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
CEO and Academic Dean

Rabbi Jeff Hoffman
Rabbi-in-Residence and Director of Institutional Assessment

Cantor Michael Kasper
Director of Placement, Recruitment and
Cantorial Studies

Rabbi Matthew Goldstone
Assistant Academic Dean

Rabbi Jill Hammer
Director of Spiritual Education

Cantor Lisa Klinger-Kantor
Dean of Admissions

Linda Ripps
Director of Administration

James Wham
Media and Administrative Coordinator

Rabbi Ellie Shemtov
Librarian

Michelle Acosta
Controller

Marie Moussignac
Administrative Assistant