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To inquire about the Rabbinical Program, contact Rabbi Melissa Heller, Director of Admissions and Recruitment, at or 215.576.0800 ext. 123.

Main Number: 215.576.0800

Address: 1299 Church Road, Wyncote, PA 19095

To hire a rabbinical student to serve your community or organization, or to support your life-cycle needs, please email Rabbi Linda Holtzman.

To obtain your transcript, please contact the Director of Academic Administration. The transcript fee is a $25.

Faculty and Staff Directory

Barbara E. Breitman, D.Min.Assistant Professor of Pastoral Counseling, Co-Director of Training, Jewish Spiritual Direction
Mary Buhring, M.B.A.Director of Academic Administration215.576.0800 ext.
Robert ChavezDirector of Operations215.576.0800 ext.
Eli Cohn-PostellProject Coordinator, Center for Jewish Ethics215.576.0800 ext.
Rabbi Gail DiamondSupport Support, Israel Program 
Reena Sigman Friedman, Ph.D.Associate Professor of Modern Jewish History215.576.0800 ext.
Rabbi Nancy Fuchs Kreimer, Ph.D.Former Director, Department of Multifaith Studies and Initiatives; Associate Professor Emeritus of Religious Studies
Sharon Gershoni, Ph.D.Instructor of Modern Hebrew
Rabbi Rayna GrossmanDirector of Field Education215.576.0800 ext.
Rabbi Elisa GoldbergPastoral Care Specialist215.576.5210 ext.
Joel Hecker, Ph.D.Chair, Department of Modern Jewish Civilization; Professor of Jewish Mysticism215.576.5210 ext.
Rabbi Melissa HellerDirector of Admissions and Recruitment215.576.0800 ext.
Rabbi Linda HoltzmanDirector of Student Life215.576.0800 ext.
Tamar Kamionkowski, Ph.D.Professor of Biblical Studies215.576.0800 ext.
Rabbi Alan LaPayoverLibrary Director215.576.0800 ext.
Rabbi Sandra LawsonDirector of Racial Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Sarra Lev, Ph.D.Chair, Department of Rabbinic Civilization; Professor of Rabbinics215.576.0800 ext.
Rabbi Mordechai LieblingFormer Director, Social Justice Organizing Program; Instructor Emeritus of Practical Rabbinics
Amanda Beckenstein Mbuvi, Ph.D.Vice President for Academic Affairs215.576.0800 ext.
Rabbi William Plevan, Ph.D.Visiting Assistant Professor of Contemporary Thought215.576.0800 ext.
Rabbi Amber PowersExecutive Vice President215.576.0800 ext.
Micah SchriftmanIT Specialist215.576.0800 ext.
Katherine SepulvedaExecutive Assistant for Academic Affairs215.576.0800 ext.
Rabbi Jacob Staub, Ph.D.Professor Emeritus of Jewish Philosophy and Spirituality; Founding Director, Jewish Spiritual Direction Program; Director of Evolve: Groundbreaking Jewish Conversations215.576.0800 ext.
Elsie R. Stern, Ph.D.Professor of Bible215.576.0800 ext.
Rabbi David A. Teutsch, Ph.D.The Louis and Myra Wiener Professor Emeritus of Contemporary Jewish Civilization and Senior Consultant to Levin-Lieber Program in Jewish Ethics and for Congregational Services215.576.0800 ext.
Cheryl TysonDirector of Human Resources and Administration/Title IX Coordinator215.576.0800 ext.
Rabbi Mira Beth Wasserman, Ph.D.Director of the Center for Jewish Ethics; Associate Professor of Rabbinic Literature215.576.0800 ext.
Rabbi Deborah Waxman, Ph.D.President and CEO215.576.0800 ext.
Alex WeissmanDirector of Mekhinah and Cultural and Spiritual Life215.576.0800 ext.
Cyd WeissmanVice President for Engagement and Innovation215.576.0800 ext.
Em WilsonAdministrative Assistant for Admissions,  Recruitment and Student Life215.576.0800 ext.

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