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historian , religious organization administrator

Judith Fay Friedman Rosen, Religious organization administrator, historian. Avocations: travel, reading, swimming. F C. Scholar-in-residence March of the Living, Poland and Israel, 1994, delegate scholar American Zionist Movement, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 1995; research fellow CUNY Graduate School, New York City, since 1994; recipient Anne Frank award Jewish Cmty. Rels. Council, 1989.


Rosen, Judith Fay Friedman was born on January 30, 1952 in Cincinnati. Daughter of Gerald Manfred and Sue (Tyler-Theilheimer) Friedman.


Bachelor, Stern College Women, 1973. Master of Arts, Yeshiva University, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1992.


Special projects coordinator, YIVO Institute Jewish Studies, New York City, 1973-1975; research consultant, Displaycrafts for Museum Diaspora, Tel Aviv, Israel, 1974-1976, 76-78; program director, United Synagogue, New York City, 1985; interviewer, Survivors of the Shoa Foundation, 1994-1997; special correspondent, Long Island Jewish World, Queens, New York, since 1995; president, Control Queens Young Women's and Young Men's Hebrew Association, 1989-1996; chair board, Control Queens Young Women's and Young Men's Hebrew Association, since 1996. Member of advisory board Mid-East Forum and Middle-East Quarterly, New York City, since 1994. Member YIVO Institute Advanced Jewish Studies, New York City, since 1975.

Assistant professor Brooklyn College/CUNY, 1996-1998.


  • Avocations: travel, reading, swimming. F C.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (with others) Jewish Women in America: An Historical Encyclopedia, 1997.


Board directors United Jewish Appeal Domestic Steering Committee, 1991-1994, Federation Domestic Assembly, 1988-1994. Member Jewish Agency for Israel Committee, since 1994, Queens Regional Planning Commission, since 1990. Executive board Queens Community Board #6, since 1993.

Board directors Jewish Community Relations Council, New York City, since 1995, Queens Jewish Community Council, since 1995. Executive board Robert F. Kennedy Democratic Association, Queens, since 1992. Board of directors Central Queens History Society, since 1994.

Campaign chairman United Jewish Appeal Queens Women's Division, since 1997. Member Jewish Community Center Association (associate), Na'amat United States of America (board directors since 1983), Association Jewish Studies.


  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading, swimming.


Married Stuart Morris Rosen, February 16, 1975. Children: David Ephraim, Daniel Michael, Jeremy Dale.

Gerald Manfred Friedman

Sue (Tyler-Theilheimer) Friedman

Stuart Morris Rosen

Daniel Michael Rosen

Jeremy Dale Rosen

David Ephraim Rosen