Dr. Rivka Press Schwartz is a Research Fellow of the Kogod Research Center at the Shalom Hartman Institute of North America. She has spent more than 15 years in the field of Jewish secondary and post-secondary education.
Rivka currently serves Associate Principal, General Studies at SAR High School in the Bronx, New York. She earned a Ph.D. in History of Science from Princeton University, writing her dissertation about the cultural history of the Manhattan Project. She lectures widely on issues of contemporary importance in the Orthodox community.
Rivka lives in Washington Heights, New York with her family.