The Berlin-based professional and personal development program for young Jewish adults.
• Intern at 2 high-profile companies in Berlin and London
• Increase your hireability with a Business English certification
• Boost your business skills with practical courses
• Enlarge your network by meeting successful CEOs and managers
• Improve your relationships with soft skill courses
• Travel to multiple countries for unforgettable experiences
• Discover yourself through one-on-one coaching
• Create lasting friendships in a small group
• Connect to your roots through Jewish literacy and philosophy
• Learn how to implement Jewish values and mindfulness into your life
• Attend Jewish social events and expand your Jewish network
• Visit different communities and experience authentic, Jewish life
Making big decisions is tough. Our stimulating and varied program helps you discover your goals, strength, and interests so you make the right decisions, confidently.
The smartest people work every day to provide the best service and to make our clients happy
We work with every student to create a payment structure that works for them. Full year, all-inclusive price: 14,000€ (Price does not cover medical insurance and local transportation costs).
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Director of Education
Born and raised in Los Angeles, California, Rav Noam spent nine years studying in Yeshiva in Jerusalem where he received his rabbinical ordination. He uses his diverse passions and wide range of knowledge to bring various Jewish ideas and customs to life.
Director of Jacademy
Originally from Philadelphia, USA, Shifra moved to Berlin to join the Lauder Yeshurun Team. She has a background in Psychotherapy and Organizational Leadership, and has many years of experience working with young adults and helping them to make their mark. Shifra is a vibrant educator, and is passionate about helping others find meaning, growth, and joy in all aspects of their lives.
Director of Education
Rav Yaakov Rabinowitz was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. He is an ordained rabbi, a licensed psychotherapist, and trained as a chef. He holds a masters degree from New York University and is passionate about helping people find their purpose. In his spare time, Rav Yaakov loves listening to podcasts and audiobooks, and is an avid student of Brazilian Jiujitsu.
Julia Jokel is the Program Manager for JAcademy. Her attention to detail and dedication to the wellbeing of the students helps keep the program running smoothly. In her spare time, Julia is an accomplished artist and lover of all forms of creative expression.
Rav Daniel Fabian studied biology and was ordained as a rabbi by the Rabbinerseminar zu Berlin. He works as a research assistant at the Nikolaus-Cusanus Chair of the Humboldt University zu Berlin and is completing his doctorate in law as the Dr. Roman Skoblo Fellow. He is also the state rabbi and police rabbi of Saxony-Anhalt and honorary co-chair of Congregation Kahal Adass Yisroel. He lives in Berlin with his wife Daniela and their 5 children.
Miriam Miller graduated magna cum laude with degrees in Psychology and Education. As a California native, she tries to bring some sunshine into Berlin, both in the formal classroom, and the many evening classes and learning sessions she conducts. Miriam uses her humor, depth, and passion in her classes as she sparks connection and meaning in her students. When not teaching, Miriam can be found dancing around her kitchen with her children or decorating birthday cakes.
Kalina was born in Bulgaria and has lived in several different countries. She holds a Master’s degree in Organizational Behavior and Development. Kalina works as Alumni Coordinator for The Ronald S. Lauder Foundation and coordinates programs designed to bring value to the graduates of JAcademy.
Lauder Yeshurun gGmbH
B Amtsgericht Charlottenburg HRB 66635 B