The Jewish Religious Leadership Institute of the Jewish Theological Seminary: A Proposal From the Task Force on Jewish Religious Leadership

Publication Date: October 2008

Publisher: Jewish Theological Seminary of America. Jewish Religious Leadership Institute

Author(s): Aryeh Davidson; Steven M. Cohen; Jack Wertheimer; Shoshana Gelfand

Research Area: Culture and religion; Education

Keywords: North American Jews; Leadership; Jewish Education

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


This article proposes a response to the increasing importance of leadership training and development in the Jewish world in North America. It lays out the rationale behind, and plans for, a leadership institution to be created at the Jewish Theological Seminary.