Shani Bechhofer, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor, Jewish Education

Dr. Shani Bechhofer
  • Campus:
    Graduate School of Jewish Studies

Shani Bechhofer, Ph.D., is a lecturer in Jewish education. Past courses include “Teaching Bible: Prophets,” “Seminar in Contemporary Jewish Education,” and “Issues and Dilemmas in Contemporary Jewish Education.” As a recipient of the Day School Affordability Challenge Grant, Bechhofer is currently working for the Orthodox Union of Synagogues to design an evaluation study of their grantees. She received her Ph.D. in educational processes from Northwestern University in 2005.