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Rabbi Moshe Kahan is a graduate of Yeshivat Tifrah and the Mir yeshiva, where he also served as the head of a chabura (study group). He is a graduate with honors in the Hebrew and Arabic languages, and subsequently acquired a master’s degree and a PhD with a distinction of Honors in both the Hebrew language and Semitic literature.
Rabbi Kahan has been a lecturer on the Quran as well as on the Hebrew language and classical Arabic at Bar-Ilan University, Hebrew University and Ben-Gurion University. He is an author of a series of books and articles on the Hebrew language, Islamic philosophy and other related subjects. Rabbi Kahan has received a series of awards for his academic achievements.
Rabbi Daniel Rabin- Head of Beis Hamedrash
Rabbi Daniel Rabin was born and raised in the U.K. and is a graduate of the Ponovezh and Mir Yeshivot. He is the author of Shnei Shvilin – a highly acclaimed series of sefarim on the topics of “rov and chazakah” – for which he received the prestigious Bnei Brak award for Torah literature. Rabbi Rabin has held various leadership positions in Torah institutions for students mainly from France and the U.K. Over the past 15 years, he has served as the Head of Kollel Nachlas Ish under the auspices of Beit Midrash Taharot in Jerusalem.
Three years ago, he established Beit Midrash Yad Binyamin – an innovative and unique Beit Midrash which integrates varied streams within the religious and ultra-orthodox community.
Rabbi Daniel Rabin champions the ideal of allowing those in the workplace to study Torah at the highest level.
Dr. Joshua Krasna: manager of the academic and research department
Dr. Joshua Krasna served for 30 years as a senior civil servant in Israel. He was an analyst, manager of analytical teams, and diplomat (in Jordan and Canada). His last assignment was as an Instructor and Team Leader at the Israel National Defense College. He studied at Yeshiva, Columbia, and Johns Hopkins Universities, and completed his Ph.D. in Political Science at Bar Ilan University in 1999. Today, Dr. Krasna is a senior research fellow at several Israeli and American think-tanks, and writes widely on Middle East issues. He teaches in the graduate programs at the Hebrew University and New York University.
Dr. Orit Reiter: head of human resource development and strategic alliances.
Orit is a senior Industrial-Organizational Psychologist, with 25 years of experience in evaluation, assessment, and development of screening processes. Orit led the managerial assessment unit at the Prime Minister’s Office for senior managerial levels. Orit provides consulting services for different organizations (e.g. Israeli Air Force, Israeli Army Intelligence, Israeli Police, different Non-Governmental Organizations – NGOs).
Orit holds a bachelor’s degree (B.A) in Psychology from Tel-Aviv University, and a Master’s (M.A) degree in Social and Organizational Psychology from Tel Aviv University both with honors. Orit has also completed a program in Administration and Management studies at Harvard University. Orit is in advanced stages towards her doctoral research in Cultural Intelligence and diversity at Haifa University.
Orit is responsible for the screening and evaluation process for the program, the placement processes with the target organizations, personal consulting, and development of the program fellows.
Moshe Cohen – Director of Content and Projects.
Moshe Cohen served as a combat soldier in the Paratroopers and as a combat officer. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Middle Eastern Studies and Arabic Literature from the Hebrew University, and a Master’s degree in Political Science and Security Studies from the University of Haifa.
Moshe served 22 years in key intelligence and counterterrorism posts in the General Security Service (Shin Bet), including 13 years in senior management positions.
In his role at Pardes, he is in charge of building new collaborations, and managing.
Yehiel Amoyal: manager of government relation
Yehiel Amoyal holds a bachelor’s degree (B.A) in education and political science from the Hebrew University, a Master’s (M.A) degree in Public Administration from Bar-Ilan University, and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Ariel University. For over a decade, Yehiel works on integrating the ultra-orthodox community to the employment circle, first as a manager of the “Arevim” program for civil service, and from 2014 as a manager of the “Kivun” center in Jerusalem.
In his role on Pardes, Yehiel is in charge of the cooperation with Government and advisory officials. Also, Yehiel manages the preparatory program system in Pardes.
Rabbi Eliyahu Kushelevski – Head of the program
Rabbi Eliyahu Kushelevski graduated from “Hebron Yeshiva”, Has dealt a lot with the mediation between the Israeli community and the ultra-orthodox community, and with bringing remote worlds closer to each other.
Rabbi Eliyahu Kushelevski manages the Pardes program and accompanies the program fellows through the challenges they face during the program.
He accompanies each one of them personally, starting from their positioning in the security forces and through the graduation of their studies in Pardes.