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Rabbi Mel Gottlieb, Ph.D.

Dean of the Rabbinic School
Rabbi Dr. Tal Sessler

Vice President, Dean of the Chaplaincy School
Rabbi Rochelle Robins

Dean of the Cantorial School
Rabbi Cantor Sam Radwine

Associate Dean of the MJS Program, Director of Information Research and Accreditation Liaison Officer
Cantor Jonathan Friedmann

Chief Financial Officer
Alvin Martin, Ph.D.

Director of Admissions and Recruitment
Robin Federman

Director of Internships and Placement
Rabbi Faith Tessler

Director of Administration & Financial Aid Officer
Lauren Shandling Goldner

Coordinator of Registration & Operations
Elea Friedman

Technical and Administrative Support
Eva Bilick