JTS Announces Faculty and Administrative Appointments

Press Contact: Nina Jacobson
Office: (212) 678-8950
Email: nijacobson@jtsa.edu

September 24, 2007, New York, NY

The Jewish Theological Seminary is pleased to announce the following faculty and administrative appointments:

New faculty members include Dr. Evyatar Marienberg, assistant professor of Talmud and Rabbinics, and Dr. Michelle Lynn-Sachs, assistant professor of Jewish education. Dr. Jonathan Milgram has taken up a tenure-track appointment as an assistant professor of Talmud and Rabbinics, and Dr. Leonard Levin has moved from adjunct to full-time status as assistant professor of Philosophy. Dr. Tamar El-Or of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem will serve as this year’s Ginor Visiting Professor.

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