Rabbi Geoffrey Mitelman

Rabbi Geoffrey Mitelman

Contributing Writer, ORBITER magazine

Geoff is the Founding Director of Sinai and Synapses, an organization that bridges the scientific and religious worlds, and is being incubated at Clal – The National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership. His work has been supported by the John Templeton Foundation, Emanuel J. Friedman Philanthropies, and the Lucius N. Littauer Foundation, and his writings about the intersection of religion and science have appeared on the homepages of several sites, including The Huffington Post, Nautilus, Science and Religion Today, Jewish Telegraphic Agency, and My Jewish Learning. He has been an adjunct professor at both the Hebrew Union College – Jewish Institute of Religion and the Academy for Jewish Religion, and is a sought-out teacher, presenter, and scholar-in-residence. An alumnus of Princeton University, he received multiple prizes for outstanding scholarship in Biblical and Judaic studies. He appeared on Jeopardy! in March 2016.