Rabbi Ruth Abusch-Magder
Rabbi in Residence
Magder PhD, Be'chol Lashon's Rabbi - in - Residence and Director of Education, has been involved in Jewish education and leadership for over 30 years. A graduate of Barnard College, she received her doctorate from Yale University. The recipient of many grants and fellowships for her work on Jewish food and women's history, in 2006 she was a Jerusalem Fellow at the Mandel Leadership Institute in Jerusalem, where she developed the pilot curriculum for the JCCA's adult learning Journeys initiative. A CLAL Rabbi Without Borders fellow, she is a frequent writer and teacher and has taught and published in Europe, Israel, North and South America. She edits Jewish&, Be'chol Lashon's blog on MyJewishLearning.com and loves spending time at Camp Be'chol Lashon. She currently resides in Atlanta.