One legacy, many voices.

Academy for Jewish Religion
28 Wells Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10701

Tel 914.709.0900
Fax 914.709.0901

For Admissions, click here.

For Placement, click here.

AJR office hours of operation are Monday through Thursday 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM. All courses are scheduled on Monday through Wednesday.

If you have questions about us or our programs, please let us know and we will contact you.

Dr. Ora Horn Prouser
Executive Vice-President and Academic Dean

Rabbi Jeff Hoffman
Rabbi-in-Residence and Professor of Liturgy

Rabbi Jill Hammer
Director of Spiritual Education

Cantor Lisa Klinger-Kantor
Dean of Admissions

Cantor Michael Kasper
Director of Placement, Recruitment and
Cantorial Studies

Linda Ripps
Director of Administration

Rabbi Ellie Shemtov

Michelle Acosta

James Wham
Media and Administrative Coordinator

Marie Moussignac
Administrative Assistant