SemBio
Rav Uri Cohen

Rav Uri Cohen learned at Yeshivat Shaalvim and Yeshivat Hamivtar, and
received Semikhah from RIETS and Yeshivat Hamivtar. He also holds Masters
degrees in Medieval Jewish History and Jewish Education from Yeshiva
University. Rav Uri now teaches at Midreshet HaRova, Midreshet Moriah, and
WebYeshiva. For several years, he taught Contemporary Jewish Philosophy here
at Nishmat. His wife, Dr. Yocheved Engelberg Cohen, learned at Nishmat’s
Machon Gavoha and then taught at Nishmat as well. Together they served as
the first couple of the Jewish Learning Initiative on Campus (JLIC) at
Princeton University. They live in Ramat Beit Shemesh.