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Academic Support
Counseling Center
Disability Services
Mashgichim Ruchaniim
Office of Student Affairs
Office of Student Life
Office of Housing & Residence Life
Student Health Center

Chaim Nissel, PsyD
University Dean of Students
Yeshiva University
2501 Amsterdam Avenue- Rubin Hall 110
New York, NY 10033

Academic Support

Daphne Herskowitz, M.S. Ed.
Associate Director—Wilf
Phone: 646.592.4185
E-mail: Dherskow@yu.edu
Fax: 646.685.0395


Joe Bednarsh
Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation
Phone: 646.592.4615
E-mail: Joe.bednarsh@yu.edu

Greg Fox
Associate Director
Phone: 646.592.4612
E-mail: Gregory.fox@yu.edu

Carly Moss 
Assistant Director
Phone: 646.592.4618
E-mail: Carly.moss@yu.edu

Emma Irwin
Head Women's Athletic Trainer
Phone: 347.758.2266
E-mail: Emma.irwin@yu.edu

Andrew Flanagan
Head Men's Athletic Trainer
Phone: 347.640.2920
E-mail: Andrew.flanigan@yu.edu

Debra Soto
Department Secretary
Phone: 212.960.5211
E-mail: Soto@yu.edu

Counseling Center

Beren and Cardozo Campus Counseling Center
205 Lexington Avenue (between 32nd and 33rd Streets)
Suite 401
Phone: 646-592-4210
Email: counseling@yu.edu

Wilf Campus Counseling Center
500 W 185th Street, Furst Hall 520
Phone: 646-592-4200
Email: counseling@yu.edu


Yael Muskat, Psy.D.
Email: Ymuskat@yu.edu

Martin Galla, Ph.D. 
Associate Director
E-mail: Galla@yu.edu


Rochelle Ausubel, Ph.D.
Senior Psychologist
Email: Rausubel@yu.edu

Debra Alper, Ph.D.
Email: Debra.alper@yu.edu

Ilana Barry, Psy.D
Email: Ilana.barry@yu.edu

Andrew Muschel, Psy.D.
Email: Andrew.muschel@yu.edu


Hillel Grossman, M.D.

Risa Koren, M.D.

Support Staff
Madeline Castanon
Beren Campus Counseling Center
Executive Assistant
Email: Castanon@yu.edu

Judith E. Lopez
Wilf Campus Counseling Center
Executive Assistant
Email: Jlopez@yu.edu

Disability Services

Rochelle Kohn, PhD, CRC
Director—Manhattan Campuses
215 Lexington Ave, 606
New York, NY 10016
E-mail: Rkohn1@yu.edu
Phone: 646.592.4132
Fax: 212.340.7773

Abigail Y. Kelsen, LMSW, LCSW
Assistant Director of Disability Services
Yeshiva University - Manhattan Campuses
Furst Hall, Suit 412
500 West 185th Street
New York, NY 10033
Email: Akelsen@yu.edu
Phone. 646.592.4280
Fax. 646.685.0395

International Students and Scholars

Jennifer Golden, MA
Director, Office of International Student and Scholar Services (OISS)
Phone: 646-592-4225
Email: jgolden1@yu.edu

Tia Younginger
International Student Advisor, OISS
Phone: 646-592-4204
Email: Tia.younginger@yu.edu

Marga Marx
International Student Advisor for Undergraduate Women
Beren Campus, 215 Lexington, Room 517
Monday and Tuesday, by appointment
Phone: 646.592.4130
E-mail: Mmarx@yu.edu

Professor Norma Silbermintz
Academic Advising
Coordinator of Academic Affairs
for International Students
Wilf Campus, 500 W. 185th Street, Furst Hall 509
Phone: 212.960.5327
E-mail: silbermi@yu.edu

Lizeth Bruce
Executive Secretary, Wilf Campus
Furst Hall
Phone: 646-592-4203
Email: Lbruce@yu.edu

Betty Kam
Executive Secretary, Beren Campus
215 Lexington, Fifth Floor
Phone: 646-592-4127
Email: Pkam@yu.edu


Mashgichim Ruchaniim

Rabbi Shlomo Hochberg
Beren Campus—Stanton Hall Rm. 623
Mondays: 12pm-5pm
Wednesdays: 2pm-9pm (Except "E" Slot)
Phone: 212.340.7736
E-mail: Shlomoje@aol.com

Rabbi Yosef Blau
Beren Campus—Stanton Hall Rm. 104
Tuesdays: 8am-12:30pm
Wednesdays: 2pm-6pm
Phone: 212.340.7700 x 586
E-mail: Yoblau@yu.edu

Office of Student Affairs

Wilf Campus
Phone: 212.960.5330
Fax: 212.960.5482

Beren Campus
Phone: 646.592.4125
Fax: 212.340.7773

Betty Kam
Executive Secretary
Phone: 646.592.4127
E-mail: Pkam@yu.edu

Office of Student Life

Beren Campus:
215 Lexington Avenue, Fifth Floor
New York, NY 1001
Phone: 646-592-4125
Email: Studentlifeberen@yu.edu

Wilf Campus:  
500 West 184th Street
Rubin Hall, Room 106
New York, NY 10033
Phone: 212-960-5411
Email: Studentlifewilf@yu.edu

Rabbi Josh Weisberg, LMSW
Senior Director of Student Life
Phone: 646-592-6234
Email: Josh.weisberg@yu.edu

Linda Stone, MS
Director of Student Events
Phone: 646-592-6321
Email: Lstone@yu.edu

Avi Schwartz
Student Life Coordinator, Wilf Campus
Phone: 646-592-6233
Email: avi.schwartz@yu.edu

Marjorie Rasinovsky-Albert
Student Life Program Manager
Phone: 646-592-4131
Email: marjorie.rasinovsky@yu.edu

Miriam Schloss
Stanton Fellow, Beren Campus
Phone: 646-592-4145
Email: Miriam.schloss@yu.edu

Zak Benarroch
Stanton Fellow, Wilf Campus
Email: zbenarro@mail.yu.edu

Email us at Answers@yu.edu

Office of University Housing and Residence Life

Beren Campus
Phone: 212.340.7795
E-mail: Berenhousing@yu.edu

Rachel Kraut, MSW
Phone: 212.340.7795
E-mail: Rkraut@yu.edu

Becky Ciment, LMSW
Assistant Director
Phone: 212-679-4740
Email: Rebecca.ciment@yu.edu

Becca Stein, M.Ed
Assistant Director
Email: Rebecca.stein@yu.edu
Email: Cardozohousing@yu.edu

Wilf Campus
2525 Amstedam Ave. Rubin Hall 104
Fax: 212.960.0002

Jonathan Schwab
Rubin Hall Room 106B
Phone: 646.592.4215
E-mail: Jschwab@yu.edu

Natan Bienstock
Assistant Director
Rubin Hall Room 106B
Phone: 212.592.4215
Email: Natan.bienstock@yu.edu

Student Health Center

Beren Campus
Physician Assistant
Brookdale Residence Hall, Room 2B
Phone: 212.340.7792
Email: Yuhealthcenter@yu.edu

Wilf Campus
Ottono Usanza, RPA-C
Physician Assistant
Furst Hall 520
Phone: 646.592.4290
Email: Yuhealthcenter@yu.edu