Stanford Experts

Patricia Karlin-Neumann

Title:
Rabbi; senior associate dean of the Office for Religious Life

Email:
rabbipkn@stanford.edu

Phone:
(650) 725-0010

Website:
https://religiouslife.stanford.edu/people/rabbi-patricia-karlin-neumann

Description

Rabbi Patricia Karlin-Neumann, who came to Stanford in 1996, is the first University Chaplain from a tradition other than Christianity in Stanford’s history. In 2001, she was appointed Senior Associate Dean for Religious Life. She teaches and lectures widely on Jewish feminism, rabbinical ethics, the relationship between religion and education, and social justice. At Stanford, she teaches courses including “Spirituality and Nonviolent Social Transformation” and “Rereading Judaism in Light of Feminism.“