director of professional development and placem dan judson meeting with students

Career Placement

Hebrew College offers inspiring rabbinic education, vibrant community and professional opportunities.

Our graduates currently serve as congregational rabbis in affiliated and independent congregations, Hillel rabbis and executive directors, hospital chaplains and organizational innovators in institutions across the country. Having successfully placed nearly all of our graduates, Hebrew College is a thriving enterprise in rabbinic education.

Placement Support

At Hebrew College, you are not alone in your job search. Rabbi Van Lanckton, Rab`09, Placement Adviser, working with Rabbi Dan Judson, helps students and graduates to prepare for and find the rabbinic position that is right for each of them.

  • Individualized Placement Support: The Placement Adviser provides alumni and students individualized support during job searches to find the right opportunity for each candidate.
  • Job-Search Skills: Our staff, along with other professionals with whom we work, help with drafting resumes and cover letters, preparing for interviews and negotiating contracts.

A Career with Meaning

Whether you are just starting out or looking for a career change to the rabbinate, Rabbinical School Dean Rabbi Dan Judson (pictured above) offers advice on the importance of choosing a career that feels useful and brings you meaning. Download his article for yourself or pass it on to family, friends and colleagues who may be exploring different career options.



Rabbi Dan Judson
Director, Professional Development and Placement