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Rabbi Avraham Walfish, Ph.D.

Division: Graduate Studies, Undergraduate Studies
Program: Jewish Studies (Graduate), Jewish Studies (Undergraduate)

Avraham Walfish holds a Ph.D. in rabbinic literature from the Hebrew University. He teaches Talmud and rabbinic thought at the Herzog College in Alon Shvut, Bar Ilan University, and the Tekoah Yeshiva. An ordained Orthodox rabbi, he wrote his doctoral dissertation on the literary features of Mishnah and their meaning, and has authored numerous articles on methods of reading and teaching Mishnah, Tosefta, Talmud, and midrash.