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Rabbi Elyse Winick '86
Usdan Student Center 50

Rabbi Elyse Winick '86


Elyse Winick '86

Rabbi Elyse Winick '86 serves as the Jewish chaplain for the university.

A Brandeis graduate and a former Brandeis Hillel staff member (1992-96), Winick holds a deep and abiding sense of love for the campus community. Working together with students across the religious spectrum, she aims to participate in the crafting of a textured and nuanced spiritual underpinning to the university's passionate commitment to truth, learning and justice.

Ordained by The Jewish Theological Seminary, Winick also serves as the associate director of KOACH: The Center for Conservative Judaism on Campus of The United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism.

She is married to David Small '86;  they have three children.