Research activity of CASJE is overseen by a Board of Directors, and operations are run by a Project Management Team

Board of Directors

The research activity of CASJE is overseen and guided by a Board of Directors drawn from throughout the field of Jewish education: educational researchers (including graduate students and emerging scholars), leaders of Jewish educational institutions, and thought leaders in education research policy and practice. The Board of Directors for 2016 are:

Dr. Lee Shulman, Co-Chair

Stanford University

Dr. Michael Feuer, Co-Chair

George Washington University

Lauren Applebaum

American Jewish University

Amy Skopp Cooper

National Ramah Commission

Dr. Sharon Feiman-Nemser

Brandeis University

Dr. Ellen Goldring

Vanderbilt University

Dr. Paul Goren

Evanston/Skokie School District 65

Dr. Jonathan Krasner

Brandeis University; Network for Research in Jewish Education

Dr. Jon Levisohn

Brandeis University

Rabbi Mitchel Malkus

Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School

Dr. Alex Pomson, ex officio

Rosov Consulting

Dr. Wendy Rosov, ex officio

Rosov Consulting


The administrative home of CASJE is the Graduate School of Education and Human Development at the George Washington University, while daily operations are conducted by a Project Management Team at Rosov Consulting. This team brings to CASJE a combined 50+ years of experience in Jewish and general education research, with a heavy focus on applied study. Project Management Team members at Rosov Consulting include:

Alex Pomson

Managing Director

Brian Blumenband

Communications Coordinator

Frayda Gonshor Cohen

Senior Associate

Wendy Rosov


Zach Rabiroff


To date, CASJE is supported by gifts from the AVI CHAI Foundation, the Jim Joseph Foundation, the Mandell L. and Madeleine H. Berman Foundation, the Crown Family, and an anonymous foundation. The Consortium welcomes additional funding partners.