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Hebrew Seminary of the Deaf Faculty

Rabbi Scott Aaron, Professor of Jewish Philosophy
Rabbi Aaron is a consultant on curriculum and professional development for Jewish educational institutions around the country.

Nona Balk, Instructor of Liturgical Sign
Administrative Dean of Hebrew Seminary of the Deaf, Skokie, IL

Linda Clark, Instructor of Para Chaplain training program
Co-coordinator of the Para Chaplain Training program of the Chicagoland community.

Rabbi Pinchas Eisenbach, Professor of Pastoral Counseling
He is a member of Jewish Care Services team at the Midwest Palliative and Hospice Care Center.

Rabbi Dr. Douglas Goldhamer, Professor of Kabbalah/Healing
Founding Rabbi and Spiritual Leader of Congregation Bene Shalom/Hebrew Association of the Deaf, Skokie, IL
President, Hebrew Seminary of the Deaf
Former Associate Professor and Scholar-in-Residence, Gallaudet University 1992

Daniel Kamin, Senior Instructor of Biblical Hebrew
Adjunct Professor at DePaul University, specializing in the Arab-Israeli conflict.

Dr. Sephanie Kutzen, Professor of Psychology
Adjunct Professor at The Jane Adams College
University of Illinois at Chicago

Rabbi Benay Lappe, Professor of Talmud
Executive Director and Rosh Yeshiva, SVARA
Associate, CLAL: The National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership
Visiting Professor of Talmud, Richard S. Dinner Center for Jewish Studies at the Graduate Theological Union, University of California—Berkeley

Ellen Roth, Instructor of American Sign Language & Deaf Culture
Adjunct Professor of Deaf Culture and American Sign Language (ASL) at the Art Institute in Chicago


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Rabbi Samuel Klein z�l
Rabbi Joseph Tabachnik z�l
Rabbi Hayim Goren Perelmuter z�l

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