The Association for the Social Scientific Study of Jewry is pleased to announce that
Dr. Rela Mintz Geffen, Professor of Sociology, is the winner of the 2013 ASSJ Berman Service Award.
The Mandell L. Berman Service Award is given occasionally by the Association for the Social Scientific Study of Jewry to a civic or business leader or an academic for a career of distinguished commitment to the social scientific study of Jews through service and/or financial support of such research. Named for a great philanthropist and supporter of the Association for the Social Scientific Study of Jewry and various other research entities, the Berman Service Award recognizes the work of leaders in many sectors of the Jewish community whose efforts have advanced the social scientific study of Jewry.
2012: Professor Arnold Dashefsky
2011: Edward and Irene Kaplan