Jewish Thought & History
Smadar RosensweigStern College
Dr. Smadar Rosensweig is a professor of Bible at Stern College for Women at Yeshiva University, as well as a professor of biblical studies at Allegra Franco Sephardic Women’s Teachers College. Previously, she was a professor of Judaic studies and history at Touro College. Dr. Rosensweig received a master’s degree in philosophy and a master’s degree in arts from Columbia University. She gives shiurim and lectures throughout the metropolitan area and across the country. She is the daughter of Rabbi Dr. David Eliach and Dr. Yaffa Eliach, renowned Holocaust scholar and professor emeritus at Brooklyn College. Her husband, Rabbi Dr. Michael Rosensweig, is a Rosh Yeshiva at Yeshiva University.