Professor Jonathan Cohen

Faculty Member

Prof. Jonathan Cohen is the director of Melton Centre for Jewish Education at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He holds a doctorate in Jewish thought and education and his main research areas include the philosophy of Jewish education and curriculum development theories. He was the head of the Hebrew University's school of education and is the author of the book Reason and Change: Perspectives on the Study of the Jewish Philosophy and its History, published in Hebrew by the Bialik Institute. Jonathan is a graduate of the Mandel Jerusalem Fellows program and is currently working on an introduction to an anthology of the educational writings of Prof. Seymour Fox.