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Joseph A. Polak, Dutch rabbi, judge. Member Rabbinical Council American, Campus Ministry Association Boston University.

Background

Polak, Joseph A. was born on October 16, 1942 in The Hague, The Netherlands. Came to the United States, 1948. Son of Aaron and Ilonka (Hershenfield) Polak.

Education

Bachelor, Senior George Williams University, Montreal, 1964. Master of Arts, Rabbi, Rabbinical College Canada, Montreal, 1967. Doctor of Humane Letters, Boston University, 1995.

Career

Director, rabbi, Hillel Ohio University, Athens, 1967-1970, Boston University, since 1970. Chief justice Rabbinical Court Massachusetts, Boston, since 1996.

Membership

Member Rabbinical Council American, Campus Ministry Association Boston University.

Connections

Married Reizel Polak, December 15, 1979. Children: Yaakov, Esther Zissel, Ilonka. Children from previous marriage: Aaron, Rivka.

father:
Aaron Polak

mother:
Ilonka (Hershenfield) Polak

spouse:
Reizel Polak

child:
Yaakov Polak

child:
Esther Zissel Polak

child:
Ilonka Polak