Dr. Victor A. Mirelman


  • The Rabbinic Mind
  • Jewish Theology
  • Sephardic History
  • Intergroup Relations
  • Modern Judaism


  • PhD, Columbia University, New York, NY
  • Rabbinic Ordination, Jewish Theological Seminary, New York, NY
  • MS, University of Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina


Dr. Victor A. Mirelman, a native of Argentina, has taught Jewish history at Spertus Institute for many years. Previously, Dr. Mirelman taught at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Columbia University, and the Jewish Theological Seminary. He is a leading expert in the history of the Jews in Latin America and published a definitive history of the Jews of Argentina.

Dr. Mirelman is rabbi emeritus of West Suburban Temple Har Zion in River Forest, IL.