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Adi Cineradiciner@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizationsUniversity/college/seminary, Jewish educational institutionYeshiva UniversityNRJEMasters in progress2015-presentYeshiva UniversityField or organizational mapping, Implementation study, Program development, Program evaluation, Strategic planningEducation, Jewish studies, PsychologyStatistical analysis, SurveysIsrael, North America (US and Canada)Adults, Children, College students, Emerging adults, Israeli-American Jews, TeensOrthodox Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsAdult Jewish educational institutions, Community centers, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Preschools / early childhood education, Summer camps, Synagogues, Youth groups / movementsCounseling, Leadership, Learning, Philosophy, Teaching, Teaching preparation, TheoryCollege campuses, Conversion, Diaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Mentoring / coaching, Organizational development, Ritual215-498-2529Male1990s
Adi Razadiraz@umich.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryThe University of MichiganNeither, but I'm planning to join/rejoin NRJE soon.Doctorate2005-2009JTSProgram development, Program evaluationEducation, Jewish studies, Linguistics, Hebrew languageAnalysis of existing data, Focus groups, Interviews, Statistical analysis, SurveysIsrael, North America (US and Canada)Adults, Children, College studentsCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / JudaismDay schoolsCurriculum, Learning, Special needs, Teaching, Teaching preparationCollege campuses, Jewish education, Languagehttps://lsa.umich.edu/middleeast/people/faculty/adi-raz.htmlFemale1970s
Adina Bankier-Karpadina.bankier-karp@monash.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminary, Jewish educational institutionMonash University, Melbourne Australia; Mount Scopus Memorial College, Melbourne, AustraliaASSJDoctorate in progressIn progressMonash UniversityLarge-scale population study, Mixed-method research (qualitative and quantitative methods)Demography, Education, Jewish studies, Statistics, Social ScienceAnalysis of existing data, Interviews, Statistical analysis, SurveysAustralia / OceaniaCultural Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Traditional (AKA Nominally Orthodox) JewsAdult Jewish educational institutions, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Summer camps, Synagogues, Youth groups / movementsCurriculum, Leadership, Learning, Teaching, Teaching preparationDemographic trends / population estimates, Diaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Holocaust, Jewish education, Jewish identitieshttps://www.researchgate.net/profile/Adina_Bankier-Karpcoming soonFemale1970s
Agnes Katalin KelemenKelemen_Agi@phd.ceu.eduConducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryCentral European University (Budapest)ASSJDoctorate in progress2015-presentCentral European UniversityProgram development, Program evaluationArea studies (e.g., American studies, Middle Eastern studies), History, Jewish studies, Religious studiesAnalysis of existing data, History, Mapping - Geographic Information System (GIS)EuropeCentral EuropeCultural Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsCommunity centers, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Heritage travel / tourism, Museums, Summer campsLeadership, TeachingAntisemitism, Holocaust, Jewish identitieshttps://history.ceu.edu/people/agnes-katalin-kelemenhttps://ceu.academia.edu/AgnesKelemenhttps://ceu.academia.edu/AgnesKelemenhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/agnes-kelemen-90a86328/?originalSubdomain=huFemale1990s
Andrea Lieberlieber@dickinson.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryDickinson CollegeNRJEDoctorate1995-1999Columbia UniversityField or organizational mapping, Needs assessment, Program development, Strategic assessment, Strategic planningJewish studies, Religious studiesFocus groups, History, Interviews, PhilosophyNorth America (US and Canada)Children, College students, Emerging adults, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), Small-town/rural Jews, WomenFemale1960s
Ari Y Kelmanaykelman@stanford.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryStanford UniversityBoth ASSJ and NRJEDoctorate2000-2004NYUArea studies (e.g., American studies, Middle Eastern studies), Education, Jewish studies, Religious studiesEthnography, Focus groups, History, InterviewsNorth America (US and Canada)
Avital Karpmanakarpman@umd.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryUniversity of MarylandNRJEDoctorate2005-2009York UniversityField or organizational mapping, Implementation study, Needs assessment, Program development, Program evaluation, Strategic assessment, Strategic planningEducation, Linguistics, HebrewEthnography, Focus groups, InterviewsIsrael, North America (US and Canada)Adults, Children, College studentsCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Renewal Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsComplementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, UniversitiesCurriculum, Learning, Teaching, Teaching preparationCollege campuses, Diaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Jewish identities, Languagehttps://jewishstudies.umd.edu/faculty/Avital-KarpmanFemale1980s
Benjamin M. Jacobsprofbenjacobs@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryThe George Washington UniversityNRJEDoctorate2005-2009Teachers College, Columbia UniversityField or organizational mapping, Program development, Program evaluationArea studies (e.g., American studies, Middle Eastern studies), Education, History, Jewish studiesAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, History, Interviews, PhilosophyNorth America (US and Canada)Children, College students, Emerging adults, TeensAdult Jewish educational institutions, Arts institutions, Community centers, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Heritage travel / tourism, Museums, Organizations - general or other, Summer campsCurriculum, Learning, Philosophy, Teaching, Teaching preparation, TheoryJewish educationlinkedin.com/in/benjamin-m-jacobs-02346970Male1970s
Beth Cousensbethcousens@gmail.comJewish FederationThe Jewish Federations of North AmericaBoth ASSJ and NRJEDoctorate2005-2009Brandeis UniversityField or organizational mapping, Implementation study, Needs assessment, Program development, Program evaluation, Strategic assessment, Strategic planningEducation, Jewish studies, SociologyAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, Interviews, Statistical analysis, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, Baby Boomers, College students, Emerging adults, SinglesAdult Jewish educational institutions, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Independent minyanim / spiritual communities, Organizations - general or other, Philanthropic, Preschools / early childhood education, Summer camps, Synagogues, Youth groups / movementsLeadership, Learning, Teaching, TheoryFamilies / raising children, Intermarriage / multi-heritage families, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Lifecycle events, Mentoring / coaching, Organizational developmentbethcousens.comFemale1970s
Bethamie Horowitzbethamie@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryBoth ASSJ and NRJEDoctorate1985-1989The Graduate Center- CUNYField or organizational mapping, Implementation study, Large-scale population study, Program evaluationAnthropology, Area studies (e.g., American studies, Middle Eastern studies), Demography, Education, Psychology, SociologyAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, Interviews, SurveysIsrael, North America (US and Canada)Adults, Baby Boomers, College students, Emerging adults, Israeli-American Jews, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), Urban Jews, WomenCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Renewal Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsAdult Jewish educational institutions, Arts institutions, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Heritage travel / tourism, Independent minyanim / spiritual communities, Museums, Organizations - general or other, Philanthropic, Social justice, Summer camps, Synagogues, Youth groups / movementsLeadership, sociology of Jewish Education;Activism, Arts and culture, College campuses, Demographic trends / population estimates, Diaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Gender, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Lifecycle events, PoliticsBethamie HorowitzBethamie Horowitzhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/bethamie-horowitz-82124413917-885-3914Female1950s
Cantor Melissa L. Adlemancantorah71@yahoo.comCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryLesley University and Hebrew CollegeNRJEDoctorate in progressIn progressLesley UniversityNeeds assessment, Program development, Program evaluation, Strategic planningArea studies (e.g., American studies, Middle Eastern studies), Education, History, Jewish studies, Philosophy, Religious studies, Sociology, EthnomusicologyAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, History, InterviewsNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, Children, College students, Emerging adults, WomenCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsAdult Jewish educational institutions, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Independent minyanim / spiritual communities, Journalism, Organizations - general or other, Philanthropic, Preschools / early childhood education, Social justice, Summer camps, Synagogues, Youth groups / movementsCounseling, Curriculum, Leadership, Learning, Philosophy, Special needs, Teaching, Teaching preparation, TheoryActivism, Arts and culture, Antisemitism, College campuses, Conversion, Demographic trends / population estimates, Diaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Families / raising children, Gender, Holocaust, Interfaith / inter-group relations, Intermarriage / multi-heritage families, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Language, Lifecycle events, Mentoring / coaching, Organizational development, Politics, Ritual, Social class / povertyyesFemale1970s
Carol K. Ingallcaingall@me.commUniversity/college/seminary, Jewish educational institutionJewish Theological SeminaryNRJEDoctorate1990-1994Boston UniversityProgram development, Program evaluationEducation, History, Religious studiesAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, History, InterviewsNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, Children, Emerging adults, Teens, WomenCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsAdult Jewish educational institutions, Arts institutions, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Museums, Summer camps, SynagoguesCurriculum, Learning, Philosophy, Teaching, Teaching preparation, Theory, moral or character educationArts and culture, Families / raising children, Jewish identitiesJTS websiteFemale1940s
David Schoemdschoem@umich.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryUniversity of MichiganNeither, but I'm planning to join/rejoin NRJE soon.Doctorate1975-1979UC BerkeleyStrategic planningEducation, SociologyEthnographyNorth America (US and Canada)Jewish Education in a Pluralistic SocietyCollege campuses, Interfaith / inter-group relations, Intergroup Dialogue; Multicultural Teachinghttps://lsa.umich.edu/soc/people/faculty/david-schoem.html734-615-6847Male1950s
Deborah Skolnick Einhorndeinhorn@hebrewcollege.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryHebrew CollegeNRJEDoctorate2010-2014Brandeis UniversityImplementation study, Needs assessment, Program development, Strategic planningEducation, History, Jewish studies, Nonprofit management, Religious studies, SociologyEthnography, Focus groups, History, Interviews, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, Children, College students, Emerging adults, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), WomenCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsAdult Jewish educational institutions, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Organizations - general or other, PhilanthropicLeadership, Learning, Special needs, Teaching, Teaching preparationActivism, Families / raising children, Gender, Jewish education, Mentoring / coaching, Organizational developmenthttp://www.hebrewcollege.edu/Deborah-Skolnick-Einhorn617-559-8618Female1970s
Diane Tickton Schusterdt.schuster@verizon.netCollaboration with other scholarsUniversity/college/seminary, Independent scholarBrandeis University; Hebrew Union College-LANRJEDoctorate1985-1989Claremont Graduate UniversityEducation, PsychologyFocus groups, Interviews, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Baby Boomers, Emerging adults, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), Senior citizens, WomenReform Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsAdult Jewish educational institutionsLearning, Teaching, Teaching preparationJewish education, Lifecycle events, Choral group memberslinkedin.com/in/diane-tickton-schuster-a4950711909-624-2925Female1940s
Dr. Michael Schatzmichaeljayschatz@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesJewish educational institution, Independent scholarHar Zion Temple, Hebrew Helpers LLCNRJEDoctorate2015-presentGratz CollegeProgram evaluation, Strategic planningEducation, History, Jewish studies, SociologyAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, History, Interviews, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Philadelphia Metro areaAdults, Children, Senior citizens, TeensCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsAdult Jewish educational institutions, Community centers, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Summer camps, Synagogues, Youth groups / movementsCurriculum, Leadership, Teaching preparationDemographic trends / population estimates, Jewish education, urban mobility and historic neighborhoods@phillyjewishhistoryhttp://www.linkedin.com/in/michaeljayschatz215-738-9245Male1960s
Dr. Randal Schnoorrschnoor@yorku.caCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryYork University, TorontoASSJDoctorate2000-2004McGill UniversityNeeds assessment, Program evaluation, Qualitative ResearchDemography, Education, Jewish studies, SociologyEthnography, Focus groups, Interviews, SurveysAfrica (Sub-Saharan), Europe, North America (US and Canada)Adults, Children, College students, Emerging adults, LGBTQ Jews, Teens, Urban JewsComplementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schoolsDemographic trends / population estimates, Families / raising children, Interfaith / inter-group relations, Intermarriage / multi-heritage families, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Lifecycle events, RitualMale1960s
Dr. Sharon Blumenthal-Cohensharonb@gwu.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryGeorge Washington UniversityNRJEDoctorate2010-2014George Washington UniversityImplementation studyEducationEthnography, InterviewsNorth America (US and Canada)Children, TeensDay schoolsCurriculum, Learning, Teaching, Teaching preparationJewish educationFemale1970s
Elana Riback Randelizabeth.riback@mail.yu.eduCollaboration with other scholarsUniversity/college/seminaryAzrieli Graduate SchoolNRJEDoctorate in progressIn progressAzrieli Graduate SchoolArea studies (e.g., American studies, Middle Eastern studies), EducationFocus groups, Interviews, SurveysMiddle East and North Africa (not Israel), North America (US and Canada)Children, College students, Jews with disabilities, Persian/Iranian-American Jews, Russian-American Jews, Sephardi and/or Mizrahi Jews, Teens, WomenCultural Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / JudaismComplementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Summer campsCurriculum, Learning, Teaching, Teaching preparationArts and culture, Jewish educationFemale1980s
Emily Aronoff Teckeateck@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminary, Jewish educational institution, Consulting/research companyGratz College, University of Miami, Miss Emily CelebratesNRJEDoctorate2015-presentGratz CollegeEducationInterviews, SurveysAdults, Children, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), TeensCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / JudaismCommunity centers, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Online content providers / online communities, Preschools / early childhood education, Summer camps, SynagoguesCurriculum, Learning, Teaching, Teaching preparation, MusicArts and culture, Families / raising children, Jewish educationhttp://Www.missemilycelebrates.comFemale1980s
Emma Gonzalez-Lesseremma.lesser@uconn.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryUniversity of ConnecticutASSJDoctorate in progress2015-presentUniversity of ConnecticutProgram development, Program evaluation, Strategic assessmentSociologyInterviews, Content analysisNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, Baby Boomers, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), Jews of color, LGBTQ Jews, Persian/Iranian-American Jews, Sephardi and/or Mizrahi Jews, Urban Jews, Women, Jews by Choice (converts)Cultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsTeaching, Teaching preparation, TheoryConversion, Gender, Jewish identitiesgonzalez_lesserFemale1990s
ERIC CAPLANeric.caplan@mcgill.caCollaboration with other scholars, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryMcGill UniversityBoth ASSJ and NRJEDoctorate1995-1999McGill UniversityEducation, Jewish studies, Religious studiesHistory, Interviews, PhilosophyNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, Baby Boomers, Children, College students, TeensCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Renewal Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / JudaismComplementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Independent minyanim / spiritual communities, Social justice, Summer camps, Synagogues, Youth groups / movementsCurriculum, Leadership, Learning, Philosophy, Teaching, Teaching preparationActivism, Arts and culture, Gender, Holocaust, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Politics, Ritual, Social class / povertyhttps://mcgill.ca/jewishstudies/faculty/caplanMale1960s
Etan Cohenetancohen@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizationsUniversity/college/seminaryHaifa UniversityNRJEDoctorate in progressIn progressCurrently pursuing a PhD at Haifa UDesign Based ResearchEducation, Jewish studiesEthnography, InterviewsIsraelCurriculum, Learning, TeachingMale1980s
Gila S. Silvermangilasilverman@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminary, Independent scholarUniversity of Arizona; Brandeis UniversityASSJDoctorate2015-presentUniversity of ArizonaField or organizational mapping, Implementation study, Needs assessment, Program development, Program evaluation, Strategic assessmentAnthropologyAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, Interviews, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Baby Boomers, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), Singles, Women, AdultsCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Renewal Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsAdult Jewish educational institutions, Community centers, Day schools, Independent minyanim / spiritual communities, Organizations - general or other, Philanthropic, Social justice, Synagogues, Youth groups / movementsLeadershipActivism, College campuses, Families / raising children, Gender, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Lifecycle events, Organizational development, Ritualhttps://universityofarizona.academia.edu/GilaSilverman@GilaSilvermanFemale1960s
Hanna Shaul Bar Nissimhannashaul@brandeis.eduUniversity/college/seminary, FoundationBrandeis University, Ruderman Family FoundationASSJDoctorate2015-presentHebrew University of JerusalemNonprofit management, Philanthropic StudiesAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, History, Interviews, Statistical analysis, Surveys, financial analysis, database creationIsrael, North America (US and Canada)American Jewry, Israeli JewryAdults, Israeli-American Jews, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), Jewish philanthropistsCommunity centers, Organizations - general or other, Philanthropic, Social justiceLeadership, fundraising, grant making, community developmentDiaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Organizational development, Jewish philanthropyhttps://www.researchgate.net/profile/Hanna_Shaul_Bar_Nissim
Helen Freidushfreidus@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizationsUniversity/college/seminary, Jewish educational institutionHidden SparksNRJEDoctorate1985-1989Teachers CollegeImplementation study, Program developmentEducationAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, History, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)ChildrenDay schoolsLearning, Special needs, Teaching, Teaching preparationFemale1940s
Helena Millerhelena@svmassociates.co.ukCollaboration with other scholarsUniversity/college/seminary, Jewish educational institution, Independent scholarLondon School of Jewish StudiesBoth ASSJ and NRJEDoctorate1995-1999London University, UKField or organizational mapping, Needs assessment, Program development, Program evaluation, Strategic assessment, Strategic planningEducation, Jewish studies, Religious studies, SociologyAnalysis of existing data, Focus groups, Interviews, Philosophy, Statistical analysis, SurveysEurope, IsraelUKAdults, Baby Boomers, Children, College students, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), Teens, Urban Jews, Women, ALL ABOVE WITHIN UK, NOT USA!Cultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsAdult Jewish educational institutions, Arts institutions, Community centers, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Independent minyanim / spiritual communities, Preschools / early childhood education, Synagogues, Youth groups / movementsCurriculum, Leadership, Learning, Philosophy, Teaching, Teaching preparation, TheoryArts and culture, Diaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Families / raising children, Gender, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Organizational development, PoliticsYesYes00 44 7956 258 602Female1950s
Herbert Weisbergweisberg.1@osu.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryOhio State UniversityASSJDoctorate1965-1969University of MinnesotaPolitical scienceAnalysis of existing data, Statistical analysis, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)AdultsPoliticshttps://polisci.osu.edu/people/weisberg.1614-431-9545Male1940s
Ilana Horwitzihorwitz@stanford.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryStanford UniversityBoth ASSJ and NRJEDoctorate in progressIn progressStanford UniversityField or organizational mapping, Implementation study, Program evaluationEducation, SociologyAnalysis of existing data, Focus groups, Interviews, Statistical analysis, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, Children, College students, Emerging adults, Russian-American Jews, TeensCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsComplementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Preschools / early childhood educationTheoryAntisemitism, College campuses, Demographic trends / population estimates, Families / raising children, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Lifecycle events, Social class / povertyilanahorwitz.comhttps://www.researchgate.net/profile/Ilana_Horwitzhttp://stanford.academia.edu/IlanaHorwitzilana horwitz267-970-1438Female1980s
Ira Sheskinisheskin@miami.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryUniversity of MiamiASSJDoctorate1975-1979Ohio State UniversityLarge-scale population study, Needs assessmentGeographyAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, Interviews, Mapping - Geographic Information System (GIS), Statistical analysis, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, Baby Boomers, Children, College students, Holocaust survivors, Israeli-American Jews, LGBTQ Jews, Russian-American Jews, Senior citizens, Sephardi and/or Mizrahi Jews, Singles, Urban Jews, WomenCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / JudaismCommunity centers, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Organizations - general or other, Philanthropic, Preschools / early childhood education, Summer camps, Synagogues, Youth groups / movementsAntisemitism, College campuses, Demographic trends / population estimates, Diaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Families / raising children, Gender, Intermarriage / multi-heritage families, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Politicshttp://www.miami.edu/geographyhttps://www.researchgate.net/profile/Ira_Sheskin954-558-2933Male1950s
Isa Aronisaaron117@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizationsUniversity/college/seminary, Jewish educational institution, Consulting/research companyHebrew Union CollegeNRJEDoctorate1975-1979University of ChicagoImplementation study, Program development, Program evaluation, Strategic planningEducation, Philosophy, Religious studiesAnalysis of existing data, Focus groups, Interviews, PhilosophyNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, Baby Boomers, Children, College students, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), TeensCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Renewal Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / JudaismAdult Jewish educational institutions, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Museums, SynagoguesCurriculum, Leadership, Learning, Philosophy, Teaching, Teaching preparation, TheoryFamilies / raising children, Jewish education, Organizational development323-939-9021Female1940s
Jacob Cytrynjcytryn@brandeis.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesJewish educational institutionCamp Ramah in Wisconsin; Mandel Center for Studies in Jewish Education at Brandeis UniversityNRJEDoctorate in progressIn progressBrandeis UniversityEducation, History, Jewish studiesInterviewsNorth America (US and Canada)College students, Emerging adults, TeensConservative Jews / JudaismIndependent minyanim / spiritual communities, Summer campsLeadership, Learning, TheoryJewish education, Jewish identities717-557-9033Male1980s
Jeffrey Kressjekress@jtsa.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryDavidson Graduate School of Jewish Education - JTSBoth ASSJ and NRJEDoctorate1995-1999Rutgers UniversityImplementation study, Program development, Program evaluationEducation, PsychologyFocus groups, Interviews, Statistical analysis, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Children, College students, Emerging adults, Jews with disabilities, TeensComplementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Organizations - general or other, Summer camps, Youth groups / movementsLeadership, Learning, Special needs, Teaching, Teaching preparationJewish education, Jewish identitiesjeffreykress.netjtsa.academia.edu/JeffreyKressMale1960s
Jon A. Levisohnlevisohn@brandeis.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryBrandeis UniversityNRJEDoctorate2000-2004Stanford UniversityEducation, Jewish studies, Philosophy, Religious studiesPhilosophyNorth America (US and Canada)Curriculum, Learning, Philosophy, Teaching, Theoryhttp://www.brandeis.edu/facultyguide/person.html?emplid=ece7ee21fe48178f7dc350f7f91e0b3821c1a817https://brandeis.academia.edu/JonLevisohnMale1960s
Jonathan Boydjboyd@jpr.org.ukCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesConsulting/research companyInstitute for Jewish Policy ResearchBoth ASSJ and NRJEDoctorate2010-2014University of NottinghamField or organizational mapping, Large-scale population study, Program evaluation, Strategic assessment, Strategic planningDemography, Education, Jewish studies, SociologyAnalysis of existing data, Focus groups, History, Interviews, Statistical analysis, SurveysEuropeLeadership, TheoryAntisemitism, College campuses, Demographic trends / population estimates, Diaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Holocaust, Intermarriage / multi-heritage families, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Politicshttp://www.jpr.org.ukMale1960s
Jonathan D. Sarnasarna@brandeis.eduPresenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryBrandeis UniversityASSJDoctorate1975-1979YaleHistory, Jewish studies, Religious studiesHistoryIsrael, North America (US and Canada)Adults, Baby Boomers, Children, College students, Deaf Jews, Emerging adults, Holocaust survivors, Israeli-American Jews, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), Jews of color, Jews with disabilities, LGBTQ Jews, Men, Persian/Iranian-American Jews, Russian-American Jews, Senior citizens, Sephardi and/or Mizrahi Jews, Singles, Small-town/rural Jews, Syrian-American Jews, Teens, Urban Jews, WomenCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Renewal Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsAdult Jewish educational institutions, Arts institutions, Community centers, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Heritage travel / tourism, Independent minyanim / spiritual communities, Journalism, Museums, Online content providers / online communities, Organizations - general or other, Philanthropic, Preschools / early childhood education, Social justice, Summer camps, SynagogueshistoryActivism, Arts and culture, Antisemitism, College campuses, Conversion, Demographic trends / population estimates, Diaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Families / raising children, Gender, Holocaust, Interfaith / inter-group relations, Intermarriage / multi-heritage families, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Language, Lifecycle events, Mentoring / coaching, Organizational development, Politics, Ritual, Social class / povertyhttp://www.brandeis.edu/hornstein/sarna/index.htmlJonathan SarnaMale1950s
Joshua ComenetzJoshua.Comenetz@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesConsulting/research company, Independent scholarPopulation Mapping Consulting & ResearchASSJDoctorate1995-1999University of MinnesotaStrategic assessment, Strategic planning, Demographics--research, mapping, survey assistance (large-scale or congregational)Demography, GeographyAnalysis of existing data, Mapping - Geographic Information System (GIS), Surveys, Census data analysisAfrica (Sub-Saharan), Europe, Latin America, North America (US and Canada)College students, Jews of color, Small-town/rural Jews, Urban JewsOrthodox Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, HasidicComplementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Organizations - general or other, SynagoguesCurriculum, TeachingCollege campuses, Demographic trends / population estimates, Organizational development, Social class / poverty, Geographic patterns and trendshttp://www.populationmapping.comhttps://www.researchgate.net/profile/Joshua_Comenetz?_iepl%5BgeneralViewId%5D=1lH60P1bWE0l1ymwQs1aIthwT9gD1SgbBJnD&_iepl%5Bcontexts%5D%5B0%5D=searchReact&_iepl%5BviewId%5D=Ik3KlvIv0Fx8vXtIUXng1e0BHnBMLvxfEP5y&_iepl%5BsearchType%5D=researcher&_iepl%5Bdata%5D%5BcountMoreThan20%5D=1&_iepl%5Bdata%5D%5BinteractedWithPosition1%5D=1&_iepl%5Bdata%5D%5BwithoutEnrichment%5D=1&_iepl%5Bposition%5D=1&_iepl%5BrgKey%5D=AC%3A5050509&_iepl%5BinteractionType%5D=profileViewhttps://census.academia.edu/JoshuaComenetzhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/joshuacomenetz
Katie Light Solowayklight19@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesConsulting/research company, Independent scholarASSJDoctorate2015-presentBoston UniversityProgram evaluationEducation, Jewish studies, Religious studies, SociologyEthnography, Focus groups, InterviewsIsrael, North America (US and Canada)Emerging adults, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives)Conservative Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / JudaismAdult Jewish educational institutions, Organizations - general or other, rabbinical schools/ seminariesCurriculum, Learning, experiential learning/ educationDiaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Jewish education, Jewish identities, leadershipFemale1980s
Keith Kahn-Harriskeith@kahn-harris.orgCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminary, Other Jewish organization, Consulting/research company, Independent scholarInstitute for Jewish Policy Research; Leo Baeck College, Birkbeck CollegeASSJDoctorate2000-2004Goldsmiths College, University of LondonField or organizational mapping, Needs assessment, Program evaluation, Strategic assessmentSociologyEthnography, Focus groups, History, Interviews, SurveysEuropeUnited Kingdom and EuropeAdult Jewish educational institutions, Organizations - general or other, Synagogues, Youth groups / movementsArts and culture, Antisemitism, Diaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Interfaith / inter-group relations, Jewish identities, Politics, Intra-Jewish conflicthttp://www.kahn-harris.orghttps://independentresearcher.academia.edu/KeithKahnHarris@KeithKahnHarrishttps://uk.linkedin.com/in/keith-kahn-harris-06906b6Male1970s
Keren R. McGinitykerenm@brandeis.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminary, Jewish educational institution, Independent scholarBrandeis Univ. and Hebrew CollegeASSJDoctorate2005-2009Brown UniversityNeeds assessment, Program development, Program evaluation, Anything and everything intermarriage/interfaith relatedAnthropology, Education, History, Jewish studies, Religious studies, SociologyAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, History, Interviews, Statistical analysis, SurveysIsrael, North America (US and Canada)MABaby Boomers, College students, Emerging adults, Holocaust survivors, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), Men, Singles, Teens, Urban Jews, WomenCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Renewal Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsAdult Jewish educational institutions, Community centers, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Heritage travel / tourism, Independent minyanim / spiritual communities, Organizations - general or other, Philanthropic, Social justice, SynagoguesCurriculum, Learning, Teaching, Teaching preparationActivism, Antisemitism, Conversion, Families / raising children, Gender, Interfaith / inter-group relations, Intermarriage / multi-heritage families, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Lifecycle events, Ritualloveandtraditioninstitute.orgStillJewishKeren R. McGinityKeren McGinity617-407-6925Female1960s
Laura Limoniclauralimonic@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminarySUNY College at Old WestburyASSJDoctorate in progress2010-2014CUNY Graduate CenterLarge-scale population study, Program development, Program evaluationDemography, Jewish studies, Public administration, Sociology, StatisticsAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, Interviews, Statistical analysis, SurveysLatin America, North America (US and Canada)Adults, Baby Boomers, Jews of color, Urban Jews, WomenCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsAdult Jewish educational institutions, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Organizations - general or other, Preschools / early childhood education, Social justice, Synagogues, Youth groups / movementsDemographic trends / population estimates, Diaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Jewish identitieslauralimonic.com917-548-7497Female1970s
Laura Novak Winerlwiner@huc.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryHebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of ReligionNRJEDoctorate in progressIn progressJewish Theological SeminaryNeeds assessment, Program development, Program evaluationEducationAnalysis of existing data, Focus groups, InterviewsNorth America (US and Canada)Children, TeensReform Jews / JudaismComplementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), SynagoguesCurriculum, Leadership, Learning, Teaching, Teaching preparationJewish education, Organizational developmenthttp://www.rabbilnw.comhttps://www.researchgate.net/profile/Laura_Novak_Winerhttps://huc.academia.edu/LauraWiner@lnwinerhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/lauranovakwiner/Female1960s
Laura Yaresyareslau@msu.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryMichigan StateBoth ASSJ and NRJEDoctorate2010-2014GeorgetownEducation, Jewish studies, Religious studiesEthnography, Focus groups, History, InterviewsNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, Children, College students, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), WomenAdult Jewish educational institutions, Arts institutions, Community centers, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Heritage travel / tourism, Museums, Organizations - general or other, Synagogues, Youth groups / movementsArts and culture, Jewish education, Jewish identitieshttp://religiousstudies.msu.edu/faculty/laura-yares/Female1980s
Lauren Applebaumlauren.applebaum@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminary, Consulting/research company, Independent scholarHebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of ReligionNRJEDoctorate2015-presentJTSImplementation study, Needs assessment, Program development, Program evaluation, Strategic assessment, Strategic planningEducationEthnography, Focus groups, Interviews, SurveysJewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives)Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Preschools / early childhood educationCurriculum, Leadership, Learning, Teaching, Teaching preparationDiaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Jewish education, Mentoring / coaching, Organizational developmentFemale1970s
Laurie Fisherlfisher@gratz.eduPresenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryGratz CollegeNRJEDoctorate in progressIn progressGratz CollegeEducation, Jewish studiesNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, ChildrenConservative Jews / JudaismComplementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), SynagoguesCurriculum, Leadership, Philosophy, Teaching, Teaching preparation, TheoryJewish educationFemale1960s
Lee S. Shulmanshulman@stanford.eduCollaboration with other scholarsUniversity/college/seminaryStanford University (Professor Emeritus)NRJEDoctorate1960-1964University of ChicagoImplementation study, Program development, Program evaluation, Strategic planningEducation, PsychologyAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, Interviews, Philosophy, Statistical analysisIsrael, North America (US and Canada)AdultsCurriculum, Learning, Teaching, Teaching preparation, TheoryJewish educationhttp://www.leeshulman.net, http://insidetheacademy.asu.edu/lee-shulmanMaleBefore 1940s
Margie A. Cohen-Jackelmargiecj@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholars, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminary, Independent scholarGratz College PhiladelphiaNRJEDoctorate in progress2010-2014Gratz College (MAJEd), already M.S.S.A from CWRUImplementation study, Needs assessment, Program developmentEducation, Social workjust starting my thesis now, more on this laterIsraelChildren, Holocaust survivors, Israeli-American Jews, Jews with disabilities, special needs and the Jewish worldConservative Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaismorganizations dealing with those with special needsCounseling, Special needs, Teaching, colloboration of staff members working with 'regular' and special needs populationsDiaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Holocaust, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Language, Mentoring / coachinghttps://margiecj.wixsite.com/margie2english/contacthttps://www.researchgate.net/profile/Margie_Cohen-Jackel4https://twitter.com/margiecj3https://www.facebook.com/margie.cjhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/margie-cohen-jackel-61817a11/(972) 522-937800Female1950s
Mark Trenchermark@nishmaresearch.comConducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesConsulting/research companyNishma ResearchASSJMasters1970-1974New York UniversityField or organizational mapping, Large-scale population study, Needs assessment, All types of quantitative and qualitative researchArea studies (e.g., American studies, Middle Eastern studies), Demography, Jewish studies, Sociology, StatisticsAnalysis of existing data, Focus groups, Interviews, Statistical analysis, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Cultural Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / JudaismAdult Jewish educational institutions, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Organizations - general or other, SynagoguesDemographic trends / population estimates, Diaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Families / raising children, Gender, Jewish identities, Politics, Ritualhttp://nishmaresearch.comMark Trencher860-922-8335Male1940s
Matt Reingoldmatt.reingold@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesJewish educational institution, Independent scholarTanenbaumCHATNRJEDoctorate2010-2014York UniversityEducation, History, Jewish studies, Religious studies, Literature/Visual ArtsAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, History, InterviewsIsrael, North America (US and Canada)TeensDay schoolsCurriculum, Learning, TeachingArts and culture, Diaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Holocaust, Jewish education, Jewish identitiesMale1980s
Matt Williamswilliamsm@ou.orgCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesOther Jewish organizationThe Orthodox UnionBoth ASSJ and NRJEDoctorate in progress2015-presentStanford UniversityField or organizational mapping, Implementation study, Large-scale population study, Needs assessment, Program development, Program evaluation, Strategic assessment, Strategic planningAnthropology, Area studies (e.g., American studies, Middle Eastern studies), Education, History, Jewish studies, Nonprofit management, Public administration, Religious studies, SociologyAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, History, Interviews, Philosophy, SurveysIsrael, Middle East and North Africa (not Israel), North America (US and Canada)Adults, Baby Boomers, Children, College students, Emerging adults, Holocaust survivors, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), Jews of color, Jews with disabilities, Men, Singles, Teens, WomenCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Renewal Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated Jews, Hassidic, Haredi, Modern, and formerly Orthodox Jews as wellAdult Jewish educational institutions, Arts institutions, Community centers, Day schools, Heritage travel / tourism, Independent minyanim / spiritual communities, Museums, Online content providers / online communities, Organizations - general or other, Philanthropic, Preschools / early childhood education, Synagogues, Youth groups / movementsCurriculum, Leadership, Learning, Philosophy, Special needs, Teaching, Teaching preparation, Theory, AssessmentAntisemitism, College campuses, Demographic trends / population estimates, Diaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Families / raising children, Holocaust, Interfaith / inter-group relations, Intermarriage / multi-heritage families, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Mentoring / coaching, Organizational development, Ritual, Social class / povertyouresearch.orgMale1980s
Matthew A. Brooknermbrookner@brandeis.eduUniversity/college/seminaryCohen Center for Modern Jewish Studies, Brandeis UniversityASSJDoctorate in progressIn progressBrandeis UniversitySociology, Social PolicyAnalysis of existing data, Focus groups, Interviews, Statistical analysis, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, Emerging adults, TeensOrganizations - general or other, PhilanthropicDemographic trends / population estimates, Jewish education, Jewish identitiesMale1980s
Matthew Boxermboxer@brandeis.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryBrandeis UniversityBoth ASSJ and NRJEDoctorate2010-2014University of WisconsinField or organizational mapping, Implementation study, Large-scale population study, Needs assessment, Program development, Program evaluation, Strategic assessment, Strategic planningJewish studies, Sociology, Statistics, social psychologyAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, History, Interviews, Statistical analysis, Surveys, GISIsrael, North America (US and Canada)College students, Emerging adults, Jews of color, Jews with disabilities, LGBTQ Jews, Small-town/rural Jews, Urban JewsCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsAdult Jewish educational institutions, Community centers, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Heritage travel / tourism, Independent minyanim / spiritual communities, Organizations - general or other, Preschools / early childhood education, Social justice, Summer camps, Synagogues, Youth groups / movementsActivism, Antisemitism, College campuses, Demographic trends / population estimates, Diaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Families / raising children, Intermarriage / multi-heritage families, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Ritual, Social class / poverty@matthewboxerhttps://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=8636209https://www.linkedin.com/in/matthew-boxer-b6077610/781-736-3968Male1970s
Meir Mullermeir@sc.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminary, Jewish educational institutionUniveristy of South Carolina/Cutler Jewish Day School/Jewish Early Childhood Research CollaborativeNRJEDoctorate2010-2014University of South CarolinaNeeds assessment, Program development, Program evaluation, Strategic assessment, Strategic planningArea studies (e.g., American studies, Middle Eastern studies), Education, Jewish studies, African American StudiesAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, History, InterviewsNorth America (US and Canada)Children, TeachersCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsComplementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Preschools / early childhood education, Social justiceCurriculum, Leadership, Learning, Teaching, Teaching preparation, TheoryActivism, Antisemitism, Interfaith / inter-group relations, Jewish education, Issue of race, racism, equity pedagogy, constructivist theory and pedagogy, and preservice teacher developmenthttps://sc.edu/study/colleges_schools/education/faculty-staff/muller_meir.phphttps://www.researchgate.net/profile/Meir_Muller803-513-9615Male1960s
Michael Shiremshire@hebrewcollege.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryhebrew collegeNRJEDoctorate1995-1999Hebrew Union CollegeField or organizational mapping, Program development, Program evaluationEducation, Jewish studies, Religious studiesEthnography, Focus groups, Interviews, PhilosophyEurope, North America (US and Canada)UKChildren, Emerging adults, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), TeensConservative Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / JudaismAdult Jewish educational institutions, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Preschools / early childhood education, Summer camps, Synagogues, Youth groups / movementsCurriculum, Leadership, Learning, Philosophy, Teaching, Teaching preparation, TheoryFamilies / raising children, Interfaith / inter-group relations, Intermarriage / multi-heritage families, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Ritualhttp://www.hebrewcollege.edu/mshireMale1950s
Miriam Raider-Rothraidermm@uc.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryUniveristy of Cincinnati, Mandel Teacher Educator InstituteNRJEDoctorate2000-2004Harvard Graduate School of EducationPractitioner Action Research, Community-Based Participatory Action ResearchEducation, Action ResearchInterviews, Qualitative Research, Action Research, Feminist Qualitative ResearchNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, Children, Teens, WomenMy research has included diverse Jewish communities - all of the above.Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Preschools / early childhood education, Social justice, Youth groups / movementsCurriculum, Leadership, Learning, Teaching, Teaching preparation, TheoryGender, Interfaith / inter-group relations, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Mentoring / coaching, Organizational developmenthttps://cech.uc.edu/education/employees.html?eid=raidermmhttps://www.researchgate.net/profile/Miriam_Raider-Rothhttps://www.facebook.com/mteicohort/513-556-3808Female1960s
Mitchel Malkusmmalkus@cesjds.orgCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesJewish educational institutionCharles E. Smith Jewish Day SchoolNRJEDoctorate2000-2004Jewish Theological SeminaryImplementation study, Needs assessment, Program evaluation, Strategic assessment, Strategic planningEducationEthnography, Focus groups, Interviews, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Children, TeensCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / JudaismDay schoolsCurriculum, Leadership, Learning, Philosophy, Teaching, Theory@mitchmalkusMale1960s
Nadia Malinovichnmalinovich@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholarsUniversity/college/seminaryUniversité de Picardie-Jules Verne/ Sciences Po, ParisASSJDoctorate2000-2004University of Michigan, Ann ArborHistory, Jewish studiesHistory, InterviewsEurope, Middle East and North Africa (not Israel), North America (US and Canada)France, United States, Canada, North Africa, Middle EastPersian/Iranian-American Jews, Sephardi and/or Mizrahi JewsDay schoolsMy current research is related to the history of Jewish education: it is a (mostly) oral history of former students and teachers of the Alliance Israelite Universelle from the Middle East and North Africa who immigrated to the United States, Canada, and France.Diaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Languagehttps://u-picardie.academia.edu/NadiaMalinovichI'm on facebook
Nicole Samuelnsamuel@brandeis.eduConducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryBrandeis University, Center for Modern Jewish StudiesBoth ASSJ and NRJEMasters2005-2009Brandeis UniversityField or organizational mapping, Implementation study, Needs assessment, Program development, Program evaluation, Strategic assessment, Strategic planningArea studies (e.g., American studies, Middle Eastern studies), Jewish studiesFocus groups, History, Interviews, Surveys, Participant observationNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, College students, Emerging adults, Israeli-American Jews, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), Singles, Teens, Urban Jews, WomenCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Renewal Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsAdult Jewish educational institutions, Community centers, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Independent minyanim / spiritual communities, Organizations - general or other, Philanthropic, Social justice, Summer camps, Synagogues, Youth groups / movementsLeadership, Learning, Experiential/informal settingsCollege campuses, Diaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Families / raising children, Gender, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Mentoring / coaching, Organizational developmenthttp://www.brandeis.edu/cmjs/about/samuel.html781-736-3951Female1970s
Ofra A. Backenrothofbackenroth@jtsa.eduCollaboration with other scholarsUniversity/college/seminaryJTSNRJEDoctorate2000-2004JTSEducation, ArtsAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Interviews, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, Children, Emerging adultsCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Renewal Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsAdult Jewish educational institutions, Arts institutions, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, MuseumsCurriculum, Learning, Philosophy, Teaching, Teaching preparationArts and culture, Jewish education, Jewish identities, LanguageFemale1950s
Patricia Beckerpbecker@umich.eduConducting applied research for Jewish organizationsConsulting/research companyAPB AssociatesASSJMasters1960-1964University of WisconsinLarge-scale population studyGeography, Political science, Sociology, demographyAnalysis of existing data, Interviews, Statistical analysis, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, Senior citizensCultural Jews / JudaismDay schools, Organizations - general or other, SynagoguesPatricia Becker248-354-6520Female1940s
Patricia Keer Munromunro.patricia@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholars, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesIndependent scholarASSJDoctorate2010-2014University of California-BerkeleySociologyAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, History, Interviews, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, ChildrenCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Renewal Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsComplementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), SynagoguesFamilies / raising children, Gender, Interfaith / inter-group relations, Intermarriage / multi-heritage families, Jewish identities, Lifecycle events, Organizational development, Politics, Ritualpmunro.nethttps://berkeley.academia.edu/PatriciaMunro@MunroPatriciahttps://www.facebook.com/patricia.munrohttps://www.linkedin.com/in/patricia-munro-350aa531/925-443-4567Female1950s
Paul Bursteinburstein@u.washington.eduPresenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryUniversity of WashingtonASSJDoctorate1970-1974Harvard UniversityJewish studies, Political science, SociologyAnalysis of existing data, History, Statistical analysis, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)U.S.Adults, Baby Boomers, WomenCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / JudaismOrganizations - general or otherPoliticsUniversity of Washington Department of Sociology websiteMale1940s
Peter K Gluckrabipete@umich.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesIndependent scholarASSJDoctorate2010-2014University of MichiganField or organizational mapping, Needs assessment, Program development, Program evaluationAnthropology, Area studies (e.g., American studies, Middle Eastern studies), Social workAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, Interviews, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives)Cultural Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsSynagoguesDemographic trends / population estimates, Families / raising children, Intermarriage / multi-heritage families, Jewish identities, Organizational development734-646-3864Male1950s
Professor Laura WisemanLWiseman@edu.yorku.caPresenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryYork University, TorontoNRJEDoctorate2010-2014University of TorontoIsrael re: modern and contemporary Hebrew poetry and literatureDay schoolsCurriculum, Teaching preparation, (Themes in) Hebrew Language and LiteratureLanguage416-736-2100 ext. 77366Female
Rabbi Dr. Chaim Tureffrabbi.tureff@gmail.comPresenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesJewish educational institution, I have a business working with recovering addicts.Pressman Academy of Temple Beth Am and STARSASSJDoctorate2015-presentGratz CollegeEducation, Philosophy, Social work, Addiction Recovery and EducationInterviews, Surveys, ObservationsAdults, Baby Boomers, College students, Singles, Teens, It is relevant to all Jews.Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Renewal Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsAdult Jewish educational institutions, Community centers, Day schools, Independent minyanim / spiritual communities, Organizations - general or other, Summer camps, SynagoguesCounseling, Philosophy, Theory, SpiritualityCollege campuses, Families / raising children, Jewish education, Mentoring / coaching, Addiction and recovery213-841-0312Male1970s
Rachel Minkinrminkin@brandeis.eduUniversity/college/seminaryCohen Center for Modern Jewish Studies, Brandeis UniversityASSJDoctorate in progressIn progressBrandeis UniversityJewish studies, SociologyFocus groups, Interviews, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Emerging adultsFemale1980s
Rivkah SchackRivkah@lamplightersyeshivah.comCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminary, Jewish educational institution, Other Jewish organization, FoundationLamplighters YeshivahNRJEMasters1995-1999Louisiana State UniversityEducation, Geography, History, Jewish studiesAnalysis of existing dataNew YorkChildrenOrthodox Jews / JudaismDay schoolsCurriculum, Learning, Special needs, Teaching, Teaching preparation, TheoryFamilies / raising children, Jewish education, LanguageLamplightersyeshivah.orghttps://www.linkedin.com/in/rivkah-schack-22659143/Female1970s
Roberta Rosenthal Kwallrkwall@depaul.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryDePaul University College of LawBoth ASSJ and NRJEDoctorate1980-1984University of Pennsylvania (JD)Jewish studiesFocus groups, History, InterviewsNorth America (US and Canada)USAAdults, Baby Boomers, WomenCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsSynagoguesLearning, TheoryArts and culture, Families / raising children, Gender, Intermarriage / multi-heritage families, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Lifecycle events, RitualDePaul University College of Law@robertakwallProfessor Roberta Rosenthal KwallFemale1950s
Ruth Schapiraruth@mussarinstitute.orgCollaboration with other scholars, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesOther Jewish organizationThe Mussar InstituteBoth ASSJ and NRJEDoctorate in progress1975-1979New York UniversityEducation, Jewish studies, Nonprofit management, Psychology, Religious studiesEthnography, Focus groups, History, Interviews, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, Baby Boomers, Emerging adults, Senior citizens, TeensCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Renewal Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsAdult Jewish educational institutions, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Independent minyanim / spiritual communities, Online content providers / online communities, Organizations - general or other, Summer camps, Synagogues, Youth groups / movementsCounseling, Curriculum, Leadership, Learning, Teaching, Teaching preparation, Spiritual GuidanceFamilies / raising children, Jewish education, Mentoring / coaching, Organizational development, Spirituality, Mussarruthschapira.com@ruthschapirahttps://www.linkedin.com/in/ruthschapiraFemale1950s
Sam Shumanzamler@umich.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryUniversity of MichiganASSJDoctorate in progressIn progressUniversity of MichiganAnthropology, Jewish studiesEthnography, History, Interviews, SurveysEurope, IsraelBelgium (Antwerp)Orthodox Jews / JudaismAdult Jewish educational institutions, Organizations - general or other, Philanthropic, SynagoguesGender, Politics, Ritual, Social class / povertyhttps://umich.academia.edu/SamShuman717-315-9844Male1980s
Sandra Lilienthalsandra@sandralilienthal.comCollaboration with other scholars, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesJewish educational institution, Jewish Federation, Other Jewish organizationNRJEDoctorate2010-2014Gratz CollegeEducation, Religious studiesAnalysis of existing data, Focus groups, Interviews, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, Baby Boomers, Senior citizensAdult Jewish educational institutions, Community centersCurriculum, Leadership, Learning, TeachingJewish education, Lifecycle eventshttp://www.sandralilienthal.comhttps://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100010976164528https://www.linkedin.com/in/sandra-lilienthal-b5133420/954-270-3203Female1960s
Sara Shapiro-Plevansara@rimonimconsulting.orgCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminary, Other Jewish organization, Consulting/research companyJewish Theological Seminary, Rimonim Consulting, and various clientsNRJEDoctorate in progress1995-1999JTSField or organizational mapping, Needs assessment, Program development, Program evaluation, Strategic assessment, Strategic planningEducation, Nonprofit management, Organizational DevelopmentAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, Interviews, Surveys, mapping: networks (social, organizational), relationships, systems analysisComplementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Online content providers / online communities, Organizations - general or other, SynagoguesLeadershipFamilies / raising children, Gender, Jewish education, Mentoring / coaching, Organizational development, Ritualhttp://www.rimonimconsulting.orghttps://www.researchgate.net/profile/Sara_Shapiro-Plevan@shaplevhttps://www.facebook.com/shapiroplevanhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/shaplev/917-562-6213Female1970s
Sara Smithsara.smith@aju.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminary, Jewish educational institutionAmerican Jewish UniversityNRJEDoctorate2015-presentNew York UniversityField or organizational mapping, Program evaluationEducation, Jewish studiesAnalysis of existing data, Focus groups, Interviews, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Los AngelesDay schoolsLeadership, Teaching, Teaching preparationFemale1980s
Sarah Bunin Benorsbenor.huc@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholars, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryHebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion and University of Southern CaliforniaASSJDoctorate2000-2004Stanford UniversityLinguisticsAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, Interviews, Statistical analysis, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Children, Emerging adults, Jews of color, Men, Russian-American Jews, Sephardi and/or Mizrahi Jews, Teens, WomenConservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / JudaismComplementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Organizations - general or other, Summer campsCurriculum, Theory, Hebrew educationArts and culture, Demographic trends / population estimates, Diaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Gender, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Languagehttp://huc.edu/directory/sarah-bunin-benorhttps://www.researchgate.net/profile/Sarah_Benorhttps://huc.academia.edu/SBenor@SarahBenorhttps://www.facebook.com/public/Sarah-Benor213-765-2187Female1970s
Saul Philip Wachsswachs@gratz.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesJewish educational institutionGratz CollegeDoctorate1970-1974THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITYHISTORYEducation, HistoryEthnography, History, Interviews, PhilosophyNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, ChildrenConservative Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Renewal Jews / JudaismAdult Jewish educational institutions, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schoolsCurriculum, Philosophy, Teaching, Teaching preparation, TheoryCV610-420-9152MaleBefore 1940s
Scott Aaronscottaaron@juf.orgCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminary, Jewish educational institution, Jewish FederationJewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago; Spertus Institute for Jewish Leadership and LearningNRJEDoctorate2010-2014Loyola University ChicagoField or organizational mapping, Implementation study, Needs assessment, Program development, Program evaluation, Strategic assessment, Strategic planningEducation, History, Jewish studies, Nonprofit management, Philosophy, Religious studiesFocus groups, History, Interviews, Philosophy, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, Baby Boomers, Children, College students, Emerging adults, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives)Cultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / JudaismAdult Jewish educational institutions, Community centers, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Organizations - general or other, Philanthropic, SynagoguesLeadership, Learning, Philosophy, Teaching, TheoryCollege campuses, Diaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Ritualhttps://www.spertus.edu/people/faculty/scott-aaronhttp://facebook.com/scotttaaronhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/scottaaron/312-673-3267Male1960s
Shaul Kelners.kelner@vanderbilt.eduPresenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryVanderbilt UniversityBoth ASSJ and NRJEDoctorate2000-2004City University of New York -- Graduate CenterJewish studies, SociologyAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, History, Interviews, Statistical analysis, SurveysEurope, Israel, North America (US and Canada)Adults, College students, Emerging adults, Israeli-American Jews, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), Russian-American JewsConservative Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / JudaismDay schools, Heritage travel / tourism, Organizations - general or other, Philanthropic, Youth groups / movements, Israel Experience / BirthrightLeadershipActivism, Antisemitism, Diaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Gender, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Politics, Ritualhttps://my.vanderbilt.edu/shaulkelner/https://vanderbilt.academia.edu/ShaulKelnerMale1960s
Shawn Landresshawn@jumpstartlabs.orgCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesOther Jewish organization, Consulting/research company, Independent scholar, Nonprofit research consultancyJumpstart LabsASSJDoctorate2010-2014University of California, Santa BarbaraField or organizational mapping, Implementation study, Needs assessment, Program development, Strategic assessment, Strategic planningAnthropology, Nonprofit management, Public administration, Religious studies, SociologyAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, Interviews, Statistical analysis, SurveysEurope, North America (US and Canada)Adults, Emerging adults, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), Urban JewsCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Renewal Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsAdult Jewish educational institutions, Community centers, Independent minyanim / spiritual communities, Museums, Online content providers / online communities, Organizations - general or other, Philanthropic, Social justice, SynagoguesActivism, Interfaith / inter-group relations, Jewish identities, Organizational development, Politics, Ritualhttp://jumpstartlabs.org ; http://shawn.landr.es; https://www.bjpa.org/bjpa/search-results?search=shawn+landreshttps://www.researchgate.net/profile/Shawn_Landreshttps://ucsb.academia.edu/ShawnLandres@shawnlandreshttp://facebook.com/jshawnlandreshttps://linkedin.com/in/shawnlandres/Male1970s
Shelley T. Alexandershelleytalexander@yahoo.comCollaboration with other scholarsUniversity/college/seminaryUniversity of Haifa and Gratz CollegeNeither, but I'm planning to join/rejoin NRJE soon.Doctorate in progressIn progressPacific Oaks CollegeProgram development, Program evaluationEducationEthnography, Interviews, SurveysIsrael, North America (US and Canada)Adults, ChildrenCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Orthodox Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / JudaismPreschools / early childhood educationLearning, TeachingFamilies / raising children, Jewish identitiesFemale1950s
Sivan Zakaiszakai@huc.eduCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryHebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion (Los Angeles)Both ASSJ and NRJEDoctorate2005-2009Stanford UniversityProgram development, Program evaluationEducation, Jewish studiesAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, History, Interviews, Additional qualitative methods for research with children (e.g. storytelling exercises, elicitation exercises)Israel, North America (US and Canada)Children, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), TeensComplementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Preschools / early childhood education, Summer campsCurriculum, Teaching, Teaching preparationDiaspora Jews’ connections to Israel, Jewish educationhttps://www.brandeis.edu/mandel/projects/learningisrael.html213-765-2153Female1970s
Stephanie L. Stillmanstillman.steph@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesUniversity/college/seminaryThe Ohio State UniversityNRJEDoctorate in progress2010-2014Rochester Institute of TechnologyProgram development, Art educationVisual Art EducationAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, History, Interviews, Philosophy, SurveysChildren, College students, Deaf Jews, Jews of color, Jews with disabilities, LGBTQ Jews, ConvertsOrthodox Jews / JudaismArts institutions, Day schools, Social justiceCurriculum, Special needs, Teaching, Teaching preparationArts and culture, College campusesStephanie Stillman.comFemale1980s
Susan M. Kardossusan.kardos@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholarsUniversity/college/seminary, Jewish educational institution, FoundationThe AVI CHAI FoundationNRJEDoctorate2000-2004Harvard University Graduate School of EducationNeeds assessment, Program development, Strategic assessment, Strategic planningEducation, History, Nonprofit managementAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, History, Interviews, Statistical analysis, SurveysEurope, Israel, North America (US and Canada)Children, Emerging adults, Holocaust survivors, Israeli-American Jews, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), TeensConservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / JudaismDay schools, Organizations - general or other, PhilanthropicCurriculum, Leadership, Learning, Teaching, Teaching preparationHolocaust, Interfaith / inter-group relations, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Mentoring / coaching, Organizational developmentSusan M. Kardos@SusanKardosSusan KardosFemale1960s
Suzanne D. Rutlandsuzanne.rutland@sydney.edu.auCollaboration with other scholarsUniversity/college/seminaryUniversity of SydneyASSJDoctorate1990-1994University of SydneyField or organizational mapping, Program evaluationEducation, History, Jewish studiesFocus groups, History, InterviewsAsiaAustraliaComplementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Day schools, Summer camps, Youth groups / movementsCurriculum, Leadership, Teaching, Teaching preparation, Theory, History of Jewish educationAntisemitism, Gender, Holocaust, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Language, Organizational development, Politics, Australian Jewish historyhttps://sydney.edu.au/arts/slc/staff/profiles/suzanne.rutland.php?apcode=ACADPROFILE300808https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Suzanne_RutlandFemale1940s
Tobin Belzertbelzer@gmail.comConducting applied research for Jewish organizationsUniversity/college/seminaryUSCASSJDoctorate2000-2004BrandeisField or organizational mapping, Implementation study, Needs assessment, Program evaluationSociology, genderAnalysis of existing data, Ethnography, Focus groups, History, Interviews, Statistical analysis, SurveysNorth America (US and Canada)Adults, College students, Emerging adults, Jewish communal professionals (e.g., clergy, organization executives), Jews of color, LGBTQ Jews, Russian-American Jews, Singles, Small-town/rural Jews, Teens, Urban Jews, WomenCultural Jews / Judaism, Conservative Jews / Judaism, Nondenominational Jews / Judaism, Reconstructionist Jews / Judaism, Reform Jews / Judaism, Renewal Jews / Judaism, Secular Jews / Judaism, Unaffiliated JewsAdult Jewish educational institutions, Arts institutions, Community centers, Complementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Heritage travel / tourism, Independent minyanim / spiritual communities, Journalism, Museums, Online content providers / online communities, Organizations - general or other, Social justice, Summer camps, Synagogues, Youth groups / movementsLeadership, Learning, Special needs, TeachingActivism, Arts and culture, College campuses, Conversion, Demographic trends / population estimates, Families / raising children, Gender, Interfaith / inter-group relations, Intermarriage / multi-heritage families, Jewish education, Jewish identities, Lifecycle events, Mentoring / coaching, Organizational development, Ritualhttps://crcc.usc.edu/people/tobin-belzer/Female1970s
Wendy Grinberggrinbergconsulting@gmail.comCollaboration with other scholars, Conducting applied research for Jewish organizations, Presenting at synagogues, JCCs, and other non-academic venuesIndependent scholar, Summer campURJ Eisner CampNRJEDoctorate in progressIn progressJewish Theological Seminary Davidson SchoolNeeds assessment, Program development, Program evaluationEducationEthnography, Interviews, SurveysComplementary Jewish educational institutions (supplementary schools / religious schools / Hebrew schools / after-school learning), Summer campsCurriculum, Leadership, Learning, Teaching, Teaching preparation, TheoryFamilies / raising children, Jewish education, Mentoring / coachinghttps://jewishedlab.com/https://www.facebook.com/JewishEducationLab/https://www.linkedin.com/in/wendygrinberg/201-381-1078Female1970s