Nina Caputo is an Associate Professor in the Department of History at the University of Florida. She received her B.A. and M.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles, and her Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley. Professor Caputo is a scholar of medieval Jewish history and interfaith relations in medieval Europe. Her first book, Nahmanides in Medieval Catalonia: History, Community, Messianism, explores the history of encounters between Jewish and Christian interpretations of history and redemption.