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Roseanne Ackerley

National Director of Financial Aid

Richard F Address

School of Education Adjunct/D.Min program faculty

David Adelson

Dean, HUC-JIR/New York

Renni S. Altman

Associate Dean and Director of the Rabbinical Program, New York Campus

Dana S. Anesi

Director, DFSSM Fieldwork Program

Benjamin Antell

Academic Records Manager/Financial Aid Administrator

Merri Lovinger Arian

Faculty in Liturgical Arts, Music Education, and Conducting

Carole B. Balin

Professor Emerita of History

Hanni Bar

Modern Hebrew Lecturer

Yoram Bitton


Joshua Breitzer

Adjunct Instructor and Coach

LaToya Caesar

Administrative Assistant, NY Development

Michael L. Chernick

Professor Emeritus of Rabbinic Literature

Norman J. Cohen

Professor Emeritus of Midrash

Steven M. Cohen

Research Professor of Jewish Social Policy

Martin A. Cohen

Professor of Jewish History

Richard Cohn

Director, Debbie Friedman School of Sacred Music

Elio Cruz

Maintenance Supervisor

Darcie Crystal

NY Campus Coordinator of Leadership Initiatives

Gordon Dale


Lissie Diringer

Vice President for Institutional Advancement

Ellen Dreskin

Coordinator, Cantorial Certification Program, DFSSM

David Ellenson

Interim President; Chancellor Emeritus; I.H. and Anna Grancell Professor Emeritus of Jewish Religious Thought

Allison Glazer

Assistant Director of Communications and Public Affairs

Harriet Goldberg

Director of Prospect Strategy and Research

Leonid Gontar

Technical Assistant

Jillian T. Gramling

Associate Director of Development, Eastern Region

Lisa D. Grant

Professor of Jewish Education

Alyssa M. Gray

Emily S. and Rabbi Bernard H. Mehlman Chair in Rabbinics; Professor of Codes and Responsa Literature

Hillel Gruenberg

Director of Israel Engagement

Jennifer R. Harper

Director, Interfaith Doctor of Ministry in Clinical Education for Pastoral Ministry Program

Joui M. Hessel

Adjunct Faculty and Recruitment Associate

Lawrence A. Hoffman

The Barbara and Stephen Friedman Professor of Liturgy, Worship and Ritual

Sandra Kazan

Voice and Speech Coach

Meredeth Kelly

Assistant to Director of Operations/Director of School of Education

Elliott Kleinman

Chief Engagement Officer

Sharon Faye Koren

Associate Professor of Medieval Jewish Culture; Dr. Norman Cohen Chair for an Emerging Jewish Scholar

Leonard S. Kravitz

Professor Emeritus of Midrash & Homiletics

Charles A. Kroloff

Vice President for Special Projects, Adjunct instructor