Rabbi Mordechai & Lea
We want to help students to uncover their own unique, intimate Jewish identity on their journey through university. Helping them to better understand their place in the web of Jewish history.
Rabbi Mordechai & Lea Zeller
Where did you grow up?
Lea: US and Israel
What do you enjoy doing most with students?
Lea: Gender and Judaism reading group, having a good conversation over hot chocolate (with almond milk)
What do you want students to take away from their Jewish experience at uni?
What prepared you for this role?
Mordechai: Jewish Mysticism, Zohar and Chassidut teacher at Yeshivat Maale Gilboa. Work as a clinical psychologist at a mental health clinic
Lea: Gender and Jewish Philosophy teacher at Midreshet Ein Hanatsiv. I’m pursuing a PhD in social anthropology at Hebrew University.
Lea is an avid feminist, compulsive list-maker and gospel music fan
Where did you go to yeshiva / university?
Lea: Migdal Oz/ Hebrew University