Sisterhood Brunch at a private home
Dr. Shuly Rubin Schwartz is the Irving Lehrman Research Associate Professor of American Jewish History, and Walter and Sarah Schlesinger Dean of Graduate and Undergraduate Studies.
Dr. Shuly Rubin Schwartz is the Irving Lehrman Research Associate Professor of American Jewish History, and Walter and Sarah Schlesinger Dean of Graduate and Undergraduate Studies at The Jewish Theological Seminary. She earned her BA from Barnard College and her MA and PhD from The Jewish Theological Seminary. She has served since 1993 as dean of Albert A. List College of Jewish Studies, JTS’s undergraduate school.
As dean of The Gershon Kekst Graduate School, Dr. Schwartz has spearheaded the creation of a new MA program in Jewish Ethics, the first of its kind in the United States. She has served for many years on the Academic Council of the American Jewish Historical Society and the academic advisory boards of the Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives, the Hadassah-Brandeis Institute and the Jewish Women’s Archive.
Dr. Schwartz focuses her research, writing, and teaching on American Jewish life, history, and culture, as well as Jewish gender studies. She is the author of numerous articles on modern Judaism and Jewish life.
In addition, Dr. Schwartz is a recipient of the National Jewish Book Award in the category of Modern Jewish Thought, 2006, for The Rabbi’s Wife: The Rebbetzin in American Jewish Life.
Hachnassat Sefer Torah
June 5, 2018
At The Plaza NYC