Resume of Lecturing and Teaching


 

USA + CANADA  (2003-2016)

NYC:  Drisha. Carlebach Shul.  JTS.  OZ converts programme. Chovevei Torah Rabbinical Yeshivah. CAJE Day school educators’ conference. YU Seforim Sale. Congregation Shearith Yisrael. Mechon Hadar Bet Midrash. Old Broadway Synagogue.

Teaneck NJ: Maayanot High School. Congregation Arzei Darom.

Boston:  Maimonides High School. Congregation Beth El, Sudbury. Maayan Bet Midrash.

Chicago:  Kehillat Chovevei Tzion, Skokie.

Philadelphia:  Stern High School. Mikveh Israel Synagogue.

Richmond: Keneseth Beth Israel.

Memphis: ASBEE Synagogue.

Dallas:  Akiba School. Yavneh Academy.

Houston:  Emery-Weiner School.

Florida: Hollywood - Young Israel; Women's megilla reading group.

Los Angeles: Young Israel of North Beverly Hills. Pacific Jewish Center on Venice Beach.

Toronto:  Torah in Motion Tanach Conference. Associated Synagogue.

Winnipeg: Gray Academy.

 

ENGLAND (2000-present)

Scholar in Residence and speaker at: Kinloss Synagogue, Dunstan Rd Synagogue, Muswell Hill Synagogue, Yeshurun Hebrew Congregation, and Shema Manchester.

Guest teacher at schools Immanuel College and IJDS, and at Cambridge Interfaith Programme.

Ongoing annual guest lecturer and teacher trainer at the London School of Jewish Studies, England – Bradfield programme, Ellul programme and ongoing course programmes.

(1999, 2001, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2012, 2013) Guest international presenter at Limmud UK Conference and Fest.

 

AUSTRALIA  (2006, 2010)

Sydney: Shalom Institute scholar. Mandelbaum House scholar-in-residence. Lecturer Sydney Jewish Writer's Festival. Teacher-training in Moriah school. Shabbat Scholar in Residence at: North Shore Synagogue, Great Synagogue, St Ives Synagogue, Or Chadash Synagogue.

Melbourne:  Guest international speaker, Mt Scopus Kehilati Year 11 Conference. Guest lecturer Limmud Oz. Teacher-training Mt Scopus, Beth Rivkah, Yavneh, Bialik schools. Shabbat guest speaker: Shira Hadasha, Bet Aharon synagogues. 

Perth: Scholar-in-residence, Perth Hebrew Congregation

 

EUROPE & SCANDINAVIA

(2013, 2015) Sweden: Limmud Stockholm; Scholar-in residence, Congregation Adat Jeshurun

(2013) Turkey: BASICS Course on Bibliodrama

(2012) Iceland: BASICS Bibliodrama Intercultural Meeting

(2011, 2013) Poland: Warsaw Jewish Community. Krakow JCC. Krakow BASICS Conference on Bibliodrama. Scholar in Residence at "Torah Trek", Zakopane.

(2009) Belgium: Tachkemoni school, Antwerp

(2003, 2009) Germany:  Lauder Midrasha, Frankfurt; Limmud Deutschland

(2000) Holland:  European Jewish Students’ Summer University.


 

ISRAEL - LECTURER AND TEACHER

(2004-present) Lecturer and scholar-in-residence for numerous local and visiting groups, including JCCs, missions, synagogues, yeshiva and pther gap-year programmes, and private groups.

(1998-2016) Guest lecturer and educator trainer at Pardes.

(2003-2010) Teacher for Melitz and Ta Shma – pluralistic text-based study.

(2007) Teacher, SIACH programme

(1998-2004) Lecturer at MaTaN summer programmes for adults.

(1998-2002) Teacher, Michlelet Neve Daniel and Pathways, post-HS Jewish studies programmes.

(1997-2000) Facilitator of Jewish-Israeli identity sessions for IDF officers’ cadets, Keren Avichai.