One legacy, many voices.

Academy for Jewish Religion
28 Wells Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10701

Tel 914.709.0900

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

Cantor Michael Kasper
Dean of Cantorial Studies and Director of Student Life and Placement

Rabbi Matthew Goldstone
Assistant Academic Dean

Rabbi Jill Hammer
Director of Spiritual Education

Cantor Lisa Klinger-Kantor
Dean of Admissions

Rabbi Rob Scheinberg
Interim Rabbi-in-Residence

Dr. Tova Markenson
Assistant Professor

Suli A. Fassler
Senior Director of Administration

Rabbi Ellie Shemtov
Librarian

Rabbi David Cavill
Director of Financial Aid and Operations

Rabbi Danny Price
Controller

Linda Ripps
Registrar and Bursar

Ansel Lurio
Administrative Assistant