Dr. Yehuda Kurtzer is the President of the Shalom Hartman Institute. Yehuda is a leading thinker and author on the meaning of Israel to American Jews, on Jewish history and Jewish memory, and on questions of leadership and change in American Jewish life. Yehuda led the creation of the Shalom Hartman Institute of North America in 2010 as a pioneering research and educational center for the leadership of the North American Jewish community, and teaches
Shalom Hartman Institute of North America President Yehuda Kurtzer was interviewed by the English-language service of Israel Broadcasting Authority during his July 2011 visit to the Institute in Jerusalem to participate in summer programs.
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