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Maor Rodman Appointed Assistant Director of Recruitment and Admissions, HUC-JIR/Jerusalem

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Maor Rodman has been appointed to Assistant Director of Recruitment and Admissions, HUC-JIR/Jerusalem as of October 15, 2018. Maor is driven to inspire and develop others. She is passionate about working to engage the next generation of Jewish leaders and is thrilled to be joining the National Office of Recuitment and Admissions.

Maor is a hybrid of Israeli and American cultures and brings with her experience from both Jewish non-profits as well as the world of higher education including Hillel at Stanford University, Masa Israel Journey, The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles, and most recently The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, where she served as Marketing Director of the Rothberg International School. Maor is a marketing communications professional who holds a B.A. in International Business and Marketing from American Jewish University (formerly University of Judaism), an M.A. in Global Marketing Communication and Advertising from Emerson College, and an M.B.A. from Bar Ilan University. Rabbi Rachel Sabath Beit-Halachmi, Ph.D., National Director of the Office of Recruitment and Admissions adds: “I am very excited to appoint someone of Maor’s caliber and expertise to our NORA Team in Jerusalem. Her deep knowledge of the generation we are engaging, recruiting and admitting  college students as well as her skills in marketing will enable us to thrive in a region which is so wonderfully recruitment-ripe.”

Maor grew up in sunny California and lives with her husband and two adorable daughters in Jerusalem. A self-proclaimed foodie, Maor especially loves cheese, coffee, sushi, and chocolate. 


Founded in 1875, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion is North America's leading institution of higher Jewish education and the academic, spiritual, and professional leadership development center of Reform Judaism. HUC-JIR educates men and women for service to North American and world Jewry as rabbis, cantors, educators, and nonprofit management professionals, and offers graduate programs to scholars and clergy of all faiths. With centers of learning in Cincinnati, Jerusalem, Los Angeles, and New York, HUC-JIR's scholarly resources comprise the renowned Klau Library, The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives, museums, research institutes and centers, and academic publications. In partnership with the Union for Reform Judaism and the Central Conference of American Rabbis, HUC-JIR sustains the Reform Movement's congregations and professional and lay leaders. HUC-JIR's campuses invite the community to cultural and educational programs illuminating Jewish heritage and fostering interfaith and multiethnic understanding. www.huc.edu