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Yeshiva University’s administration comprises the Office of the President, under the leadership of Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman, the Board of Trustees, the deans and directors of our colleges and schools, and the staff of our various units. Our administration is dedicated to supporting the University’s mission, maintaining its academic excellence and pursuing its unique vision.

The Office of the President

Chairman

Moshael  J. Straus

Chairmen Emeriti

  • David S. Gottesman
  • Robert M. Beren
  • Morry J. Weiss
  • Dr. Henry Kressel

Vice Chairmen

  • Ludwig Bravmann
  • Mordecai D. Katz
  • Ira M. Mitzner
  • Philip Friedman

Treasurer

Michael Jesselson

Trustees

  • Naomi Azrieli  
  • Jack A. Belz 
  • Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman 
  • Julius Berman
  • Marvin S. Bienenfeld
  • Marjorie Diener Blenden
  • Sender Z. Cohen
  • Michael Gamson
  • Elliot Gibber
  • Dr. Felix L. Glaubach
  • Alan E. Goldberg
  • Andrew Herenstein
  • Laizer Kornwasser
  • Ira A. Lipman
  • Matthew J. Maryles
  • Joshua L. Muss 
  • J. Philip Rosen
  • Dr. Lewis Rubin
  • David P. Samson
  • Jay Schottenstein
  • Joel M. Schreiber
  • Daniel A. Schwartz
  • Irwin Shapiro
  • Mark Silber
  • Mark Wilf
  • Zygmunt Wilf
  • Shira Yoshor

Honorary Trustees

  • S. Daniel Abraham
  • Hal H. Beretz
  • J. Morton Davis
  • Aaron Feuerstein
  • Gerald Furst
  • Joseph Segal
  • Jay H. Zises

Trustees Emeriti

  • Dr. Jayne G. Beker
  • David Eshaghian
  • Jack M. Nagel

Presidents Emeriti

  • Richard M. Joel
  • Dr. Norman Lamm
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