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Created Equal

Gender and Titles

Offensive public criticism of Dr. Jill Biden for using her earned graduate degree in her title allows us to reflect on how the Jewish community constructs and credits authority figures.
Dr. Elana Stein Hain is the Rosh Beit Midrash and a Senior Fellow at the Shalom Hartman Institute of North America, where she serves as lead faculty, engages in research and curriculum development and consults on the content of lay and professional leadership programs. A widely well-regarded teacher and scholar, Elana is passionate about bringing rabbinic thought into conversation with contemporary life. To this end, she created Talmud from the Balcony, an occasional learning seminar

Sarah Mulhern

Yehuda Kurtzer

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