meiri and his circle.
In 2015/16, the group studied the Ramban’s writings.
Opening lecture (22/10/15): Prof. Haviva pedaya, The Ramban: a Spiritual Leader’s Portrait: Text, Culture and History
In 2014/15, the group studied Rav Sherira Gaon’s Letter
Opening lecture (2/6/15): Prof. Yerachmiel Brody, An Introduction to Rav Sherira Gaon’s Letter
Closing Lecture (30/6/15): Prof. David Weiss Halivni, The Talmud’s Perception as Reflected in Rav Sherira Gaon’s Letter