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religious educator

Peter Jerome Haas, Religious educator. Ordained rabbi, 1974. Board of directors Jewish Federation Middle Tennessee, Nashville, since 1986. Served as chaplain United States Army, 1974-1977, with National Guard, since 1980. Member American Academy Religion, Society Biblical Literature, Society for Science Study Religion, Center Conference American Rabbis.

Background

Haas, Peter Jerome was born on November 29, 1947 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Eric and Marga (Schlamm) Haas.

Education

Bachelor, University Michigan, 1970. Master of Arts in Hebrew Literature, Hebrew Union College, Cincinnati, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, Brown University, 1981.

Career

Associate professor religious studies, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, since 1980.

Achievements

  • Ordained rabbi, 1974.

Works

Membership

Board of directors Jewish Federation Middle Tennessee, Nashville, since 1986. Served as chaplain United States Army, 1974-1977, with National Guard, since 1980. Member American Academy Religion, Society Biblical Literature, Society for Science Study Religion, Center Conference American Rabbis.

Connections

Married Lee A. Weitzenkorn, June 27, 1971. Children: Michelle, Aaron, Rebekah.

father:
Eric Haas

mother:
Marga (Schlamm) Haas

spouse:
Lee A. Weitzenkorn

child:
Michelle Haas

child:
Aaron Haas

child:
Rebekah Haas