Mayer Twersky
Mayer E. Twersky (born October 17, 1960) is an Orthodox rabbi and one of the roshei yeshiva at the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) of Yeshiva University. He holds the Leib Merkin Dis...
Joseph B. Soloveitchik
Joseph Ber (Yosef Dov, Yoshe Ber) Soloveitchik (February 27, 1903 – April 9, 1993) (Hebrew: יוסף דב הלוי סולובייצ'יק‎) was a major American Orthodox rabbi, Talmudist and modern Jewish philosophe...
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Moshe Soloveichik
Moshe Soloveichik (1879–1941), was an Orthodox rabbi. He was the second son of renowned Rabbi Chaim Soloveitchik and grandson of the Beis HaLevi. He married Pesya Feinstein, daughter of the renowned R...
Samuel Belkin
Rabbi Dr. Samuel Belkin (12 December 1911–19 April 1976) is best known as the second University President of Yeshiva University. A distinguished Torah scholar, he is credited with leading Yeshiva Univ...
Eli Baruch Shulman
Eli Baruch Shulman (born October 1959) is a rosh yeshiva at Yeshiva University's affiliated Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) and a lecturer at its Yeshiva Program/Mazer School of Talm...
Ahron Soloveichik
Rabbi Ahron (Aaron) Soloveichik;(Hebrew: אהרן סולובייצ'יק‎; May 1, 1917 - October 4, 2001) was a renowned scholar of Talmud, Halakha and a Rosh Yeshiva; known especially within circles of Orthod...
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Haym Soloveitchik
Haym Soloveitchik (born September 19, 1937) is the only son of Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik. He graduated from the Maimonides School which his father founded in Brookline, Massachusetts and then recei...
Dovid Lifshitz
Rabbi Dovid Lifshitz (1906–1993) was a distinguished Rosh yeshiva in the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) for almost fifty years. He was appointed upon the invitation of Rabbi Samuel ...
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Avraham Eliezer Alperstein
Avraham Eliezer Alperstein (1853, Kobrin, Grodno Province, Belarus - 1917, New York, United States) was an Orthodox Rabbi, Rosh yeshiva, publisher, communal leader and exceptional Talmudic scholar. He...
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Moshe Shatzkes
Moshe Shatzkes (Hebrew: משה שאצקס‎; 1881–1958) was a renowned rabbi, Talmudic scholar and noted genius, commonly known as the "Lomzshe/Łomża Rov". He was one of the pre-eminent Roshei Yeshiv...
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Nisson Alpert
Nisson Alpert (1927–1986) was one of the most outstanding and prominent students of Rabbi Moshe Feinstein.
Rabbi Nisson Lipa Alpert was born in 1927 in Polanka, a small shtetl in Poland. He was n...
J. David Bleich
J. (Judah) David Bleich (born August 24, 1936, Tarrytown, New York) is an authority on Jewish law and ethics, including Jewish medical ethics. He is rabbi of Cong. B'nei Jehuda. He is a professor of T...
Hershel Reichman
Hershel Reichman (Hebrew: רב צבי יוסף רייכמן‎) (born February 18, 1944) is an Orthodox rabbi and rosh yeshiva of Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary, an affiliate of Yeshiva University...
Aharon Lichtenstein
Aharon Lichtenstein (born May 24, 1933) is a noted Orthodox rabbi and rosh yeshiva. He is an authority in Jewish law ("Halacha").
Rabbi Lichtenstein was born in Paris, France, but grew up in the U...
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Hershel Schachter
Rabbi Hershel Schachter (born (1941-07-28)July 28, 1941) is a rabbi and rosh yeshiva at Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS), Yeshiva University, in New York City, and the son of the lat...
Shimon Shkop
Rabbi Shimon Yehuda Hakohen Shkop (Hebrew: שמעון שקופ‎; 1860 – October 22, 1939) was a rosh yeshiva ("dean") in the Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah and in the Telshe yeshiva and a renowned Talmudic sc...
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Zvi Sobolofsky
Zvi Sobolofsky is a rosh yeshiva at Yeshiva University in New York City.Rabbi Sobolofsky studied at Yeshivat Kerem B'Yavneh and Yeshiva University; graduating in 1987, he was named valedictorian of th...
Gershon Yankelewitz
Gershon Yankelewitz (1909 – August 19, 2014) was a senior rosh yeshiva at the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary of Yeshiva University. He served as an educator at that institution since the 19...
Michael Rosensweig
Rabbi Michael Rosensweig (born December 22, 1956) is a Rosh Yeshiva at the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary of Yeshiva University and the Rosh Kollel of the Beren Kollel Elyon.
Michael R...
Bernard Revel
Bernard (Dov) Revel (Hebrew: ברנרד רבל‎; September 17, 1885 – December 2, 1940) was an Orthodox rabbi and scholar. He served as the first President of Yeshiva College from 1915 until his death i...
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Menachem Genack
Menachem Genack (born July 29, 1947) is an Orthodox rabbi and the CEO of the Orthodox Union Kosher Division, a supervisory organization of kosher food. As such he oversees the kosher certification of ...
Mordechai Willig
Mordechai Willig ((1947-04-25)April 25, 1947) is an Orthodox rabbi and rosh yeshiva at Yeshiva University in Washington Heights, Manhattan. He is often known to his students as the Ramu (רמ"ו), which...
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Shlomo Polachek
Shlomo Polachek (Hebrew: שלמה פוליצ'ק‎; 1877-July 9, 1928) was born in Sinichinitz, near Meitchet, Grodna. He was an important Talmudic scholar and one of the earliest rosh yeshivas in Ameri...
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Mendel Zaks
Menachem Mendel Yosef Zaks (Hebrew: מנדל זאקס‎; 1898–1974) (commonly known as Rabbi Mendel Zaks) is best known for being the Rosh Yeshiva in Raduń Yeshiva and being the son-in-law to Rabbi Y...