Uri D. Herscher

Rabbi Uri D. Herscher

Address3101 Clifton Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45220

President, Hebrew Union College – Jewish Institute of Religion

Ordained, HUC-JIR, 1970
Ph.D., HUC-JIR, 1973

Rabbi Herscher, ordained at HUC-JIR in Cincinnati, was for twenty-five years, a member of the HUC-JIR national administration, as Director of Admissions, as Assistant to the President, and ultimately as Executive Vice President of HUC-JIR. He holds a professorship in American Jewish history and has a number of publications in that field to his credit. He retains faculty status at HUC-JIR in LA, and serves as President and CEO of the HUC-Skirball Cultural Center.


  • Ordained, HUC-JIR (1970)
  • Ph.D., HUC-JIR (1973)

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